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Watch live: Girls’ volleyball versus Marlborough tonight at 6 p.m.

Rian Ratnavale October 1, 2015

The Girls Volleyball team will take on Marlborough tonight in their first Mission League home game of the year. After a win at Notre Dame last Tuesday, the squad is 1-0 in league play, and 11-4 overall....

LaCour assumes athletic director post; Halpert fills baseball program head job

Jake Liker July 20, 2015

Matt LaCour has been named an athletic director, and Jared Halpert will be filling LaCour's job as baseball program head, Harvard-Westlake announced in a press release Monday morning. After a nine-year...

Fair kicks off Community Service Week

Jesse Nadel March 16, 2015

A Community Service Fair, book drive and various activities meant to better the community are highlights of Community Service week, which was organized by Community Council to make community service more...

Special Olympics reps challenge students to stop using R-word

Liz Yount March 16, 2015

Representatives of the Special Olympics of Southern California challenged sophomore students during class meeting to stop using the word “retarded” as an insult. Special Olympics Regional Director...

Chronicle finalist for best high school newspaper in California

Scott Nussbaum March 13, 2015

The 2014-2015 Chronicle print edition and website are finalists for best high school newspaper in California in the Better Newspaper Contest sponsored by the California Newspaper Publishers Association,...

Upper school hosts national debate challenge

Henry Vogel January 2, 2015

Many of the top debaters in the country gathered today on the upper school campus at a national Lincoln-Douglas tournament hosted by Harvard-Westlake. The event began with a small pre-tournament round...

Canned food drive to help needy families on Thanksgiving

Phoebe Sanders November 21, 2014

The Community Council will be collecting donations of canned vegetables on campus Monday. One bin will be located in the faculty lounge and the other on the quad. The school has committed to collect 500...

Geological survey begins on land for garage

Carly Berger September 29, 2014

Geotechnical engineers began conducting new borings on Harvard-Westlake’s property on the west side of Coldwater Canyon Monday. The school has been working to complete its environmental review to build...

Wolverines head to Homecoming with 44-10 win over Taft

Tyler Graham September 19, 2014

The Wolverines head into their Homecoming encounter with Westchester Sept. 27 after beating Taft 44-10 Sept. 19 to improve their record to 2-1. Marshal Cohen '16 started for the first time this season,...

90-minute exams before winter break to replace midterms

Jake Saferstein May 28, 2014

Mid-year assessments will replace midterms next year and will be held in December the week before winter break. There will be two 90-minute exams each day. "This decision was trying to be sensitive to...

Students receive fellowships to travel abroad

Nikta Mansouri May 28, 2014

Six students will travel abroad this summer as the 2014 Harvard-Westlake Global Fellows, selected by a faculty selection committee. The students will travel to Cameroon, China, Spain, Korea and Mexico. Annelise...

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