The school newspaper of Oakville High School


The school newspaper of Oakville High School


The school newspaper of Oakville High School


OHS hires new assistant principal

OHS hires new assistant principal

Katie Schroeder, J1 Reporter May 24, 2022

Starting in the fall of the 2022-2023 school year, OHS will welcome a new face in the administrative department. Dana Skrabacz will be one of the two new assistant principals replacing Jason Buatte, who...

Fast fashion impacts environment forcing many consumers to find other ways to shop

Fast fashion impacts environment forcing many consumers to find other ways to shop

Ava Chancellor, Reporter April 29, 2022

Many consumers are aware of the fast-fashion crisis, and recently there have been multiple efforts to both educate shoppers about the harmful effects of fast fashion and find alternatives that are appealing.  “[Fast...

Noah Michel (9) and Emma Cutler (9) perform during the dress rehearsal of Journey To The Center Of The Universe.

A journey to the center of the drama center

Gray Foley, Reporter April 1, 2022

The OHS theater program has wrapped their spring show, “Journey to the Center of the Earth.”  Performed as a radio play, the show follows Axel and his uncle, the professor, as they embark on a...

Missouri Baptist website expaining the Acheive program.

AP Psychology goes dual credit

Gray Foley, Reporter March 7, 2022

AP Psychology is one of the most popular classes Oakville has to offer. Taught by Nicholas Aboussie, students have been finding an interest in the inner workings of their minds and are intrigued by the...

FBLA state qualifiers pose for picture with their medals.

FBLA, DECA students win numerous awards

Natalie Gargiula, Reporter March 2, 2022

Congratulations to those business students who participated in and received an award in the recent FBLA Districts competition District Leadership Conference. FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) and...

There was a total of 127 shoes donated for Soles4Souls shoe drive.

Spanish Honors Society hosts shoe drive for Soles4Souls nonprofit

Leyla Vilic, Editor-in-Chief January 27, 2022

As winter slowly drags forward, everyone should have a good pair of shoes to keep them warm, but some can’t afford it. One particular society at OHS took it upon themselves to help out those in need...

Members of soup kitchen club pose for group photo.

Oakville High School has a new way to give back to the community

Ava Chancellor, Reporter December 17, 2021

OHS’s new soup kitchen club, created by FACS teacher Marybeth Dunn, is educating students in the sphere of catering while also providing much needed volunteer help to local organizations. ¨Knowing...

A 3D rendered image shows a school bus driving on the country road.

National bus driver shortage impacts school transportation

Jeremy Davidson, Reporter December 6, 2021

There is a growing problem with transportation departments across the country. There are many positions to fill, but there is no one to do it. It’s become such a problem that many bus companies are showing...

Members of Speech and Debate pose for group photo.

Speech and Debate team places in multiple tournaments

Natalie Gargiula, Reporter December 2, 2021

The Speech and Debate Novice team competed against over 30 schools at the Ladue Invitational Nov. 19-20. There are almost 20 members on the team this year.  “I like writing, it’s fun...'' Scott...

OHS staff works hard to offer multiple menu options for students every day despite challenges impacting food deliveries this year.

OHS staff works around food, staff shortage

Leyla Vilic and Gray Foley October 20, 2021

Eating balanced, healthy meals is crucial to a student's ability to focus, learn and grow in the school setting, but in recent months, feeding the youth has become significantly more challenging.  Kohl...

A poster for Homecoming shows the nominees of the 2021 Homecoming Court.

OHS prepares for Homecoming outside

Leyla Vilic, Editor-in-Chief September 29, 2021

Homecoming, a classic high school tradition, will be taking place a little bit differently at OHS.  In previous years, Homecoming was held in Gym A and the Commons, there was no mask mandate and students...

Members of the GSA (Genders and Sexualities Alliance Network) during meeting.

OHS students, staff hope that school can better represent the diverse range of students

Nataleigh Scheller-Houska, Co-Editor-in-Chief September 29, 2021

It is generally agreed upon that school should be a safe and uplifting environment for all students, but some non-binary, bigender and other gender identities outside the gender binary students feel like...

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