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ESD replacement levy to appear on February ballot

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

December 26, 2017

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

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...

Studying smarter

Studying smarter

By Yannie Tran, Staff

April 27, 2017

Study Methods Taking notes by summarizing information from textbooks and class lectures into a person's own words is a starting place for studying, though it is usually something that is required for class rather than an extra resource. Furthermore, reading these notes out loud, or using similar stu...

How to: School spirit

How to: School spirit

By Semira Beraki, Staff

October 25, 2016

School spirit can be seen as the pride expressed in one’s school. Kimberly Nelson, a family and consumer science teacher, said, “our school spirit, being a celebration of who we are, is a big deal” and is important to the school community. At school events and assemblies, students show their...

What the Why-Fi?

By Mathew Hipolito

October 25, 2016

When students were handed their Chromebooks around the time that school started, they were also handed the only device capable of connecting to school Wi-Fi. The school disabled access to school Wi-Fi on personal devices effective this school year, largely because the school simply did not have enoug...

Why not get involved?

By Greg Schwab, Principal

April 19, 2016

This current political season has been fascinating to watch. I really think we are watching history unfold in our time as we see the Republican and Democratic candidates fight it out to win the nominations for their respective parties. But what does this mean for you here at MTHS? Why is any of this i...

Annual Celebrate Schools 5K brings in nearly $40,000 for ESD schools

Annual Celebrate Schools 5K brings in nearly $40,000 for ESD schools

By Paxtyn Merten, News Editor

October 6, 2013

Over 700 people participated in the Celebrate Schools 5K Fun Run on Oct. 5, raising $40,000 for the Edmonds School District. Of the 33 schools in the district, 31 were being represented by runners. With the largest turnout in the event's history, event coordinators ran out of event t-shirts. “...

Drumline wins big after annual Celebrate Schools 5K

Drumline wins big after annual Celebrate Schools 5K

By Paxtyn Merten, News Editor

October 6, 2013

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The MTHS Drumline concluded the Celebrate Schools 5K run with a bang when they inspired the loudest cheer of the crowd, winning the Battle of the Bands competition and $500. The competition featured Drumlines from four high schools: Mountlake Terrace, Meadowdale, Lynnwood and Edmonds Woodway. Many Terra...

Hawks rise above Grizzlies, win 2-0

Hawks rise above Grizzlies, win 2-0

By TK Johnson

September 19, 2013

Hawks soar 2-0 over Grizzlies Thursday night, the Mountlake Terrace Hawks Girls Soccer team took on the Glacier Peak Grizzlies at Lynnwood High School. The first half was filled with great defense from both the Hawks and the Grizzlies. In the 65th minute of the game Lily Hart knocks in the first goal ...

Meadowdale High School junior dies after collapsing in PE class

Meadowdale High School junior dies after collapsing in PE class

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief

September 13, 2013

A Meadowdale High School junior died earlier this morning after collapsing in a PE class. Matthew Truax was in his third period class when he collapsed and was unable to be revived by MHS staff, paramedics and hospital staff, according to MHS administrators. In a letter sent to MHS parents from...

VIDEO: Hawks’ first day of school

VIDEO: Hawks’ first day of school

By Denait Medhane

September 4, 2013

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lcmWQlIRsvU Some staff and students were asked on their back to school experience for the year 2013-2014.

Cuplin’s Journey: week 2

Cuplin’s Journey: week 2

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief

April 8, 2013

Sophomore and Hawkeye staff writer Stephen Cuplin is a now a foreign exchange student, living in Sapporo, Japan. He reflects on his first day of school and life so far away from home. Second Week, First day of school! Japan truly is a fantastic place, I see this more and more everyday. Everyone is...

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