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The Path from Public to Private: Students matriculating from public schools reflect on the transition to Harvard-Westlake

Josie Abugov October 11, 2017

As Josue Gutierrez ’18 gazed out the window on the long bus ride home after his first day of ninth grade at Harvard-Westlake, he felt stunned and overwhelmed. Basketball tryouts. Nine periods every day....

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Faded Innocence: The Social Transition to the Upper School

Danielle Spitz December 5, 2016

It was only a matter of minutes before Olivia* ’19 lost track of her friends. She tried yelling their names above the blasting music and locating them among the sea of Red Solo Cups, but eventually gave...

Seniors to take seminars instead of regular classes

Chronicle Staff April 27, 2010

By Mary-Rose Fissinger Thursday, May 20, is Senior Transition Day. The day features several different offerings of Senior Seminars, which focus on everything from managing money to sex. The seniors...

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