The Hawk Eye

  • "When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you’ll be successful" ~Eric Thomas (submitted by Justin Edgecombe)
  • “If you take the time to do something correct the first time, you don’t have to spend the extra time redoing it.” (Submitted by Dr. Young)
  • “The future belongs to those who are prepared.... Education is the passport to the future.” ~Malcolm X (Submitted by Mr. Hennessy)

Meet Kappa: A Triple Threat Entrepreneur

Kappa wears black timberland boots, black pants, and a green shirt from her line: Duffle Bagg Co.

(Photo by Essence Knighten-EL)
Essence Knighten-EL, Staff Writer November 12, 2020

In this section of the Hawk Eye, I will be interviewing Nina Harper, also known as Kappa, who is a DJ, aspiring rapper, and clothing designer with her own line—Duffle Bagg Co. The sixteen year old multi-talented...

Hillcrest Art Classes Create During Remote Learning Time

Emaria Henderson
May 21, 2020

Members of Mrs. Jamilah Adebesin Mason's art classes used their time during Remote Learning to demonstrate their creativity as a form of art therapy. Drawing and Painting I: Students were to create...

“I’m Thankful” & “Time To Say Goodbye”

Image by Chris Robbins from Pixabay
Anna Acres and Jennifer Bravo May 7, 2020
The Flight Magazine of Poetry and Artistic Expression presents selections by juniors Anna Acres and Jennifer Bravo.

“Rice Rain”

Image by Chris Robbins from Pixabay
Jordan Jones, Guest Poet April 30, 2020
The Flight Magazine of Poetry and Artistic Expression presents three selections by junior Jordan Jones.

Little Blue

Image by Chris Robbins from Pixabay
Kayce Mayo, Guest Poet April 22, 2020
The Flight Magazine of Poetry and Artistic Expression presents "Little Blue" by Kayce Mayo

“The Serpent in the Garden”

Image by Chris Robbins from Pixabay
L'A the Poet, Guest Poet April 15, 2020
The Flight Magazine of Poetry and Artistic Expression presents "The Serpent in the Garden" by L'A the Poet.

Fantasy Island: Not such a fantasy after all

Columbia Pictures / Blumhouse Productions
Dezaray English, Staff Writer March 9, 2020

Imagine an island where all of your deepest desires, no matter how big or small, could be fulfilled in the blink of an eye. What would you ask for? Would you wish for something that only benefits you or...

Scrooge: The Musical

Torrence Jones sings
Tofunmi Adegbite, Staff Writer December 13, 2019

To conclude the end of the semester, the Drama Club recreates the magic of a classic Christmas story into their own version called “Scrooge.” For those of you who don’t know Scrooge comes from the...

Joker: Top or Flop?

BRON Studios /BRON Creative / Creative Wealth Media Finance / DC Comics / DC Entertainment / Joint Effort / Village Roadshow Pictures / Warner Bros.
Dezaray English, Staff Writer November 27, 2019

Experience The Dream of “A Million Dreams”

Chernin Entertainment / TSG Entertainment / Twentieth Century Fox
Zaria Wilson, Staff Writer May 6, 2019

If you have ever seen the movie “The Greatest Showman” you understand how amazing the story is and how it shows the beauty of believing in your dreams as well as doing what it takes to accomplish them....

The Meaning Behind The Naps

Netflix / Marc Platt Productions / Badabing Pictures
Danielle Douglas, Staff Writer May 3, 2019

The Netflix original movie Nappily Ever After written by Trisha R. Thomas and directed by Haifaa al-Mansour was first released on September 21, 2018. It is packed with several high caliber actors and actresses...

“Invisibility” A Poem
Anonymous, Guest Poet April 26, 2019

Invisibility That is me People have eyes but they couldn’t see Trapped in the water under the sea Stuck wondering, how could this be Help me, now stuck in the tree Life is charging, pain is the...

Load more stories
The student news site of Hillcrest High School
A & E