Wednesday deadline for Community Council applicants

Applications for positions on next year’s Community Council were emailed to sophomores and juniors Friday. “The Council works with faculty advisers to direct, research, coordinate, implement, and approve Harvard-Westlake’s community service activities,” the message from Chaplain Father J. Young and Director of Student Affairs Jordan Church read. “The students selected for this position will have […]

Honor Board introduces class meeting discussions, eliminates email case reports

In an effort to make the Honor Board more transparent and centralize its place in the community, all Honor Board cases will continue to be presented and discussed during class meetings, as they were in the class meetings this past cycle. The change has been in the works since last year, when both Prefect Council […]

Annual chapel Christmas service features singing, readings

Readings from the Bible and choral offerings from the middle school Madrigals highlighted Sunday night’s traditional Christmas service in St. Saviour’s Chapel. One student council member from each grade, as well as Parents’ Association Head Becky Prange (Marco Marenzi ’17 and Alesandra Marenzi ’12), Head of School Jeanne Huybrechts and President Rick Commons read a […]

Price of prom tickets increases by $15

The price of prom tickets has been raised from $100 to $115 because the cost of producing prom has risen in expense over the last couple years. Director of Student Affairs Jordan Church and Father J. Young proposed the idea to Student Council, who agreed with the proposal, although they have been trying for many […]

Service guidelines to change

Students will no longer be required to complete community service with at least three other Harvard-Westlake students, but the service requirement has been doubled to 12 hours. These changes are due to a new community service policy that will go into effect in the upcoming school year. “We feel that the new requirement will give […]