Newspaper, Yearbook, and Broadcast editors announced

Rachel Koenen, Reporter

May 6, 2011

For the 2011-2012 school year, there will be three new editor-in-chiefs for Broadcast Journalism, Newspaper and Yearbook. Ryan Hugerich (11) will be the line producer for Broadcast, Emily Maag(11) will be the E.I.C for Newspaper and Rachel Evans (11) will be E.I.C. for Yearbook. “I am really...

Foods class counts towards college

Rachel Koenen, Reporter

April 26, 2011

Just like the Parenting classes offered at OHS, students who are taking foods classes will now have the opportunity to test out of some of the foods certifications that junior colleges offer if they enroll in Foods I, II and III. Students can also use their A+ scholarship to attend Forest Park Community...

A day with the tigers

A day with the tigers

Rachel Koenen, Reporter

April 1, 2011

Parenting II students are once again teaching children throughout the Oakville community that participate in the Tiger Tot program at OHS. This program is a preschool that has been running for about 30 years now and is well established in the Oakville community. It is run by teachers Pamela Cooper...

Students anticipate a spring break in Spain

Rachel Koenen, Reporter

February 28, 2011

Spanish students will be leaving for a trip to Spain on March 11. The 21 students will be spending their first two days in Barcelona sight-seeing with their two teachers, Carol Robinson and Jeanne Weber. While staying at the Hotel Tryp Apolo, they hope to visit the Aquarium, The Sagrada Familia Cathedral,...

Parenting II classes take a field trip

Rachel Koenen, Reporter

February 10, 2011

On Jan. 25 and 26, Parenting II students went on a field trip to three different preschools. The students went to The Goddard School, John Carey and St. Lucas. At each preschool, the students were divided into groups and rotated between classrooms. They were given the chance to observe the schools...

OHS bowlers win local scholarship

OHS bowlers win local scholarship

Rachel Koenen, Reporter

December 14, 2010

Dan Helldoerfer (12) and David Rohlmann (12) were each given a scholarship on Nov. 17 for superior performance in the bowling community. For the first time in St. Louis United States Bowling Congress (USBC) history, Helldoerfer and Rohlmann tied for the Ed Sweeney scholarship. Normally one bowler...

Forensic students perform exciting labs

Rachel Koenen, Reporter

November 15, 2010

Forensics is an elective science class that is available to juniors and seniors. Lately, Forensic students have been doing a series of labs to help them obtain a better grasp of criminology. “In the movies it doesn’t seem like much work, but it is,” Nuria Fernandez (11) said. Also, Fernandez...

Marching band update and upcoming events

Rachel Koenen, Reporter

October 4, 2010

The OHS Marching Band recently went to the Bands of America (BOA) Regional Competition in Louisville, KY. They competed against some of the best bands in America from Missouri, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee and Illinois. Although OHS did not make top ten, Band Director Mr. Vance Brakefield is pleased...

Another Lieberoff joins OHS

Rachel Koenen, Reporter

September 17, 2010

Last year was Mrs. Jen Lieberoff’s first year teaching at OHS. Now, the 2010 school year brings her spouse and previous OMS teacher, Mr. Brett Lieberoff, to the OHS community. Mr. Lieberoff teaches Health while Mrs. Lieberoff teaches Spanish I and II. The two are usually in completely different...

Rachel Koenen – Reporter

Rachel Koenen - Reporter

May 24, 2010

Class of 2011 Bio: Hey there! My name is Rachel and I love to dance. I have been dancing since I was three for Gibby’s on Broadway. My favorite food would have to be mostacholi. Basically pasta in general is yummy to me. I enjoy watching any type of crime investigation show. NCIS is my number one. I ju...

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