Seniors to be inducted into National Cum Laude society

Fifty-seven seniors in the top 20 percent of the Class of 2016’s Grade Point Average range will be inducted into the National Cum Laude society. Cum Laude Society, Harvard-Westlake Chapter List of Inductees, 2016 Javier Eduardo Arango Nicole Angela Araya Zachary Irving Belateche Brandon H. Bergsneider William Richard Burford, Jr. Cameron Emanuel Cabo Emma Anne […]

To the class of 2016 in the perspective of a senior

To the class of 2016 in the perspective of a senior

The Friday that first semester ended I anticipated the festivities and none-too-rare screams of “SENIOR SEASON,” but the crippling realization that in less than six months I will leave the life I’ve known for the past six years crept up on me faster than every term paper and essay I’ve ever written. After high school, […]

31 seniors named National Merit Semifinalists

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced Wednesday the names of 16,000 National Merit Semifinalists across the country, including 31 students from Harvard-Westlake. The semifinalists are the students whose 2015 PSAT scores comprise their respective states’ top one percent. California’s selective index, which is the state-specific cutoff minimum PSAT score needed to achieve semifinalist status, is […]