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O-high keeps new prom tradition going

By Buna Poeng On March 13, Oakland High School’s Pride Club and senior class office came to a consensus to de-gender prom royalty positions, putting an end to the school’s long tradition of “kings” and “queens.” [...]

Wildcats walk out

Wildcats walk out

OHS joins schools across the country in protesting gun violence By Taliah Long On Wednesday, March 14, students at Oakland High School walked out to acknowledge the deaths of the students killed in the school shooting [...]

Oakland High School using RJ tactics to avoid conflict

Oakland High School using RJ tactics to avoid conflict

Iris Ard Oakland High School is trying to decrease the number of conflicts that are happening. Students are trying to take a stand on making O-High a better and safer learning environment. O-High students are trying [...]

Coding + Girls = Girls Who Code!

Summer program rockets students into tech By Buna Poeng  Applications for the summer immersion program Girls Who Code are now open. Applications are due Feb. 16 for early decision, and Mar. 16 for the regular deadline. [...]

Devastating Budget Crisis

By: Emily Liang and Eva Li On Dec. 13, the Oakland Unified School District announced that $9 million will be  reduced in total and $3.8 million will be cut from school sites. Exactly $349,251 will be [...]

O-High student stabbed on campus

Staff and students concerned about safety By Leonel Guillen   On Monday, Nov. 6, around 1:45 p.m., a non-student and a former student got into an altercation with a current student when they walked into school [...]

 Can you hear me now?

 Can you hear me now?

Screenings catch students’ health needs By Jason Chuong Oakland High’s Wellness Center offered vision and hearing screenings for students that need it, and Asian Health Services provided free dental screenings for all of OUSD on Nov. [...]

Northern California Fires leave 10,000 homes destroyed

Northern California Fires leave 10,000 homes destroyed

Fires leave 42 dead By Leonel Guillen California has been hit by one of the most devastating wildfires in state history, which burned huge sections of Sonoma and Napa counties from Sunday, Oct. 9 to Thursday, [...]

Earthquakes remind us of need to prepare

Earthquakes remind us of need to prepare

Earthquake hits San Jose  By Emily Cien On the evening of Oct. 9, a 4.1 magnitude earthquake struck the Southern Bay, mainly hitting the city of San Jose. Many people in San Jose at the time [...]

7.1 Earthquake hits Central Mexico

7.1 Earthquake hits Central Mexico

By: Leonel Guillen Disaster struck when a magnitude of a 7.1 earthquake hit Central Mexico on Sept. 19, and left Mexico City and other areas in rubble. The earthquake left over 200 people dead and the [...]