An effort to help

Moving from my old school to Harvard-Westlake was a tremendous change for me. I went from attending a small charter school no one had heard of to the nationally recognized institution of Harvard-Westlake. When I think back to when I moved from my old school to Harvard-Westlake, I only remember how excited I was to […]

To get Bs or not to get Bs

To get Bs or not to get Bs

We have all heard about what it means to be a second semester senior — cutting class, skipping homework and maybe even failing a test or two. In other words, checking out. Many people think of “senioritis” as a rite of passage, something earned after years of intense work, culminating in a few crazy months […]

At our school, safety comes before anything else

At our school, safety comes before anything else

One of the things that sets Harvard-Westlake apart from almost every other school is its unbelievably safe environment. You can leave your laptop or phone unattended with full confidence that it will be there when you return. You can save a seat in the library by leaving your backpack there. Most lockers do not even […]