Schuhl to teach, coach at Thacher School

After 16 years of teaching at the school, science teacher Dietrich Schuhl will be leaving Harvard-Westlake at the end of this year to work at the Thacher School in Ojai, Calif. At Thatcher, he will coach the school’s track, soccer and climbing teams in addition to teaching and advising in the classroom. During his time […]

MUN travels to Georgetown for conference

Eight students from the Model United Nations club traveled to Washington D.C. to attend the Northern American Invitational Model United Nations conference Feb. 15-18. Over 3,300 high school delegates from the United States, China and England competed at the conference and students from Georgetown University, where the conference was hosted, acted as the conference’s committee […]

In the eye of the storm: Debaters snowed in

The bomb cyclone, an East Coast snowstorm, caused the cancellation of a portion of the Newark Invitational debate tournament, which two students attended from Jan. 5-7. Lauren Morganbesser ’19 and Chronicle staff writer Alexandra Mork ’20 took part in both the tournament and in the invitation-only Round Robin tournament which had been scheduled to take […]

Prefects send out Homecoming notice

The Prefect Council sent a save-the-date email to all upper school students Sept. 26 announcing that this year’s Homecoming Formal will take place Oct. 21. The dance will start at 7 p.m. and will run until 11 p.m, and will include a variety of different activities for students, sophomore prefect and Homecoming Council member Grace […]

Faculty and staff elect Holmes-Chuba to represent

History teacher Katherine Holmes-Chuba will begin her tenure as the Upper School Dean of Faculty and Staff after working at Harvard-Westlake for over 30 years. The Upper School Dean of Faculty and Staff represents the faculty and staff on the Faculty Academic Committee, coordinates meetings and is responsible for sending congratulatory gifts to faculty and […]