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An inventory checkoff of school sheds

An inventory checkoff of school sheds

By Nina Pavlovic, Hawkeye Staff

March 23, 2018


Filed under News, School News

Right outside of the softball field here at MTHS, there are two sheds that hold emergency supplies. These supplies are supposed to be used to not only sustain students and staff in the case of natural disasters, but also to shelter students and staff from the harsh weather if people were ever forced out ...

ESD passes replacement levy to maintain educational operations

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

February 19, 2018


Filed under News, recent, School News

Preliminary election results from the Snohomish County special election which took place on Tuesday, Feb. 13 show the Edmonds School District (ESD) Replacement School Programs and Operations Levy passing with 54.33 percent voter approval as of Feb. 19. School district levies require over 50 percent ...

Hall pass regulations tightened to prevent fire alarms

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 11, 2018


Filed under News, School News

Staff and administration now require students to sign out on a sheet when using a hall pass during class time. They enacted this measure in response to the four fire alarms set off in January, none of which were attributed to an actual fire. Fire alarms rang on Jan. 10, 11, 23 and 24. The latter two occur...

TSA takes home honors from regional competitions

TSA takes home honors from regional competitions

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

January 31, 2018


Filed under News, School News, STEM, Technology, TSA

The MTHS Technology Student Association (TSA) hosted their first regional competition on Saturday, Jan. 13 at MTHS. Students from five schools inside and outside of the district competed in events at the competition, with 11 MTHS students taking top three positions. The event featured competitions in Ex...

Funding, class sizes requirements cause scheduling problems

Funding, class sizes requirements cause scheduling problems

By Ian Dortsch, Staff

January 19, 2018


Filed under Feature, News, School News, Uncategorized

Schools tend to have problems with class sizes, and MTHS is no exception. Even this year, the school had problems with organizing the classes students will be taking, some of which you might’ve heard about or experienced yourself. While it may not seem like it, class sizes affect everyone. Because of the amoun...

The revised Constitution

The revised Constitution

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

January 19, 2018


Filed under ASB elections, Feature, News, School News

The Associated Student Body (ASB) proposed amendments to the ASB constitution in an email sent out schoolwide on Jan. 3. The amendment process began over the summer of 2017 when the six officers of the schoolwide Executive ASB — known as “Big 6”—  decided the constitution needed updates to more c...

C Team Triumphs

By Sarah Davis, Sports Co-Editor

January 19, 2018


Filed under News, School News, Sports

Terrace men’s basketball is seeing one success after another with the varsity and JV teams dominating both this season and last. That also includes the Terrace C-team as they are winning against many opposing C-teams. Last year’s C-team was strong, with an ending record of 15-3. This year’s t...

A powerful start to the robotics season

By Teresa Bonilla, TEMPO Graphics and Design Editor

January 16, 2018


Filed under News, School News, STEM, Technology, The425

On January 6 at 7 a.m., about 1,000 people gathered in the Terraceum for the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) kickoff. Each year, a new FRC challenge is issued, and kickoff is the international time and date when the challenge is released. The only information teams have before kickoff is the name of the...

Consecutive fire alarms allegedly caused by smoking or vaping

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

January 12, 2018


Filed under News, School News

On Thursday, Jan. 11 during fifth period at approximately 12:30 in the afternoon, the fire alarm was triggered for the second time in the past two days. The day before, a fire alarm also went off during first period at 7:50 in the morning. Both fire alarms were triggered by smoke detectors at different...

ESD replacement levy to appear on February ballot

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

December 26, 2017


Filed under News, School News, The425

The Edmonds School District (ESD) will hold an election Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, for a ballot measure to raise a Replacement School Programs and Operations Levy. The levy would directly fund classrooms across the district and support programs for ESD students. It will carry the title of “Proposition No....

Former MTHS English teacher dies at 63

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

December 25, 2017


Filed under News, School News

Former MTHS English and social studies teacher Gaynelle Derr died in December 2017 at the age of 63. Derr taught at MTHS for 11 years until her retirement in 2015 for medical reasons. In those 11 years, Derr developed special relationships with fellow staff and her students, who were both Advanced Placemen...

Malfunction sets off fire alarm during third period

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

December 4, 2017


Filed under News, School News

A fire alarm sounded throughout the MTHS campus today, Dec. 4, at around 9:30 a.m., in the middle of third period. Staff members directed students to evacuate the building and wait with their PASS class on the football field behind the school until the building was declared safe to enter. Students re-ente...

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