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The 2017 Napa Valley Film Festival Experience

HAWK NEWS STAFF | November 25, 2017

          From November 8-12, several Eyes of the Hawk reporters were invited to participate in the Teen Press experience at the Napa Valley Film Festival.  It is often difficult to get up close and personal with movie industry celebrities, but these students had the opportunity to interview many of the actors and directors whose films were featured in competition. This week of food, wine, and film brings many cinema enthusiasts to the Valley. The following are personal accounts ...

Dress Code – Yes? or No?

MARIN HARTLESS and SOPHIA NAIBURG

November 25, 2017

The students at Harvest Middle School have many opinions on the dress code. To them, there are many ups and downs to it.  Dyana stated that “(with a dress code people will) dress more appropriately.”  That said, students see downsides to it as well.  Alyssa addressed the disadvantages of not being able to wear some of her clothes, “I feel limited and unable to express myself.” The students that have volunteered to be interviewed had different...

How Do You Get To School?

JOE COLLAR and JIMMY GUDINO

October 29, 2017

          Obviously, getting to school is very important, and every student gets to class differently, from parents dropping you off, riding the bus, to walking, biking, or skating. But the way students get to school is slowly changing.            Within the span of one generation, the percentage of teens walking or bicycling to school has dropped extravagantly, from about 50% in 1970 to just 16% in 2006. Though, this might be ...

This Year’s Favorite Classes at HMS

FRIDA DIAZ-ESQUIVEL and JEMMA CEJA DELGADO

October 5, 2017

A new year at Harvest and that means new classes! The students at Harvest Middle School are ready to start a new school year with new teachers, new friends, and new classes. Students have received new classes and most likely a new favorite!  The students interviewed, were asked 2 questions from all grades (6th, 7th & 8th.) They were asked what their favorite class was and why. Most students interviewed, enjoy their elective class than an...

LOGAN WALSH, Staff Writer

October 29, 2017

This year, a group of about 100 students from Harvest and Redwood Middle Schools went on a week long trip to Catalina Island in late September of this year. I was among them and after seven hours on a bus overnight, and two hours on a boat, we finally arrived at our home for the next seven days. The name of the camp we landed at was Fox Landing...

Catalina Photos
Cowboys vs Giants Rivalry Football Game

DYLAN BROWN, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017

On September 10, 2017 there was a rivalry game between the Giants and the Cowboys. The game was at Arlington, Texas at AT&T stadium at 5:30 and they had a good game but the Cowboys won. The rivalry has been going on since 1960. The rivalry started that the Giants had a great coach and he moved to ...

Harvest Soccer 2017 Begins Season

DOUGLAS BOZZINI, Editor

August 31, 2017

On August 30, 2017, the first co-ed outdoor soccer games for Harvest Middle School were played. It was an away game at Silverado Middle School. Mr. Martinez led the 7th grade team to a 3-2 victory over Silverado. Unfortunately, the 8th grade team (lead by Mr. Fajardo) fell short to Silverado 2-1. ...

Apple Releases New Products

CAMERON JORDAN, Staff Writer

October 29, 2017

On September 12, 2017, Apple Inc. released new products with exciting new features that make them faster and look more appealing. Apple was initially going to release the iPhone 8 and possibly a new watch, but it only got better and better. Toward the end they released Another phone, the iPhone X or "ten".   iPhone X has entirely different look than the traditional iPhone; first of all it has no home button, its just all screen. The screen is an Super Retina OLED Multi-touch display. Also with the most powerful chip ever in an iPhone the A11 chip. The new camera on the iPhone X has new po...

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Magnet Funds Provide Tech and Image Upgrades

COLE BROWN, AIDAN RAMBLAS, and LANE HARTLESS

September 19, 20152 Comments

Ever since HMS became a magnet school in 2013,  our school has received a lot of money to upgrade our campus. Some of the technology things that have been bought in the past couple of years are the Sharp T...

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Journalism Class Online Research

September 16, 2017

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Journalism Website Design Project

October 16, 2016

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Award-winning Cartoonist Lalo Alcaraz Visits HMS

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Napa Valley Film Festival 2016

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What does HMS need?

SOPHIA NAIBURG, staff writer

March 16, 2017

       We asked some teachers what the school needs and the results where very interesting. Here are some of the answers that we got. Mrs. Lewis Soft: Serve ice cre...

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Dress Code – Yes? or No?

MARIN HARTLESS and SOPHIA NAIBURG

November 25, 20173 Comments

The students at Harvest Middle School have many opinions on the dress code. To them, there are many ups and downs to it.  Dyana stated that “(with a dress code people will) dress more appropriately....

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November 1, 2017

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September 28, 2016

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