Archive for '2018-2019'

“All American” really gets us

“All American” really gets us

By Heaven Johnson It’s hard to find an Oakland High student that hasn’t watched “All American.” The popular show tells the story of a highschool student, Spencer James (Daniel Ezra), who moves from Crenshaw to Beverly [...]

Senior prom satisfies in new location

Senior prom satisfies in new location

By Zelaysia Singleton Oakland High seniors partied the night away at this year’s prom on the night of May 4, at a new location, the Sequoyah Country Club in Oakland with a theme called the “Enchanted [...]

Animated student plays animated role

Animated student plays animated role

OHS senior to appear in short Pixar film By Selim Jones It’s a story straight out of Hollywood. Well, actually, straight out of Pixar. Oakland High senior Madison Bandy, who is autistic, will be starring in [...]

Swim season comes to an end

Swim season comes to an end

By DaYi Huang Swim season started in February and has now come to an end. This year, there were 22 members on the swim team with assistant coach Ericson Sandio and Clare Burger as the head [...]

Baseball team ends season at playoffs

Baseball team ends season at playoffs

By Zyon Martin The Wildcats baseball team played in Oakland Athletic League semifinals on May 1. The Wildcats didn’t come to expect that they would make it to the playoffs but they had a strong start [...]

Young adults deserve reproductive resources.

Young adults deserve reproductive resources.

              By: Destiny Nguyen On May 7, a new law made many abortions illegal in Georgia; if there is a fetal heartbeat detected while pregnant, a person will not be [...]

Softball, baseball end seasons at semifinals.

Softball, baseball end seasons at semifinals.

By: Destiny Nguyen Oakland High’s softball team ended their season with a 0-22 loss to Oakland Tech in a semifinal game at Mosswood Park on May 7. This spring Oakland High’s softball team first game was [...]

A “Block” worth visiting

A “Block” worth visiting

Second season of popular TV show continues to entertain By DaYi Huang “On My Block” is a coming-of-age TV show about four friends who live in a fictional neighborhood called Freeridge, California. As they go through [...]

Ask Athena

Ask Athena

Dear Athena, I’m about to graduate and I’m feeling like I didn’t do all the stuff I should’ve done while I was at O-High. I didn’t dress up for the multicultural week, I wasn’t in any [...]

New Multicultural Week brings school together!

New Multicultural Week brings school together!

As the school year is coming to an end, our leadership class and teacher Jenn Howard planned an exciting and fun week to lead into the stressful finals. Oakland High’s spring spirit week has now been [...]