School starts using breathalyzers

The school has purchased breathalyzers for the security department to keep students safe when it suspects they are intoxicated, Head of Upper School Audrius Barzdukas said. “[The breathalyzers] are there as a tool that’s nice to have if you need them,” Barzdukas said. The school security guards, who work for a third party company hired […]

Squad nationally ranked entering league

The boys’ tennis team has defeated three top teams en route to its undefeated 4-0 record going into its non-league matchup against San Marino today at 3 p.m. See www.hwchronicle.com for all the details. The squad is expecting to win its 18th consecutive Mission League title because the real competition comes from non-league schools in […]

Girls' season ends after semifinal loss to Oaks Christian in State Playoffs

The girls’ basketball team’s season ended tonight after losing to Oaks Christian 56-48 in the semifinals of CIF State Playoffs. Oaks Christian, playing on its home court, had control of the game from the start and built a 19-point lead heading into the fourth quarter. Despite making a run in the final minutes, the Wolverines’ came […]

Girls' basketball faces St. Anthony Saturday night in state quarter finals

Girls’ basketball plays St. Anthony Saturday night at 6 p.m. in Long Beach. The girls advanced to the quarter finals of the CIF State Playoffs Thursday with a 63-53 victory over Immanuel High School in Reedley. Harvard-Westlake relied on 16-point performances from both Lindsay Tse ’16 and Jayla Ruffus-Milner ’18. After jumping out to a 7-0 […]

Girls end playoffs in hard-fought semifinal loss

The girls’ basketball team was eliminated from the CIF Division 4-AA Playoffs in a hard-fought 63-61 semifinal loss to Bishop Montgomery Saturday night in Taper Gym. Despite not making the finals of its divisional playoff bracket, the team is still in contention to receive a bid for State Playoffs. The score remained close from start to […]

Student actors chosen for Playwrights Festival

A full cast list and rehearsal room schedule for the Playwrights Festival was announced by performing arts teacher Christopher Moore in an email Monday to all of the auditioning students. Sixty-five roles were available to the 26 boys and 55 girls who auditioned. Because a specific number of boys and girls were needed, 21 girls were cut, […]