Upper school debate teacher Greg Achten was recently elected to the executive board of the National Debate Coaches’ Association.
Rory Hu, grade 7, was today announced as a top award winner in the 2022 Broadcom MASTERS competition.
The California Junior Classical League celebrated its return to in-person events with an epic Ludi Octobres (October Games), where 23 Harker Latin students competed.
This past summer, K-5 visual arts chair Gerry-louise Robinson and middle school art teacher Sofie Siegmann traveled to Thailand to learn more about the country’s art, culture and history through the Raju and Bala Vegesna Teacher Excellence Program.
Sixth grader and table tennis enthusiast Sophie Shen had a great showing at the 2022 National Table Tennis Championship.
The middle school marked the start of National Hispanic Heritage Month by inviting East Palo Alto City Councilmember Antonio López to speak at a special morning assembly.
In late July, eight Harker students joined the California delegation to the 2022 National Junior Classical League Convention.
Chess enthusiasts Vyom Vidyarthi, rising sophomore, and Omya Vidyarthi, rising seventh grader, each won gold medals at the Pan American Youth Chess Championship, held June 25-July 8 in Montevideo, Uruguay.
Last month, seventh grader and squash enthusiast Ivanya Sadana won silver at the Pro Junior Gold Squash Tournament in Seattle.