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

Participation in Jacobson Cup diminishes

February 10, 2010

  By Sammy Roth Three years ago, all middle school students, faculty, staff and administrators were divided into four houses—Badgers, Ferrets, Otters and Polecats—beginning the annual...

Student radio station to begin broadcasting

October 19, 2009

By Austin Block KIIS FM, Star 98.7, KROQ and Jack FM are familiar names to music loving students who listen to the radio. If a group of middle school students continue in the direction they are moving,...

AP Proctors are College Board’s eyes and ears

May 26, 2009

By Erin Moy and Allegra Tepper As Jeff Wattenhoffer, a proctor for the AP English Language exam, strolled around the room keeping watch over the nearly 200 students finishing the test in Chalmers Lounge,...

Students walk to fight AIDS, juvenile diabetes

November 11, 2008

By Alex LeichengerMiddle school students walked to fight AIDS and diabetes in two fundraisers in the past month. Head of Community Service Victoria Goddard said 43 middle school students went to the AIDS...

Freshmen mentor middle school students to ease transition process

October 1, 2008

By Daniel Rothberg To ease the transition of new middle school students, ninth grade students have begun taking part in a school run big brother and sister program with the seventh grade. The program...

8th grader wins award for short western film

November 6, 2007

By Julie Barzilay For some, the third time’s the charm.  But when a school summer program gave Xochi Maberry-Gaulke ’12 and four other middle school students a chance to try movie-making,...

Two new coordinators to aid upper school deans

September 1, 2007

By Jennie Porter and Allegra Tepper Camille da Santos and Ryan Wilson have replaced Maureen Altman and are now the Upper School Dean Coordinators. Together, da Santos and Wilson will work with...

Houses finish year with games

May 30, 2007

By Carly Radist and Nikila Sri-Kumar “Ferret pride!” A pint-sized seventh grader yelled, sprinting down a hallway.“Ferrets are going to win the saltine cracker eating contest because they...

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