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  • Mock Trial team competes at Los Angeles County Mock Trial Competition

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    Mock Trial team competes at Los Angeles County Mock Trial Competition

  • HWSAA hosts kids costume party

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    HWSAA hosts kids costume party

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    Swiftie Flex Day

  • Guest Speaker Jeffrey Abrams presents at webinar combatting antisemitism

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    Guest Speaker Jeffrey Abrams presents at webinar combatting antisemitism

  • Members of Peer Tutoring meet in the Learning Center.

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    Peer Tutoring expands offerings

  • Members the HW Parent Association pose at their booth on the quad.

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    HWPA hosts Halloween Senior Appreciation event

  • Former team captain Jameson McMullen 19 poses for his swim team photo.

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    Remembering Jameson McMullen ’19

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    Jewish activist Ben Freeman speaks on antisemitism

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    Captain America: Student by Day, Soccer Star by Night

  • Students are lacking spirit, which leads them to forget how enjoyable the school community can be.

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    Stepping up our Spirit

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Slipping Through the Safety Net: Students deal with lower acceptance rates at universities

Kaitlin Musante April 26, 2018

Lucy* ’18 sat with her friend in a near-empty McDonald’s, silently sipping her drink. As she refreshed her email, her heart sank. The word “rejection” flashed across the screen, informing her that...

High Stakes: Chapter 1

September 1, 2010

By Catherine Wang  Zoe: the Artist Meet Zoe*, one of five seniors ready to share her tale of the college admissions process to Chronicle readers in the next eight issues. Zoe has wanted to...

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