Archive for '2019-2020'

Gone too soon

Gone too soon

Oakland High mourns beloved 2019 graduate John Suede Kya Pearson Oakland High graduate John Suede passed away due to a heart attack on May 9, according to teachers close to him. John was an immigrant student from [...]

The Pandemic Nightmare

The Pandemic Nightmare

A student reflects on the uncertainty of the coronavirus pandemic Aileen Soria Every morning when I wake up I think it is  a bad dream and it’s late to get dressed, but it is real. This [...]

COVID-19 changes day-to-day life in the US

By:Christina Jim Silence. Emptiness. Hallways, Senior Court, and classrooms were nearly vacant, with only a few students and a teacher in the room. That’s what was happening in Oakland High as many schools through the U.S. [...]

New English teacher fills vacancy

New English teacher fills vacancy

By: Jalyn Jefferson Presenting to some, and introducing to others: Oakland High has a new Wildcat in the pack. Sam Delaune joined the O-High staff in early November to fill a vacancy that a teacher who [...]

COVID cruises into Oakland

COVID cruises into Oakland

Despite local connections, no known cases at O-High Jackie Chen On Monday, March 9, the Grand Princess cruise ship docked at the Port of Oakland amid a discovery of at least 20 cases of the COVID-19 [...]

Breakfast is super important for students

Breakfast is super important for students

By Christina Jim & Julie Fehilly Eating is an important part of life because food is one of the main necessities that humans need in order to live. At Oakland High, breakfast is free in the morning [...]

Finals Week Tested Students Knowledge

Finals Week Tested Students Knowledge

By Jalyn Jefferson As last semester’s finals came, Oakland High students were trying to get the grade they were hoping for, to meet their teachers grading expectations while also getting in as much missing work in [...]

Students Return from Break

Students Return from Break

By Brianna Williams As school picks back up, and everyone returns from winter break, OHS’s second semester is up and running. Students and staff return to their previous routine of waking up early and heading down [...]

JV soccer is in action

JV soccer is in action

By Ali Ismael The Oakland High school JV Soccer team has started their 2019-2020 winter season. After having two tryouts to pick up players, they finally picked up 14 players onto the team. After two tough [...]

Freshmen students picking their Pathway

Freshmen students picking their Pathway

By Brianna Williams & Jalyn Jefferson Now that freshmen are in their second semester of the 2019-2020 school year, they have a very important decision to make this semester: freshmen will have to pick the academy they [...]