Archive for 'Arts & Entertainment'

Weeks of planning create a great Homecoming

Weeks of planning create a great Homecoming

By Jalyn Jefferson As Homecoming week approached, students in Jennifer Howard’s Leadership class prepared for the Friday rally by designing posters and putting up reminders.  The class had brainstormed together to come up with ideas for [...]

“In the Heights” comes to O-High!

“In the Heights” comes to O-High!

  Julie Fehilly & Christina Jim     In the spring of 2020, students at O-High will be performing in the play “In The Heights” which lots of students from many different grade levels auditioned throughout [...]

Auditions for “In The Heights”

Auditions for “In The Heights”

By Randy Saechao At Oakland High on Sept. 17 – 20, Christopher Johnston, an English teacher for ESA and Jaguars, held auditions for the musical “In the Heights.” “In the Heights” is about characters in the [...]

If You Love Anime, Then This Club Is For You!

If You Love Anime, Then This Club Is For You!

Anime Club at O-HIgh is one of the few clubs where you can sit and watch anime during lunch. A lot of students enjoy watching anime because It is entertaining and cool. Anime Club members meet [...]

Thousands attend Oakland Pride

Thousands attend Oakland Pride

By Selena Lu The Oakland Pride Parade marched on September 8 from City Hall to the Oakland Pride Festival Main Entrance in celebration of the LGBT community. The parade had floats, a marching band, and performances. [...]

“Endgame” puts an end to the Cinematic Avenger Series

By DaYi Huang I LOVE YOU 3000! If you understand this then you must have watched “Avengers: Endgame.” The Avengers Series consist of “The Avengers,” “The Avengers: Age of Ultron,” “The Avengers: Infinity War,” and “The [...]

“All American” really gets us

“All American” really gets us

By Heaven Johnson It’s hard to find an Oakland High student that hasn’t watched “All American.” The popular show tells the story of a highschool student, Spencer James (Daniel Ezra), who moves from Crenshaw to Beverly [...]

Animated student plays animated role

Animated student plays animated role

OHS senior to appear in short Pixar film By Selim Jones It’s a story straight out of Hollywood. Well, actually, straight out of Pixar. Oakland High senior Madison Bandy, who is autistic, will be starring in [...]

A “Block” worth visiting

A “Block” worth visiting

Second season of popular TV show continues to entertain By DaYi Huang “On My Block” is a coming-of-age TV show about four friends who live in a fictional neighborhood called Freeridge, California. As they go through [...]

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 [...]