The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

I’ll miss my family in Weiler Hall

Noa Yadidi May 28, 2014

I had a vague memory of what I had written - something about being weirded out that future me would know the consequences of all my choices so far. As all my friends slowly got their letters we wrote in...

Commons addresses parent concerns

Noa Yadidi May 28, 2014

President Rick Commons and Head of School Jeanne Huybrechts have invited parents of African-American students to a dinner June 4 at the home of Maria and Jeff Harleston (Miles ’15, Zachary ’17) to...

Upper School shuts gates after local robbery

Noa Yadidi May 8, 2014

The Los Angeles Police Department is conducting an ongoing investigation of a robbery that took place at the Verizon Wireless store on Ventura Boulevard Thursday around noon, LAPD Media Relations Officer...

96 percent value academics, but only 55 percent enjoy classes, study finds

Noa Yadidi April 30, 2014

Although almost all upper school students find their academics valuable, only half find them enjoyable and only a slight majority of students are satisfied and not distressed, according to the workload...

315 new students to enroll for 2014-2015 year

Noa Yadidi April 30, 2014

A total of 315 new students will enroll for the 2014-2015 school year from a total of 1,094 applications across grades 7-11, Assistant Director of Admission Melanie Leon said. Two new students were admitted...

Workload committee finishes analyzing data, begins proposal process at meeting

Noa Yadidi March 19, 2014

The workload study committee finished analyzing the data from the workload study and began formulating proposals at its meeting March 13. The proposals will draw from the over 60-page report on the findings...

President sets date for mission statement

Noa Yadidi March 19, 2014

President Rick Commons has set an end-of-year target to release the new mission statement he has been working on since December. He plans to meet with alumni on April 9 and hold an official meeting with...

2 students to receive Iberian, Latin-American Studies Fellowship for summer immersion

Noa Yadidi March 19, 2014

Two students will be awarded the new Iberian and Latin-American Studies Fellowship this spring for summer studies in the Spanish-speaking world, Head of School Jeanne Huybrechts announced in an email to...

Fellowship to send two teachers to India

Noa Yadidi March 19, 2014

Two members of the faculty can apply to travel together to India through the India Exploration and Immersion Faculty Fellowship sponsored by the Harvard-Westlake Cultural Heritage and Arts of India Club...

Separate Prefect Council and the Honor Board

Noa Yadidi March 19, 2014

I’ve been waiting since August to write this column. I’ve been waiting for the right time, looking for the right news peg to naturally spark what I’ve always had swirling around in my head. I haven’t...

Dancing Shoes

Noa Yadidi March 19, 2014

March Wild Arts

Noa Yadidi March 19, 2014

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