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Make It Count

Make It Count

Tips for getting the most out of your time at OHS By Princess Paulmerie Class of 2021, here are some tips on how to get through this year at Oakland High School  successfully. You will learn [...]

A new kind of Government class

A new kind of Government class

Course aims to support student leaders By Angie Nanphosy This year in room 239, teacher Amy Dellefield has made a new student government class specifically for O-High Leadership students, so officers can be more organized and [...]

Bullying Affecting Oakland High Students

Bullying Affecting Oakland High Students

By Jhovana Delgadillo Oakland High students report having witnessed bullying at the school but aren’t exactly sure why it happens. Junior Josue Cruz said that bullying affects students “mentally and educational wise may lower their self [...]

Unpopular lunch policy unlikely to change

Unpopular lunch policy unlikely to change

By Emily Liang Oakland High currently follows an on-campus lunch policy, which means students are not allowed to leave school premises during lunch time. The on-campus lunch policy is enforced mainly because the school does not [...]

Advice for freshmen

Advice for freshmen

By Buna Poeng Monday, Aug. 21, marked the beginning of the school year for students enrolled in Oakland Unified School District (OUSD). That, of course, means an influx of freshmen starting the beginning of some of [...]

Should I go to a continuation school?

Should I go to a continuation school?

What struggling students need to know about their high school options By Jason In Currently, high school students in the Oakland Unified School District who have had difficulty with their classes in a normal high school [...]

Latinos Unidos fights hunger

Latinos Unidos fights hunger

By: Brenda Elizalde On January 26, 2017, Oakland High’s Latinos Unidos headed down to the Alameda County Food Bank to help out by packing fruit for families who would receive it later on in the day. [...]

The Aegis Asks: 2016

The Aegis Asks: 2016

The Aegis Asks: How would you define 2016? Daniel Michael-Connely Senior “There was some good, but it was mostly, like, bad. Lost a lot of people. Hopefully 2017’s going to be better.”   Andrew Phanh Junior [...]

Remembering Antwaun

Remembering Antwaun

By Makayla Melles A light rain fell as hundreds of students gathered in a giant circle at Jackie Jensen Field on Wednesday, Dec. 7, to celebrate the life of Antwaun Williams, a senior, scholar, and athlete. [...]

Homecoming Week wows with  O-High Wildcat spirit

Homecoming Week wows with O-High Wildcat spirit

By Noel Laulu Oakland High students celebrated their annual Homecoming Week with Spirit Days from Oct. 17-21. Monday was pajama day, Tuesday throwback, Wednesday dress to impress, Thursday class theme day, and finally Friday class colors [...]