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Upper school holds first spirit rally of 2017-2018 school year

Upper school holds first spirit rally of 2017-2018 school year

by Tiffany Wong, Aquila News Editor

Students and faculty gathered on Davis Field today for the 2017-2018 school year’s first spirit rally, which marked the conclusion of this week’s Spirit Week. The juniors, sophomores and freshmen convened between their respective class color ...

September 22, 2017No Comments

School meeting recap 9/21

School meeting recap 9/21

September 21, 2017

To start off the meeting, Dean of Students Kevin Williamson briefly spoke about safety during the morni...

Actors, vocalists and dancers participate in early auditions for spring musical 42nd Street

Actors, vocalists and dancers participate in early auditions for spring musical 42nd Street

September 21, 2017

Auditions for the spring musical, “42nd Street,” brought students of all grades together today an...

Spirit Night kicks off Homecoming week preparations

Spirit Night kicks off Homecoming week preparations

September 15, 2017

Spirit Night invited students to paint the finishing touches on their class eagles in preparation for...

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Homecoming highlights: This week’s best moments

Homecoming highlights: This week’s best moments

by Nicole Chen, Aquila Features Editor

Students from all four grades painted class eagles on Spirit Night last week in preparation for Homecoming week. Sophomores received first place, the juniors and seniors tied for second and the freshman got third place.   Lead by Chemis...

September 22, 2017No Comments

Icicles: A new take on ice cream

Icicles: A new take on ice cream

September 20, 2017

Walking into Icicles, ice-cream lovers are instantly greeted with the sight of skilled workers making ice cream with ease. Imp...

Memoir Monday: The happiest place on earth

Memoir Monday: The happiest place on earth

September 18, 2017

The navy blue color of the sign accentuates the glowing silver plates that read “California Institute of the Arts” in all caps. Seven girls stand in front of the sign, arms li...

How to prepare for disasters in California

How to prepare for disasters in California

September 16, 2017

A tree was struck by lightning Monday evening. While the fire caused wasn’t large, teachers communicated to each other to c...

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Boys’ varsity water polo wins close match against Lynbrook

Boys’ varsity water polo wins close match against Lynbrook

by Eric Fang, Winged Post Global Editor

Varsity boys’ water polo beat Lynbrook 9-8 in a close match yesterday afternoon at home.   Lynbrook began the game strong with a 4-1 lead at the end of the first quarter....

September 14, 2017No Comments

Varsity football wins against Santa Clara in third win of the season

Varsity football wins against Santa Clara in third win of the season

September 10, 2017

Varsity girls’ volleyball loses against Valley Christian High School

Varsity girls’ volleyball loses against Valley Christian High School

September 7, 2017

JV and varsity girls’ volleyball teams score victories against Westmont

JV and varsity girls’ volleyball teams score victories against Westmont

September 2, 2017

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Siemens Competition extends deadline in light of natural disasters

Siemens Competition extends deadline in light of natural disasters

by Katherine Zhang, STEM Editor

The Siemens Competition announced this morning that it would be extending its deadline to Sept. 25, six days after the original deadline, in order to accommodate for students ...

September 14, 2017No Comments

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft to descend into Saturn’s atmosphere

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft to descend into Saturn’s atmosphere

September 14, 2017

Tip of the iceberg

Tip of the iceberg

September 8, 2017

Summer research brings new opportunities

Summer research brings new opportunities

September 8, 2017

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The student news site of The Harker School.
The student news site of The Harker School.