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Colorado transplant joins OHS English

Colorado transplant joins OHS English

By Makayla Melles Katlyn Ready, a recent graduate from the University of Colorado, Boulder, and a new English teacher, has taken on a roster of sophomores and juniors at Oakland High. Ready said that for all [...]

Expanding Newcomer program welcomes immigrant students

Expanding Newcomer program welcomes immigrant students

By Brenda Elizalde  The Newcomer Program at Oakland High makes life a little bit easier for students who are new arrivals from Central American and other countries. This program was started during the 2014-2015 school year. [...]

CompSci offered at OHS

CompSci offered at OHS

Two new courses explore concepts in computing By Jason In This year, with the new schedule, OHS is offering Computer Science classes for the first time, according to Computer Science teacher Vu Nguyen. Computer Science focuses [...]

Pathways to Graduation

Pathways to Graduation

Programs increase engagement and achievement The Aegis Staff Beginning this August, every sophomore at Oakland High School is also enrolled in a focused learning community, called a pathway. According to school leadership, participation in pathways increases students’ [...]

Thunderettes triumph

Thunderettes triumph

By Jennifer Gomez Rodriguez The soccer team Thunderettes won a Spring Season game against Oakland International Sunday, April 10 at Castlemont High with the final score being 2-1. During the game a girl from Oakland International [...]

BuildOn Meeting Takes Place in Shop 55!

By: Infinity Tran OAKLAND- Dozens of Oakland High School students gathered in the Wellness Center during lunch on Tuesday, April 5, for a BuildOn club meeting, according to sources present. During the meeting, club officers presented [...]

Clubs Lack Contribution

By Uriel Dario Lopez-Velazquez OAKLAND – On April 7, at Oakland High School, Culinary Club had a meeting wherethey baked cheesecake in an attempt to refine their cooking skills, despite a lack of participation in the [...]

Class of 2016’s Senior Ball Preparations

Senior Ball Taking Action By Tiffany Huang OAKLAND HIGH SCHOOL ‒ On April 9, 2016, Senior Class President Crystal Huang facilitated a Senior Ball host and hostess meeting in Room 239 during lunch time. In this [...]

Oakland High Triumphs in First Badminton Game

Oakland High Triumphs in First Badminton Game

By Qin Yi He OAKLAND ‒ According to Oakland High’s badminton coach, Christopher Johnston, the Oakland Athletics League has officially started its badminton season with its first home game against Coliseum College Preparatory Academy on Friday, April 8, [...]

Protests fail to bring change

Protests fail to bring change

By Star Guerra Oakland police brutality protesters occupied City Hall and blocked the 880 onramp on Tuesday, April 14. About 200 demonstrators gathered in Frank Ogawa Plaza starting at about 1 p.m. When asked about this [...]