Archive for '2017-2018'

Happy Death Day

By: Kearra Shaw From the Blumhouse Production a new mystery thriller film called “Happy Death Day” was released on Friday, Oct. 13. The film tells the story of a college student, Tree Geldman (Jessica Rothe), who [...]

Spirit Week or nahh?!!

Spirit Week or nahh?!!

By: Tamelah Hardley, Jhovana Delgadillo and Taliah Long SPIRIT WEEK! Everybody is ready to represent their class this year, or not. Spirit Week is the time when students are supposed to dress up at Oakland high [...]

A Charlie Brown Christmas

A Charlie Brown Christmas

By Calvin Hien Glee Club is a well-known club and full of talented students at Oakland High School. The Winter Showcase was a success for the past decade, according to director Amy Dellefield, a social studies [...]

Keeping Oakland High safe

Security team emerge after campus stabbing By Eva Li and Kearra Shaw On Nov. 6, Principal Matin Abdel-qawi held a teacher meeting to address safety issues and precautions to keep students safe, in hopes of preventing [...]

 Can you hear me now?

 Can you hear me now?

Screenings catch students’ health needs By Jason Chuong Oakland High’s Wellness Center offered vision and hearing screenings for students that need it, and Asian Health Services provided free dental screenings for all of OUSD on Nov. [...]

Volleyballers fight to the top

Volleyballers fight to the top

JV champs have to work for the OAL win By: Gieanne Aldana On Thursday, Oct. 26, the girls’ junior varsity volleyball team defeated Oakland Tech and won the championship. The Wildcats won two sets to one. [...]

Ask Athena: I am lonely.

Ask Athena: I am lonely.

In the Ask Athena column, readers can get their big questions answered by Athena, goddess of wisdom and bearer of the original Aegis. To ask Athena your questions, click here! Dear Athena, I have no friends and I am really lonely [...]

Northern California Fires leave 10,000 homes destroyed

Northern California Fires leave 10,000 homes destroyed

Fires leave 42 dead By Leonel Guillen California has been hit by one of the most devastating wildfires in state history, which burned huge sections of Sonoma and Napa counties from Sunday, Oct. 9 to Thursday, [...]

Oakland High Faces Shortage of Nurses

Oakland High Faces Shortage of Nurses

By: Eva Li and Emily Liang Since the summer, there have been a shortage of nurses from Oakland Unified School District, according to Sherry Kassenbrock, a nurse at Oakland High. Aside from personal reasons and other [...]

It’s finally Halloween at Oakland High

It’s finally Halloween at Oakland High

Oakland High teachers dress up in great costumes By: Emily Cien, Jaaziel Michao, Leo Guillen, Makayla Melles It’s finally Halloween and many Oakland High teachers have dressed up in some interesting and creative costumes. Some went [...]