The student news site of The Harker School.

Harker Aquila

The student news site of The Harker School.

Harker Aquila

The student news site of The Harker School.

Harker Aquila

Sharanya Balaji

Sharanya Balaji, Editor-In-Chief

Sharanya Balaji (12) is the Editor-In-Chief for Harker Aquila and has been on staff for the past three years. Additionally, during her freshman year she was a reporter for the yearbook TALON. Sharanya has attended two journalism conferences - 2013 Journalism Education Association/National Scholastic Press Association (JEA/NSPA) State Convention in Sacramento, California, where she was recognized for her write-off entry, and the 2014 NSPA Fall Convention in D.C. Along with reporting and editing, Sharanya is also a professional Indian classical dancer and teacher at her dance company located in Cupertino and Morgan Hill. Sharanya is also the founder of the organization, STEAMForward, which is designed to not only provide arts programs for underprivileged and disadvantaged schools but also incorporate engaging academic activities in their after school curricula. Besides hunting down ledes and tracking sources, she enjoys watching White Collar, choreographing crazy dances, and laughing with family and friends.

All content by Sharanya Balaji

Keller’s Korner

November 20, 2015
Keller prepares the Varsity boys basketball team for the next quarter of a game in January of 2015. Keller is also the head coach of the team.

Keller’s Korner

October 24, 2015
ARCTIC POST Edward Sheu (12) mails a letter from the northermost post office in the world. In July, 12 students embarked on an expedition to research the effects of climate change on the Arctic environment and habitat.

On top of the world

September 2, 2015

Day Fourteen

August 11, 2015

Day Twelve

August 3, 2015

Day Eleven

August 1, 2015

Day Ten

August 1, 2015
Picture Eight

Day Four

July 24, 2015
Picture Six

Day Three

July 24, 2015

Day Seven

July 24, 2015

Day Six

July 24, 2015

Day Five

July 24, 2015

Day Two

July 24, 2015

Day One

July 15, 2015
Student council representatives discuss the dress code change with Dean of Students Kevin Williamson on Aug. 13. The meeting helped establish the reason for the change and suggest alternatives.

Dress code reversal

August 31, 2014
The map shows my car ride from my house to school. This time serves as my mindful minutes for the day.

The Calm Car Ride

March 27, 2014
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