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Young adults deserve reproductive resources.

Young adults deserve reproductive resources.

              By: Destiny Nguyen On May 7, a new law made many abortions illegal in Georgia; if there is a fetal heartbeat detected while pregnant, a person will not be [...]

Softball, baseball end seasons at semifinals.

Softball, baseball end seasons at semifinals.

By: Destiny Nguyen Oakland High’s softball team ended their season with a 0-22 loss to Oakland Tech in a semifinal game at Mosswood Park on May 7. This spring Oakland High’s softball team first game was [...]

Podcast: Candidates welcome new election process

Podcast: Candidates welcome new election process

This year, Oakland High Leadership teacher Jenn Howard announced a new procedure for applying for and being elected to student office. Here’s a podcast that tells the story (6 min.).       [...]

Time for tests!

By: Jacqueline Dominguez   While strike went on for 7 days before coming to an agreement, students lost time in learning. Students may be concerned about being prepared since they lost track of learning time. ACT [...]

What is the Tentative Agreement?

What is the Tentative Agreement?

What does it means for teachers and students? By Cindy Ho On March 1, the teachers’ union and the Oakland Unified School District reached a tentative agreement to end the teachers’ strike, which lasted from Feb. [...]

O-High Strike FAQ

O-High Strike FAQ

Frequently-asked strike questions: what students need to know By the Aegis Staff With a teacher strike most likely starting Thursday, Feb. 21, students are sure to have lots of questions. Here are the answers to some [...]

Trump’s shutdown harms Oakland communities

Trump’s shutdown harms Oakland communities

By Heaven Johnson A government shutdown occurred in the United States from Dec. 22, 2018 to Jan. 25, 2019. President Donald Trump declared the shutdown because he wanted to strike a funding deal for the wall [...]

Quiet times at Oakland High

Quiet times at Oakland High

Student protest leads to sparse attendance by Jessica Acetun Toc, Kaitlyn Chen, Anthony Huynh, Jenny Nguyen, Ling Yi Qiu & Pei Wen Xiao Oakland High classrooms were eerily quiet during the student sickout on Friday, Feb. [...]

Wildcat strike!

Wildcat strike!

Oakland teachers walk out by Selim Jones A “wildcat strike” refers to when a group strikes without their union’s approval. It also refers to when Oakland High Wildcats teachers strike, which they just might do. Oakland [...]

Oakland High coach wins award

Oakland High coach wins award

By Selim Jones Oakland High’s very own football coach, Jayce Goree, was chosen for the Oakland Raiders’ Tom Flores Coach of the Week award on Oct. 19. Each week, the Raiders choose a coach from the [...]