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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

Creating Community Connections

Creating Community Connections

Chronicle Staff August 28, 2018

As students and faculty members drove up Coldwater Canyon Ave. on the first day of school, they may have noticed a formerly prominent element missing from the front lawns of the neighboring homes—the...

Photo Illustration by Sam Ko

Like a Good Neighbor: Neighbors discuss previous expansion concerns

Jenny Li November 21, 2017

Bruce Killlingsworth never thought he would be placing signs protesting Harvard-Westlake on his lawn. As a child, he would routinely walk the two minutes up to Harvard School for Boys for a game of baseball...

Protestors gathered on Coldwater Canyon and Ventura Boulevard with signs and chanted

Neighbors protest parking structure proposal

Kaitlin Musante September 13, 2017

Neighbors gathered to protest the school’s parking structure proposal Tuesday morning. Save Coldwater Canyon, a neighborhood group that aims to preserve and protect Coldwater Canyon and its neighboring...

Cheer practice cut short due to complaints

Alex Goldstein October 27, 2016

Complaints from neighbors forced cheerleading practice to be cut short Oct. 14 during their scheduled practice time. The team was practicing for their Homecoming dance, which they performed the next...

School revises parking environmental report

Benjamin Most February 10, 2016

The school compiled a revised Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) Feb. 4 for the proposed Upper School parking garage construction project after reviewing documents at the request of City Council...

Area signs protesting the Harvard-Westlake Upper School's proposed parking structure project have been disappearing in recent months. Credit: Noa Schwartz/Chronicle

Neighbors file reports for missing lawn signs

Sammi Handler October 7, 2015

Save Coldwater Canyon! members and local residents have replaced signs protesting the school’s proposed parking garage after they were reportedly stolen in June, the latest incident in a string of alleged...

Barzdukas urges students to be good neighbors

Joe Levin November 5, 2014

Head of Upper School Audrius Barzdukas asked students to be good neighbors at Wednesday’s Upper School assembly, which was plagued by audio difficulties. A day after the Los Angeles Times ran an article...

Security enforces new policy to use track

December 14, 2011

By Michael Rothberg The security staff, in conjunction with the administration, will now require people not affiliated with Harvard-Westlake to carry identification cards when using the upper school track. Head...

Students across the Valley affected by heavy winds

December 3, 2011

By Maggie Bunzel This past week, windstorms of incredible strength hit the San Gabriel Valley, wiping out the power for thousands of people, and leaving students panicked in the midst of homework and...

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