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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 [...]

Time to conserve water

Time to conserve water

by Shihua Liu   On January 17, 2014,  California Governor Jerry Brown announced a drought emergency. California had the lowest total rainfall in the state’s 163-years history, according to on earthjustice.org. A recent editorial cartoon by [...]

OHS teachers protest priorities

OHS teachers protest priorities

SBAC drama pits teachers against superintendent Shauna McQueen Recently, teachers at Oakland High have been protesting overtly in big and small ways and March 12 was another silent stand to the O-High student community, but a [...]

Locked bathrooms, unhappy students

Policy means students “hold it” longer than they’d like By Jose Gutierrez-Calixto OHS students are concerned about why the school bathrooms are locked when students believe they should be available for sanitary reasons. Bathrooms are locked to [...]

Harassment teach-in is just the first step

By Raven Gann Oakland High students were educated about sexual harassment during their English classes Thursday, February 12 by their English teachers and a Wellness Center staffer. English teachers paired up with staff from the school’s [...]

Rockets make a splash

Rockets make a splash

Rockets fly in annual Physics-class tradition By Raven Gann & Sunny Dhivar On November 14, all of the student in physics class launched their rockets they had created in class on the football field, because it is [...]