The school newspaper of Oakville High School


The school newspaper of Oakville High School


The school newspaper of Oakville High School


Melissa Bradford takes in the scenery in Toledo, Spain in January 2016. It was a really good immersion experience in the real world, Bradford said. In addition to having the opportunity to visit cities in Spain like Toledo, Bradford also trekked to Rome, Venice, Morocco, Berlin and London during her time in Europe.

Sensational Semester In Spain

Lucy Caira , JI Reporter December 20, 2022

It is not uncommon to stumble upon individuals with unique experiences and skills in the student body of OHS. However, what many people fail to acknowledge is the variety of ambitious adventures and particularly...

Sra. King and Sra. Nitz hold the St. Louis sign together in Peru.

Spanish Trip Rescheduled for June 2022

Olivia Wolff, reporter April 9, 2021

During the summer of 2021, 30 OHS students were scheduled to travel to Ecuador for the Spanish trip. But, because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the trip has been postponed to June 2022. “Because of COVID...

Katelyn Massey (11) poses as Jennifer Lopez for her presentation at the Wax Museum.

Spanish Ⅳ students create wax museum in library

Leyla Vilic, Editor-in-Chief February 25, 2020

Senora Meghan King’s Spanish Ⅳ first block students created a wax museum of historical figures from Hispanic cultures on Friday, Feb. 7.  Mrs. King always tries to make Spanish a fun class,...

Maddie Brutton (12) and Kayla FitzWilliam (12)  wrap a gift for children in  Central and South America.

Spanish National Honor Society wraps gifts for Operation Christmas Child

Emily Merritt, reporter November 11, 2019

Spanish National Honor Society members gathered in Señora King’s room on Nov. 7 to wrap holiday gift boxes for the Operation Christmas Child project. Within the past month, members of SNHS gathered...

Connor Jones (12) poses  while touring sites in Spain.

Jones travels to Spain

Kayleigh Tritschler, Reporter September 26, 2018

Receiving a Gold on his Level 4 exam during his junior year was just the start of being able to take a trip to Spain for Connor Jones (12). After many tasks, Jones was selected into the finalist pool...

Hannah Baker (12) puts the finishing touches on her project on her phone during ANP on April 16.

Spanish IV students express their favorite Spanish words

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief April 16, 2018

If you took a language for four years, would you be able to pick your favorite word? Spanish IV students had the opportunity to share their favorite Spanish word in their “Mi palabra favorita” project...

Lilly Jansberg (12) performs as Selena Quintanilla in the library on Dec. 1. Jansberg made her costume by hand.

Spanish students perform in wax museum

Preston Ocello, Editor-in-Chief December 8, 2017

Spanish teacher Sra. Meghan King utilized her students to dress up and form a “wax museum” in the library on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1. “The wax museum offers lower levels of Spanish the opportunity...

With a big smile on her face, Jessica Klimpel (12) hands a student a T-shirt order form on Oct. 11.

Spanish National Honor Society sells shirts to benefit victims of natural disasters

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief October 11, 2017

Students in Spanish National Honor Society are teaming together to sell shirts that are available to be purchased by students in all levels of Spanish classes. The money that is raised will be donated...

5th block Spanish students goof around after performing their characters to Spanish I students on Nov. 30.

Spanish IV captures culture in wax museum

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief December 1, 2016

Dressed as Frida Kahlo, Lexi Twillmann (11) wears a long skirt and a flower headband, copying Kahlo’s iconic look. This was part of the Spanish IV’s Wax Museum activity where the students picked...

Spanish 4 students show off their favorite words

Madeline Jones, reporter January 5, 2016

Since Sra. Weber and Sra. Vogel have departed from OHS, Sra. King has taken on the Spanish Four classes this year, bringing many new projects and ideas to the class. These projects include the students...

Spanish 4 Class Review

Shannon Bunse, rookie reporter/student April 23, 2015

In Spanish 4, our class consists of reading stories, we do not really have lessons or tests. The stories we read are from Mexican and Spanish writers, that way we are able to better understand Spanish...

Spanish Honor Society says “hola!” to elementary school kids

Kayla Schimmer , Opinions Editor October 20, 2013

Each school year Spanish Honor Society comes up with one service project in order to give back to the community. Deciding to start where learning begins, this year Spanish Honor Society is going to teach...

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