Archive for '2013-2014'

Freshmen Flip For Field Day

Freshmen Flip For Field Day

By Allison Truong On the afternoon of Friday, May 15, freshmen at Oakland High School had their last big event of the year, Field Day. Field Day happens twice a year for every freshman class. It’s [...]

Culture and Cuisine at OMCA

Culture and Cuisine at OMCA

By Allison Truong Friday nights at home can be a relaxing, comforting time for most people. But a greater way to spend your Friday night can be going to the Oakland Museum! Every Friday night from [...]


Yes On CC

By: Raven Gann 10/31/2014 Due to unethical behavior from the Oakland city council, Oakland calls for a boost in funding for its ethics commission. Measure CC, on the November ballot, would allow the ethics commission of [...]

Car crash takes out bus stop

Car crash takes out bus stop

By Sir Michael Avery On Sept. 1, a driver crashed into a bus stop and a wall near Oakland High, scaring students at the bus stop. “At 8:25 a man in a car come out of [...]

Difficulties managing time & being a student

Students have trouble managing time By Hlal Al Ani It is increasingly difficult for teens to have a part-time job while being a full-time student. As a result, teens are accepting full-time work to support their [...]

OPD offers jobs

You might be surprised how easy it is to get a high-paying job after high school By Hlal Al Ani  Oakland Police Department offers job positions to those who are interested in criminal justice with a [...]

Catfish Takes Silver

By Minnie Nguyen On April 26, Oakland High School’s swim team competed in the Oakland Athletic League Finals at Mills College, against Skyline High School and Oakland Technical High School. The event determined each school’s final [...]

Facebook acquires Oculus Rift

By Alex Dip   The Oculus Rift, a virtual reality head-mounted display considered an upcoming craze, announced on March 25 that Facebook had bought the company for two billion dollars. This is a shocking revelation as [...]

A prom to remember

An OHS senior reflects on the night By Sokunthea Muth Oakland High seniors and a few junior dates attended Senior Ball on Saturday, May 31, at the Mission Paradise Banquet Hall in Hayward, Calif. Many teachers [...]