Archive for 'Student Life'

Welcome, Class of 2020!

Welcome, Class of 2020!

By Rodolfo Sanchez   OHS new freshmen were the first entering class to face the new block schedule on August 22. Most of the freshmen coming here had no idea that the bell schedule changed, some [...]

Bonding with a Bay view

Bonding with a Bay view

All-ESA field day encourages students to develop new friendships By Jason In & Lakayla Phillips On Sept. 16, students in the ESA family enjoyed their field day to connect with each other up in the Oakland hills [...]

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. [...]

Oakland High School: Many Seniors Rejected From Universities of California

Oakland High School: Many Seniors Rejected From Universities of California

By Katie Hin  2016 is an upsetting year for Oakland High School seniors. This year, many OHS seniors were not accepted to any of the UCs they applied to. Many seniors were incredibly saddened and frustrated [...]

East bay Interview

by Norma Reynaga OAKLAND – On thursday and friday the East Bay Scholarship Fund interviewed every student that completed the scholarship application during every period in the future center at Oakland High School.This interview was mandatory for [...]

Earth Expo Educates Oaklanders

By Dorothy Le OAKLAND – On April 6, in preparation for Earth Day, an Earth Expo was held at Oakland Downtown in Frank Ogawa Plaza  from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Many Oakland’s local garden programs [...]

Students interviewed for scholarship

By James Zhou OAKLAND- On April 8, 2015, representatives from East Bay College Fund interviewed Oakland High seniors in the Future Center. The interview helped give students more insights on what benefits the scholarship the students applied [...]

The Teacher Profession is A Good Choice For You?

By Manna Luo Oakland High School–To inform people about teacher Ruben Rodriguez’s view of teaching, I attended a class and interviewed a teacher, got more information to help the seniors choose their major on Friday, April [...]

Oakland High School students participate in buildOn meeting

Community service organization plans community clean-ups Edwin Grande More than 30 Oakland High School students attended the buildOn meeting during lunch on Tuesday, April 12, at the Wellness Center to discuss the next volunteer setting and [...]

East Bay College Fund Interview

By: Ushae’-Unique Garrett Oakland High School seniors each had an interview on April 1 – 8 in the Future Center for an Oakland Promise Scholarship. The College East Bay Fund had an assembly notifying all seniors this [...]