Ready for Anything: Some Students Learn Self-Defense

Ready for Anything: Some Students Learn Self-Defense

No longer willing to put up with being bullied in preschool and elementary school, Kathryn Tian ’17 and her family looked to martial arts as a way for her to defend herself when she was seven years old.   “One of the kids […] tried to stab me in the eye with a stick on […]

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 […]