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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Tommy Park ’22 poses with best friend Ethan Rose ’22 after a Katy Perry themed ask, complete with a performance of her song Firework, red body paint and tear-away pants.

Students plan elaborate asks for Homecoming dates

Allegra Drago October 8, 2021

As the school’s Homecoming Formal approaches, students have been asking ways to ask their peers to be their dates. From mock college commitment, covering a par in post-its and personalized musical performances,...

Head Fanatics pose by the bleachers while they cheer on the football team against Mary Star of the Sea High School.

Homecoming 2021 features various attractions and varsity wins

Chloe Park October 6, 2021

The school community celebrated Homecoming on Ted Slavin Field on October 2. This year's homecoming involved the traditional festivities organized by the school, Parents Association and various student...

Illustration Credit: Sydney Fener

The Mittle-man on Campus: Seeking Oscar-Worthy Date for Pivotal High School Experience

Sarah Mittleman, Opinion Editor September 20, 2021

‘The Mittle-man on Campus’ is a satirical column centered around high school clichés and the teenage experience. None of the articles in this column are representative of the opinions of The Chronicle...

(left to right) Penny Juarez 21, Maya Harbour 21 and Tatiana Washington 21 cheer for athletes during the Homecoming soccer game Friday.

Seniors celebrate during the Homecoming soccer game

Tanisha Gunby May 3, 2021

Seniors gathered at the upper school campus for music, cheering, food trucks and ice cream during the Homecoming soccer game Friday. Head Prefect Jonathan Cosgrove '21 said the mix of food trucks, music,...

Wide Receiver AJ Holmes 22 catches a pitch against St. Genevieve High School. The Wolverines won 27-21.

Football edges past St. Genevieve High School at homecoming

Kyle Reims October 14, 2019

The football team defeated St. Genevieve High School 27-21 at homecoming Saturday night, bringing its season record up to 3-5. The team started the game well, with two early touchdowns leading to a 14-0...

Nico Tierney 20 surveys the pool in the match against Newport High School. Credit: Sandra Koretz/Chronicle

Boys’ Water Polo loses first game of season

Jaidev Pant October 13, 2019

Boys Water Polo lost to Newport Harbor High School on Oct 12, marking its first loss of the season and bringing their overall record to 17-1. Previous Matchups  The match was the third game this season...

Saddleridge Fire Leads to Evacuations, Changes in Homecoming Plans

Tanisha Gunby October 13, 2019

Following two days of uncertainty surrounding the effects of the Saddleridge fire on the air quality at the school, the administration proceeded with the Homecoming varsity football game and celebrations...

Illustration by Sam Ko 19 and Kyra Hudson 20.

‘Tis the Season: Dating in High School

Zoe Redlich December 12, 2018

As Noah Aire ’20 scrolled through Amazon to find holiday gifts for his father, he quickly became overwhelmed by the flood of advertisements promoting gifts for significant others. After a few more minutes...

Running back Sultan Daniels 19 dodges Saints defenders during Homecoming victory. Photo credit: Ryan Albert/Chronicle

Football beats St. Anthony in first league game

Keila McCabe September 29, 2018

Football beat St. Anthony 28-21 tonight on Homecoming in their first league game of the season making their overall record 4-3 and 1-0 league record. Marshall Howe '21 started the game as quarterback...

Photo Illustration by Kristin Kuwada and Kate Schrage

Farewell to Formalities

Nicole Kim October 16, 2017

When Marc Novicoff ’18 walked onto the quad after his eighth period class, he was immediately led to a chair in the middle of a crowd on the quad. Awaiting his arrival in the center of all the commotion...

HW Football Homecoming

HW Football Homecoming

Pavan October 15, 2017

HW Varsity Football played during the HW Homecoming festival. Click the picture above for more pictures by Astor Wu, Noah Aire, and Pavan Tauh.

Prefects send out Homecoming notice

Sarah Reiff October 13, 2017

The Prefect Council sent a save-the-date email to all upper school students Sept. 26 announcing that this year’s Homecoming Formal will take place Oct. 21. The dance will start at 7 p.m. and will run...

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