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Aegis Asks: Is Oakland High too dependent on the internet at O-High?

Aegis Asks: Is Oakland High too dependent on the internet at O-High?

Oakland High has been recently experiencing internet issues which has been occurring a lot more this year than it did last year. So we decided to ask people what they thought about the internet issues and [...]

Oakland High turns 150

Oakland High turns 150

By Selena Lu Having started in 1869, this year, 2019, Oakland High School remembers its 150th anniversary with an open house and celebration. The free open house and celebration will happen Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10 [...]

China influences US companies’ decisions

China influences US companies’ decisions

By Jackie Chen Chung Ng Wai, the winner of a major Asian tournament for the online card game Hearthstone called the Asia-Pacific Hearthstone Grandmasters, had his prize money revoked and was banned from tournaments for a [...]

Thousands protest climate change

Thousands protest climate change

By Jackie Chen On Friday, Sept. 20, tens of thousands of climate activists participated in a massive climate strike, walking through the streets of San Francisco and grabbing attention in order to get more people to [...]

PHA drops D grades

PHA drops D grades

By Elisha Sparks Oakland High’s Public Health Academy has started a new policy to eradicate D grades in hopes of making students shoot for a C. The “No D” policy, intended to make students look better [...]

Blood Drive Comes to O-High

Blood Drive Comes to O-High

Oakland High students and staff are preparing to donate their blood to help others in their community on Thursday, September 12, in the O-High theater.  In order to donate blood, a donor needs to be a [...]

Lights, camera, action!

Lights, camera, action!

Documentary crew is filming at Oakland High By Selena Lu A documentary being shot at Oakland High School this year will be the last in a trilogy of movies about Oakland, as announced at the August [...]

Freshmen transition into O-High

Freshmen transition into O-High

By Jalyn Jefferson & Brianna Williams Freshmen have lots of mixed emotions as they join Oakland High in the 2019-2020 school year “High school is overwhelming but not hard so far,” said Desmond West. “The only [...]

Graduation comes home!

Graduation comes home!

Preparations are underway for ceremony on Oakland High field By Zyon Martin Principal Matin Abdel-qawi announced that they’re hosting the senior graduation on the Oakland High field on Friday, May 31 from 4 – 6 p.m. The [...]

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 [...]