Archive for '2017-2018'

Spider-Verse Review

Spider-Verse Review

By Christine Nguyen What do you think of when you hear about animated movies? I think of childish storylines with predictable villains, and humor that would only make sense to a 5 year old. That’s why [...]

Clemson Tigers Dominates Alabama Crimson Tide

Clemson Tigers Dominates Alabama Crimson Tide

by Zyon Martin The Clemson Tigers struck a stunning victory against the Alabama Crimson Tide on Jan. 7. The Tigers scored a 44-16 win over Alabama in a college football title game. The Tigers became the [...]

Drivers and New DMV Laws

Drivers and New DMV Laws

by Cindy Ho Starting 2019 off, California has new DMV (Department of Motor Vehicles) laws for drivers. The DMV is a state-level government agency that administers vehicle registration and driver licensing. All U.S. states have a [...]

Opinion: Is the Early Clock Necessary?

Opinion: Is the Early Clock Necessary?

By Cindy Ho Time is different everywhere. In some places, it is night while on the other side of the world, it’s day. Unless you live in the same area as everyone else, time will always [...]

Scoot safely!

Scoot safely!

With great transportation comes great responsibility By Cindy Ho The green and black scooters have made themselves popular throughout Oakland High. They’re known as e-scooters and are operated by the companies Lime and Bird. The scooters [...]

OUSD cancels school day because of fire

OUSD cancels school day because of fire

By Nevaeh Baker and Zelaysia Singleton On Nov. 16, the Oakland Unified School District canceled school because the smoke got too intense for kids to breathe, said OUSD. From Nov. 8 through 25, smoke spread tremendously, [...]

Opinion Story: Should we journalists be allowed to have access for press?

Opinion Story: Should we journalists be allowed to have access for press?

By Cindy Ho Journalism is an important way of reporting news. Journalists travel far and wide to receive their information for their articles. They write news about politics and world issues, among other topics. They write [...]

Coach

Coach

By: Selim Jones   Oakland High’s very own football coach, Jayce Goree, was chosen for the Oakland Raiders’ Tom Flores Coach of the Week award on Oct. 19. Each week, the Raiders choose a coach from [...]

Mayoral candidates speak at OHS

Mayoral candidates speak at OHS

By Nevaeh Enoch and Jacqueline Dominguez Oakland mayoral candidates made a trip to Oakland High on Oct. 23 to speak to the Social Justice and Reform (SJR) students about their reasons for wanting to become mayor, [...]

Dancing the night away at Homecoming

Dancing the night away at Homecoming

By Christine Nguyen On Thursday, Oct. 18, Oakland High hosted a homecoming dance in their gym, which hasn’t happened for more than a decade, according to a school administrator. There were plenty of students, and chaperones, [...]