Archive for '2011-2012'

Hot preparations for a cool graduation

Hot preparations for a cool graduation

Arnold Thach & Adonte Matthews Teachers Amy Dellefield and Kory Mildenberger conducted graduation rehearsal in the Senior Court and on the OHS football field on the morning of June 12. Most of the senior class attended [...]

Yearbooks finally released!

Yearbooks finally released!

Despite high production costs, teacher keeps student price to $65 By Thanh Nguyen & Rachelle Esmele The OHS yearbook class officially released this year’s yearbooks on May 30. Those who purchased books during presale or who [...]

Farewell, Principal Romero!

Farewell, Principal Romero!

Alicia Romero takes her leave By Tommy Tran Oakland High School’s principal Alicia Romero is retiring this year to pursue other interests. Romero has served as OHS principal for 3 years now and has become an [...]

Theater of terrors

Theater of terrors

Jesus Medina You’re in a dark theater, watching a hooded man with a knife creep up to a person who is unaware of what’s about to happen, and seconds later, he attacks! Since the first horror [...]

Sun and surf

Sun and surf

Three great beaches await you this summer Kitwana Nwagwu Summertime is just around the corner! The weather is warming up and school is wrapping up. When was the last time you went to the beach? Being [...]

Senior prom brings sweet escape

Senior prom brings sweet escape

Treasure Island makes a magical destination By Thanh Nguyen & Linda Saechao Senior class officers and the leadership class held the OHS Senior Prom of 2012: The Sweet Escape for this year’s seniors at the Treasure [...]

Students stumble on Senior Project

A majority of seniors fail the first round of scoring Guadalupe Hernandez After senior projects were returned to students, many were left shocked and confused. The majority of senior projects did not pass the first round [...]

Back in blue and white

Back in blue and white

Class of 2012 sets itself apart with a fresh look for graduation Guadalupe Hernandez Oakland High school colors, blue and white, will be the cap and gown colors for the 2012 commencement ceremony. “Some seniors who [...]

Batter up!

Batter up!

Softballers take OALs Adonte Matthews and Jesus Medina This year, the Oakland High girls’ softball team won the Oakland Athletic League (OAL) softball championship. The Wildcats beat Fremont in a hard fought 7-5 victory on May [...]

Think Like A Man

By: Deijah Palmer HED: See this Man! Think Like A Man is a movie based upon Steve Harvey’s self-help book Act Like A Lady, Think Like A Man. TLAM premiered everywhere on Friday, April 20. TLAM [...]