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Text me Later; gotta Yondr

Text me Later; gotta Yondr

Many teachers now use Yondr phone pouches to reduce student phone use during the school day. By DE’ZHUN FOX & HEAVEN JOHNSON   Oakland High adopted magnetic-locking Yondr phone pouches at the beginning of this year [...]

Immigrant students RISE in new pathway

Immigrant students RISE in new pathway

  By Cindy Ho and Jacqueline Dominguez   Oakland High starts this year for newcomers with a new pathway: RISE! Short for Recent Immigrant Support and Engagement, RISE is a pathway for the immigrant students also [...]

Students take day off for Eid

Students take day off for Eid

By Asalah Hassan    Last month on Aug. 21 through Aug. 23, a holiday called Eid al-Adha, was celebrated by Muslim families all across the world who came together to pray, feast, exchange gifts and celebrate with [...]

New art teacher fits right in

New art teacher fits right in

By Heaven Johnson   Vanessa Guerrero started teaching Art 1 and Sculpture this August at Oakland High School. Guerrero left her design job of 16 years and was introduced to Karen Zinkofsky, better known at OHS [...]

Club promotes cultural understanding

Club promotes cultural understanding

By Jacqueline Dominguez Latinos Unidos is a club that applies to any student that wants to know and explore more on the Latino heritage. The club meets on Thursdays during lunch. Spanish teacher Jose Espinoza created [...]

Ms. Howard takes over Leadership

Ms. Howard takes over Leadership

By Tierra Johnson On the first day of school, Aug. 13, 2018, Jennifer Howard, a teacher at Oakland High, took on the role of running the Leadership class that was previously run by another teacher. Instead of [...]

Class of 2022 elects officers

Class of 2022 elects officers

By DaYi Huang New school year, new class officers. Each year, O-High selects students to be class officers. This year, it’s the class of 2022. During the end of August, 6 students were selected as class officers. [...]

Oakland community chips in for sports program

Oakland community chips in for sports program

After District announces cuts, donations pour in By Selim Jones, Cindy Ho, DaYi Huang, Isaac Mohammed, and Christine Nguyen  On Thursday, August 23, the Oakland Athletic League held a meeting that Stephen Spinola, Oakland High athletic director, [...]

Longtime teacher leaving O-High

Longtime teacher leaving O-High

Amy Dellefield to move to North Dakota By Buna Poeng On May 22, Principal Matin Abdel-Qawi sent an email informing all staff that longtime teacher and activities director Amy Dellefield will depart the school as of [...]

Editorial: Rethink the vote

Editorial: Rethink the vote

Our diverse school needs to make diverse student government a priority Aegis Staff As midterm elections at the local and state level approach, so are elections here at Oakland High School. Students are making posters to [...]