The Hawkeye

Terrace’s own rocketeer

By Nina Otebele, Hawkeye Staff

June 22, 2019

Some people believe that high school doesn’t help individuals grow and learn more about the world around them, but this is certainly not the case for Austin Thiessen. From being a shy and   introverted student in his freshman year, to an extroverted rocketry enthusiast in his senior year, Thiess...

Chea paves the way for TSA

By Nicole Francois, Hawkeye Staff

June 19, 2019

If it weren’t for his dad, senior Reiden Chea would have never come to MTHS. Chea made the decision in eighth grade to go to Edmonds-Woodway for the International Baccalaureate program, but it was his father that objected and told him about the variety of exclusive resources and opportunities that the MTHS...

A Mother’s Love: Chapter 1

By Lin Miyamoto, Hawkeye Staff

June 18, 2019

Chapter 1: “The words flew out of her mouth like bullets, ready to shoot down anything I was about to say. My ears were already numb from all her screaming, so the plate crashing into the wall just above my head didn't bother me that much. ¨See what you've done now?! You insensitive little brat...

In focus: the Class of 2014

In focus: the Class of 2014

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief

June 13, 2014

As the graduates of the Class of 2014 move on to the next chapter in their lives, we look back on their triumphs and origins. See the MTHS graduating class like you've never seen it before. Using the different tabs and controls below, you can explore the post high school plans of the Class of 2014....

Kayla Wheeler: Nothing she can’t do

Kayla Wheeler: Nothing she can’t do

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief

June 13, 2014

Whether she’s assembling a rocket for rocketry club, delivering a monologue on stage, tinkering with parts for robotics, speaking Spanish to build her fluency, studying for her AP classes or doing laps in the pool, senior Kayla Wheeler is a true Renaissance woman. And she’s doing it despite all odds. Born...

Calvin Martin: Acting, performing, kumquats and meteorites

By Maxine Taylor, Lifestyle Editor

June 11, 2014

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eEvFvUN6QYA Calvin Martin’s enthusiasm, height, and refined wardrobe makes him stand out in a crowd amongst the hundreds of students at MTHS. His theatrical debut began in sixth grade, when Martin decided to audition for one of Terrace Park Middle School’s plays,...

Katie Beth Higgins: Education for the next generation

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor

June 11, 2014

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gUH5Jy_3vCU From building robots, to promoting STEM, to competitive Irish dancing, Katie Beth Higgins is dynamic and varied in her passions and talents. At the end of the year, Higgins will receive more than just her high school diploma; an Honors Scholar Diploma,...

Mykhailo Verlan: Verlan’s violin gives grace to Terrace ears

By Paxtyn Merten, News Editor

June 11, 2014

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GNjl7lXSs7Q Whether it escapes from his bow, his fingertips, or the back of his throat, the music that streams from senior Mykhailo Verlan is mesmerizing. Verlan’s violin has brought him a long ways since he was an 11-year-old boy taking lessons from his sister....

Yoel Tekle: basketball an outlet for talented Tekle

Yoel Tekle: basketball an outlet for talented Tekle

By Andrew Kim

June 11, 2014