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 […]

Security upgrades cameras around upper school campus

By Daniel Kim The security cameras in the quad were upgraded to newer and more sensitive cameras during winter break and over the last couple of weeks. “These upgraded cameras are a little more sensitive and detailed at night,” Head of Security Jim Crawford said. “They give bigger pictures, clearer pictures. They’re mainly for nights […]

2 security officers man guardhouses

By Julie Barzilay Security Officers Johnny Jones and Mark Geiger have assumed the full-time responsibility of manning the security kiosks at the lower and upper entrances of the school on weekdays.  Jones returned to Harvard-Westlake two weeks ago, resuming a post he held part time for seven months last year.  He is joining the school […]