Harvard-Westlake partners with HYPE

Helping Young People Excel (HYPE) will hold a “friend-raiser” on Oct. 15 to celebrate successes from the past year and honor supporters. Harvard-Westlake has partnered with the organization, which helps send talented, low-income students to independent schools in the Los Angeles area, for six years. Sara Hernandez, a Los Angeles Unified School District middle school […]

Don’t make us empty promises

Semiformal had hype. That’s one reason it was popular, and a big reason it’s been missed. At the opening ceremony on the first day of school this September, the Prefects ushered us into the school year by telling us that we are the students who get to establish a lasting tradition that we really want. […]