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Stay safe, stay local

Stay safe, stay local

Coronavirus highlights dangers of travel By Jackie Chen On Jan. 19, a man who traveled back to Washington state from China looked for medical care and was discovered to have a new strain of virus that [...]

Australia’s fires are everyone’s problem

Australia’s fires are everyone’s problem

By Jackie Chen Since September 2019, intense wildfires have been burning in Australia, mainly in New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia, after a year of their most intense drought and heatwave on record. As of [...]

VAAMP Project to help Homeless

VAAMP Project to help Homeless

From January to early February, VAAMP seniors are working on a project with Lava Mae to make 50 to 100 hygiene packages for homeless people.  Lava Mae is a “nonprofit mobile shower service that provides free [...]

Students plan to vote in upcoming elections

Students plan to vote in upcoming elections

By Randy Saechao  On Tuesday, Nov. 19, at Oakland High, there was a table in the commons where students 16 and up were able to pre-register for voting.  So why do we vote? Voting allows you [...]

VAAMP senior projects showcase years of learning

VAAMP senior projects showcase years of learning

At O-High, sophomores, juniors, and seniors are in pathways that allow students to focus on one subject that they are interested in and want to major in when they go to college. Senior year is an [...]

New AirPods Pro aren’t worth the hype

New AirPods Pro aren’t worth the hype

By  Ali Ismael     So you may have heard what Apple recently just put out, the AirPods Pro. The AirPods came out on Oct. 30. Some people say they’re trash and some people say they’re good, but [...]

Public Art Celebrates O-High Culture

Public Art Celebrates O-High Culture

By Jalyn Jefferson & Brianna Williams When you look around Oakland High, one thing you can’t help but notice is the art and murals placed around the school. The art brings a twist to our school that [...]

ESA Collects Clothes for People in Need

ESA Collects Clothes for People in Need

By Randy Saechao Oakland High ESA juniors held a clothes drive for people who are homeless from Oct. 15 – Oct. 25. All the clothes being collected from the drive will go to St. Vincent de [...]

Communication With Coffee

Communication With Coffee

Coffee Cart continues to serve up life skills practice By Aileen Soria The two Communication and Life Skills Classrooms, Rooms 234 and 235, run the coffee cart for Oakland High School. They provide snacks and coffee [...]

Fight Back Against the Robot Invasion!

Fight Back Against the Robot Invasion!

AI is leading to loss of jobs By Jalyn Jefferson & Brianna Williams Recently around the U.S., there has been an increase in self check-outs throughout the stores. As technology advances, jobs that don’t require more [...]