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Meet the candidates for Mayor!

Meet the candidates for Mayor!

  Photos and captions by Nevaeh Baker Click here to read about the candidates’ visit to OHS.                                         [...]

Mayoral candidates speak at OHS

Mayoral candidates speak at OHS

By Nevaeh Enoch and Jacqueline Dominguez Oakland mayoral candidates made a trip to Oakland High on Oct. 23 to speak to the Social Justice and Reform (SJR) students about their reasons for wanting to become mayor, [...]

Text me Later; gotta Yondr

Text me Later; gotta Yondr

Many teachers now use Yondr phone pouches to reduce student phone use during the school day. By DE’ZHUN FOX & HEAVEN JOHNSON   Oakland High adopted magnetic-locking Yondr phone pouches at the beginning of this year [...]

Computer science teacher enthusiastic about O-High

Computer science teacher enthusiastic about O-High

BY Dillan Jackson Thomas Wooding is a new computer science teacher at Oakland High. Wooding teaches coding, which makes computer science fun and students learn how to hack news articles and teaches how all news is [...]

Adventure Club walks to Dimond Park

Adventure Club walks to Dimond Park

Oakland High’s Adventure club is the club for outdoors fun. By Cindy Ho   English teacher Miles Murray, creator of Oakland High’s Adventure Club, took this year’s Adventure Club students on a trip to Dimond Park [...]

Students take day off for Eid

Students take day off for Eid

By Asalah Hassan    Last month on Aug. 21 through Aug. 23, a holiday called Eid al-Adha, was celebrated by Muslim families all across the world who came together to pray, feast, exchange gifts and celebrate with [...]

Club promotes cultural understanding

Club promotes cultural understanding

By Jacqueline Dominguez Latinos Unidos is a club that applies to any student that wants to know and explore more on the Latino heritage. The club meets on Thursdays during lunch. Spanish teacher Jose Espinoza created [...]

RISE elevates newcomer students

RISE elevates newcomer students

Oakland High welcomes a sixth pathway By Monica Villanueva  This year the recent immigrant students known as newcomers are starting the year off strong at Oakland High with a new pathway called RISE Academy. Valeska Muñoz, [...]

Oakland community chips in for sports program

Oakland community chips in for sports program

After District announces cuts, donations pour in By Selim Jones, Cindy Ho, DaYi Huang, Isaac Mohammed, and Christine Nguyen  On Thursday, August 23, the Oakland Athletic League held a meeting that Stephen Spinola, Oakland High athletic director, [...]

OUSD Decides To Start School Earlier

By: Iris Ard Summer is the season where students get to take a mental and physical break from school and then look forward to school starting at the end of August, but OUSD has taken a [...]