The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Convocation schedule, seating map announced

Jensen Pak August 22, 2013

Head of Upper School Audrius Barzdukas announced a special schedule in an email to all upper school students, in addition to a map of the seating arrangement, for the opening convocation on Ted Slavin...

Graduates to lose access to email

Lauren Sonnenberg June 12, 2013

Students from the class of 2013 will no longer have access to their Harvard-Westlake email accounts as of Oct. 15. In an email sent to the recently graduated seniors, Director of Alumni Relations Susan...

Chamber Singers perform at Dodgers game

Michael Sugerman June 3, 2013

The Chamber Singers sang the National Anthem at the Los Angeles Dodgers game against the San Diego Padres June 3. The game aired on Fox Sports West. The ensemble wore "Justin Carr Wants World Peace"...

Deans, teachers rebuke attempted senior food fight

Noa Yadidi May 31, 2013

Deans and teachers shut down an attempted food fight seniors tried to hold as a final senior prank on the last day of school, May 29. They confiscated water balloons, water guns, silly string and food...

Late sign-ups turned away from Senior Retreat

Aaron Lyons May 27, 2013

Due to overcapacity, seniors who did not fulfill the necessary sign up requirements on time will not be able to attend Senior Retreat.  The forms, which were to be submitted electronically, were...

GLI sale raises $855 for Pakistan school

Marcella Park May 24, 2013

The  Girls Learn International club made flyers and held a bake sale May 24, working to raise awareness about rape culture and finishing the day with $855. The money from the bake sale will pay for tuition,...

Students vote for George Coleman Edwards award recipient

Lauren Sonnenberg May 8, 2013

Juniors and sophomores have until May 10 to vote for one of nine seniors in the running for the George Coleman Edwards award. The award is given to a senior nominated by faculty and chosen by students...

College Board to enforce SAT security procedures starting Oct. 6

September 27, 2012

By Claire Goldsmith The College Board implemented new security procedures that require students taking the SAT to complete a four-step identification check before they can be admitted to the test. The...

Honor Board procedure to change

September 4, 2012

By David Lim and Michael Rothberg The administration has imposed two changes on the Honor Board system this year in what new Head of School Audrius Barzdukas said was an effort to promote transparency. The...

Service deadline extended for delinquent students

May 15, 2012

By Michael Sugerman Roughly 80 students failed to fulfill the community service requirement by the May 7 deadline. Head of School Harry Salamandra will send an email to the delinquent students offering...

Math course to add online component

February 8, 2012

By Anabel Pasarow Starting next year, one Trigonometry and Functions class will have part of the classwork online as part of a pilot program. There will be daily online lectures and students can then...

Magazine publishes sophomore’s writing

November 18, 2011

By Lauren Siegel At age 15, Julia Aizuss ’14 is already a published writer and the author of three novels. High school magazine Polyphony H.S. published Aizuss’ short story, "The Grand...

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