Archive for '2018-2019'

Glee Club branches out to musicals

Glee Club branches out to musicals

Glee Club starts producing musical showcases instead of Winter Showcase By Christine Nguyen This school year, Glee Club is changing things up with new teacher supporters and musicals, in hopes of producing even better shows. The [...]

Computer science teacher enthusiastic about O-High

Computer science teacher enthusiastic about O-High

BY Dillan Jackson Thomas Wooding is a new computer science teacher at Oakland High. Wooding teaches coding, which makes computer science fun and students learn how to hack news articles and teaches how all news is [...]

Students take day off for Eid

Students take day off for Eid

By Asalah Hassan    Last month on Aug. 21 through Aug. 23, a holiday called Eid al-Adha, was celebrated by Muslim families all across the world who came together to pray, feast, exchange gifts and celebrate with [...]

Teacher uses art to make change

Teacher uses art to make change

By Zelaysia Singleton Oakland High’s longest-working art teacher, Steve Bronson, is working on a huge personal project and has a lot of exciting things planned for his Advanced Art Class. He is currently working on a [...]

New art teacher fits right in

New art teacher fits right in

By Heaven Johnson   Vanessa Guerrero started teaching Art 1 and Sculpture this August at Oakland High School. Guerrero left her design job of 16 years and was introduced to Karen Zinkofsky, better known at OHS [...]

Club promotes cultural understanding

Club promotes cultural understanding

By Jacqueline Dominguez Latinos Unidos is a club that applies to any student that wants to know and explore more on the Latino heritage. The club meets on Thursdays during lunch. Spanish teacher Jose Espinoza created [...]

Homecoming returns to OHS

Homecoming returns to OHS

By: Destiny Nguyen Since school has started at Oakland High, the most common question that was asked by students after the first two weeks of school was what’s this years theme for Homecoming rally and will [...]

Activities fair informs students about student fair opportunities

Activities fair informs students about student fair opportunities

By Nevaeh Enoch High hosted an annual Activities Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 12, to introduce students to different activities and interests that will look good on their transcript and resume and help build communications skills with [...]

RISE elevates newcomer students

RISE elevates newcomer students

Oakland High welcomes a sixth pathway By Monica Villanueva  This year the recent immigrant students known as newcomers are starting the year off strong at Oakland High with a new pathway called RISE Academy. Valeska Muñoz, [...]

Ms. Howard takes over Leadership

Ms. Howard takes over Leadership

By Tierra Johnson On the first day of school, Aug. 13, 2018, Jennifer Howard, a teacher at Oakland High, took on the role of running the Leadership class that was previously run by another teacher. Instead of [...]