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The walk to City Hall

The walk to City Hall

OHS students bring the walkout all the way to the mayor’s office By Iris Ard On March 14, there was a national 17-minute walkout to honor students killed in the February school shooting in Parkland, Fla. [...]

Wildcats walk out

Wildcats walk out

OHS joins schools across the country in protesting gun violence By Taliah Long On Wednesday, March 14, students at Oakland High School walked out to acknowledge the deaths of the students killed in the school shooting [...]

Thoughts and prayers aren’t keeping kids alive

Thoughts and prayers aren’t keeping kids alive

Continued school shootings reinforce the need to change U.S. gun laws By Leonel Guillen & Buna Poeng The shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, left 17 people dead and dozens injured. This [...]

buildOn to run half marathon

buildOn to run half marathon

By Angie Nanphosy The OHS buildOn club are getting ready to volunteer and to run the half marathon at the Oakland Running Festival on March 25. The 13.1-mile half marathon starts at 9:30 a.m. Those that [...]

Ask Athena: Dropping Out and Getting Annoyed

Ask Athena: Dropping Out and Getting Annoyed

Dear Athena, I have this urge to drop out of high school because it’s a simple solution, but I want to go to UC Davis, but I messed up my GPA after I transferred and now [...]

Stopping suicide and self-harm

Stopping suicide and self-harm

By Gieanne Aldana Did you know that suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the U.S.? Each year, 44,965 Americans die because of suicide, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. On average, [...]

Girls’ soccer starts on the rise

Girls’ soccer starts on the rise

By Gieanne Aldana In the 2018 soccer season, the  Lady Wildcat soccer team has won against Tech, Skyline and Madison Park. Back on Jan. 31, they won against Madison park. Next, on Feb. 2 against Skyline, [...]

Wrestling captain follows in brother’s footsteps

Wrestling captain follows in brother’s footsteps

By Leonel Guillen Anthony Ochoa is a 17 year old junior who attends Oakland High and also he’s the team captain of the Oakland High wrestling team. Ochoa joined the wrestling team when he was a [...]

Korean drama, “Doctor Stranger,” is a hit

Korean drama, “Doctor Stranger,” is a hit

By Buna Poeng Sent to North Korea by the corrupt politician, Jang-Seok-joo (Chun-Ho jin), surgeon Park Cheol (Kim-Sang-joong) is to save the heart of the dictator of North Korea, the one and only Kim Il Sung. [...]

 Can you hear me now?

 Can you hear me now?

Screenings catch students’ health needs By Jason Chuong Oakland High’s Wellness Center offered vision and hearing screenings for students that need it, and Asian Health Services provided free dental screenings for all of OUSD on Nov. [...]