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“I want to make a difference”

“I want to make a difference”

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief

May 22, 2018


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As the school year comes to a close, many seniors are deciding what they want to do after graduation. Sabreena Leach (12), however, knows exactly what she wants to accomplish in her future. And she received some help from her past to do so. Leach plans to major in Environmental Science and Sustainability...

Graduation faces scheduling conflict

Graduation faces scheduling conflict

Maddy McClure, reporter

May 22, 2018


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OHS has chosen St. Charles Family Arena as the graduation venue since 2004. But like many things this year, even graduation experienced a change. This year the class of 2018 graduates will be switching their graduation date from a Sunday to Thursday, May 31. “We wanted to keep it on Sunday, but...

Girls lacrosse has successful first season

Girls lacrosse has successful first season

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief

May 22, 2018


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Due to high demand, OHS created a girls lacrosse team. Many of the girls has no experience with the sport prior, so the girls played under the JV level. The girls had a successful season learning how to play the game.

OHS prepares for summer renovations

OHS prepares for summer renovations

Lexi Onder, reporter

May 22, 2018


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Many changes are happening at OHS this summer. The school will be getting new heating and air conditioning units, stair tread, and a refurbished roof. In addition to all these changes, OHS will be getting a new football field for the 2018-2019 school year. The last time OHS got a new football field...

Drama students shine in one act plays

Drama students shine in one act plays

Kyle Genthon, reporter

April 16, 2018


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Theatre students are taking the reins and directing their own plays, getting a taste of what it’s like to run the show like a true director. Ms. Amy Learn’s seventh block Theatre Workshop class has an idea in the works to let the students direct their own 10-minute, one act plays. The plays allow...

Key club gives back to community

Key club gives back to community

Maddy McClure, reporter

March 1, 2018


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As OHS Key Club members walk into The Center of Clayton pool, they are greeted with many smiles from individuals, who despite their disabilities, enjoy making new friends. Several times this year, Key Club students have worked with Kids Enjoy Exercise Now (KEEN) St. Louis, a non-profit, volunteer-led...

Leadership prepares winter spirit week

Leadership prepares winter spirit week

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief

January 26, 2018


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Calling all hippies and “swinter” enthusiasts, Leadership has the week for you! During the week of Jan. 29, OHS will be hosting a winter spirit week leading up to the basketball Pink Out game against Mehlville and the winter sports assembly on Friday, Feb. 2. “I’m excited for spirit week...

Students preview electives for schedules

Students preview electives for schedules

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief

January 26, 2018


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Have you thought about what electives you want to take next school year? If not, don’t sweat it! On Feb. 6 during ANP, students will have the opportunity to roam to different classrooms to find more information about electives they can place in their 2018-2019 schedule. “I like elective preview...

Oakville showcases talented students

Oakville showcases talented students

Maddy McClure, reporter

January 23, 2018


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Does Oakville Got Talent? After last week’s annual show, there is no doubt. Oakville High School hosted its fifth annual Oakville’s Got Talent show on Friday, Jan.19 at Nottelmann Auditorium. This year there was a bigger turnout than the previous years. Forty contestants tried out and only 20...

Six band students make All-Suburban

Six band students make All-Suburban

Taylor Zapf and Max Rodenbeck

November 15, 2017


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After completing a riveting marching season, several OHS band members still exceeded their limits by auditioning for the Missouri All-Suburban Honor Band on Monday, Nov. 6. The Missouri All-Suburban Honor Band is a musical ensemble made up of the best musicians in the area. It was a long day for over...

Artistic talent rings A-Bell

Artistic talent rings A-Bell

Sophia Indelicato, reporter

November 1, 2017


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From digital drawings to creating video games, Aaron Bell (12) has an exceptional talent for the electronic arts. Bell started drawing in October of his sophomore year. He began by taking pictures from the internet and copying them, until he became good enough to make his own. “I always liked drawing,”...

Latreille, Martino declared royalty at homecoming dance

Latreille, Martino declared royalty at homecoming dance

Sophia Indelicato, reporter

September 13, 2017


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The biggest stars were the homecoming court. Elegantly poised in black sashes, the court gathered on stage for coronation at 9 p.m. It was made up of the boys: Jordan Jost, Brad Hartmann, Jake Lamons, JP Latreille, and girls: Kelly O’Leary, Sophia Martino, Emily Sander, Haley Metz, and Abbie Baker....

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