Melisa Vilic  (12) sitting amongst her many acceptance letters. She will be going to WashU on a full ride scholarship.

Vilic earns full ride to Washington University

Leyla Vilic, reporter February 18, 2021

The college admissions process is stressful and tedious under normal circumstances, and even worse when seniors are expected to apply during a pandemic.  New restrictions, limits on students' applications,...

Mrs. Laura Thomas honors Mr.Ken Kolwyck by wearing a shirt made in his honor.

Science department spreads smiles in honor of beloved teacher

Jojo LaBrier , Sports Editor September 13, 2019

Many of OHS’s science teachers were wearing smiley face t-shirts on Friday Sept. 13, in honor of the nine year anniversary passing of popular chemistry teacher, Mr. Ken Kolwyck.  Mr.Kolwyck passed...

Thomas Caira (10) and Seth Freshman (10) get out of the class room for a new scavenger hunt activity

Chemistry Flips Classroom Activities

Kaitlyn Blanton, News Editor September 4, 2019

An OHS teacher has decided to try out a new game with her students.  Science teacher Rebecca Dutcher discovered the idea of a “Fliphunt” on the Pinterest app. A Fliphunt is a scavenger hunt...

New science curriculum is on the way

Megan Colyer, centerspread editor December 9, 2015

For many years OHS has had the same science courses for each grade, but next school year classes in science are taking a huge turn. Typically freshman start off taking physics, sophomores take chemistry,...

Poetry in chemistry class

Shellie McIver, Reporter December 10, 2010

Dr. Steve Roth gave a poetry assignment to his sophomore chemistry class a few weeks ago. The students were told to come up with a poem about wavelengths for their assignment because they are studying...

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