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Respect athletes’ gender identities

Who is a woman? It’s not up to sports organizations to decide Byline: Selim Jones A tall, muscular, strong jawed person bursts ahead of their competition. They pass the finish line almost a full two seconds [...]

The End is Near

The End is Near

By Cindy Ho The first journalism class I was ever in was when I was still in middle school. The journalism class I was apart of back then was very… bad. There wasn’t much to do [...]

Senior Legacy

Senior Legacy

By Christine Nguyen                     [...]

Elections

Byline: Selim Jones Decisions, decisions! On Tuesday, April 30, students voted for their preferred candidates in each office in the yearly student elections. Students were only able to vote for candidates running for class officer positions [...]

A vocal end to the school year!

A vocal end to the school year!

Journalism class of O-High presents podcasts. By Cindy Ho The journalism class is filled with writers. We write O-High’s stories and present them on our newspaper and website: Oakland Aegis. For our final stories, we would [...]

Podcast: Candidates welcome new election process

Podcast: Candidates welcome new election process

This year, Oakland High Leadership teacher Jenn Howard announced a new procedure for applying for and being elected to student office. Here’s a podcast that tells the story (6 min.).       [...]

Hairspray Preview and Performances Go Well Despite Strike

Hairspray Preview and Performances Go Well Despite Strike

By Christine Nguyen On Friday, March 8, Oakland High performed its first musical in over 40 years in its own theater. Like the preview show a week earlier, the home performance played to a packed house, [...]

Decision Time

Decision Time

Oakland High freshmen select their pathways for next year by Selim Jones Oakland High School offers five specialized College and Career Pathways (also sometimes called academies) that prepare students for success in college, career, and community [...]

Hundreds Rally for Public Education

Hundreds Rally for Public Education

By Selim Jones On Saturday, Jan. 12, over a thousand people from over ten school districts, including Fremont, Mountain View and Dublin, came out to Oakland to  show support and solidarity for public schools. Many people [...]

Swim Season Starts Now!

Swim Season Starts Now!

By DaYi Huang The swim team is having a Swim-A-Thon during February to raise money for the team. A Swim- A-Thon is where you earn money by swimming. Students can come out to support and cheer [...]