The school newspaper of Oakville High School


The school newspaper of Oakville High School


The school newspaper of Oakville High School


SOMO Is Back!

SOMO Is Back!

Deirdre Davis, Reporter February 24, 2023

The 2022-2023 school year brought back the Special Olympics on Thursday, Feb. 16. “It was really cool for our students to see that it doesn’t matter if you have a disability, you can still have...

STUCO plans ‘Cookies, Kool-aid, and Cramming’

Cassandra Ludwig, Webmaster May 15, 2019

The past four years, Student Council (STUCO) has held “Cookies, Cocoa, and cramming” in the fall for students to study for finals in a relaxed atmosphere. Around 200 people attend this event each year....

Greg Davidson (12) donates blood during OHS blood drive.

STUCO saves lives one pint at a time

Lexi Onder, reporter March 8, 2018

Student Council is hosting its annual blood drive on Friday, March 9. It is not too late to decide to save a life. Students can sign up to donate during all lunches in the commons. The blood drive...

Kayla Jackson (10) interacts with a child and his mom at the 2017 STUCO Easter Egg Hunt.

STUCO offers free Easter Egg hunt

Maddy McClure, reporter March 6, 2018

Student Council (STUCO) is hosting its fourth annual Easter Egg Hunt at OHS from 12 to 2 p.m. on March 18. In the past, the event only had two age groups for hunting. Now STUCO is adding a younger age...

A winter formal poster hangs in the hallway to spread awareness for the dance.

Student council plans winter formal

Rachel Delgado, reporter January 25, 2018

Typically it is the guy building up the courage to ask the girl to the dance. Not this year. OHS is hosting its very own Sadie Hawkins Winter Formal. A Sadie Hawkins dance is is a dance where instead...

Staring down at his arm, Greg Davidson (12) watches the nurse draw his blood at the blood drive on Oct. 27.

Student Council, Leadership host blood drive

Maddy McClure, reporter November 3, 2017

OHS Student Council (STUCO) and Leadership hosted a collaborative blood drive the week of Oct. 23. On Oct. 27, OHS exceeded its goal of 80 and received 88 counts. Over 100 people showed up to donate. OHS...

Student body president Taylor Zapf (12) checks out the new app with STUCO member at STUCO meeting on Sept. 21.

STUCO implements new app

Tad Bast, reporter October 5, 2017

It’s been a subject of rumor and student body president speeches for years, but the time has finally come — OHS Student Council has its own app. The new app seeks to get rid of StuCo’s usual...

Laughing side by side, Cat Elking (11) and Ashley Jakubeck (12) enjoy their time at the Dance for Charity Neon Night.

Student Council plans busy year

Maddy McClure, reporter September 13, 2017

Student Council’s year has been chaotic, especially because homecoming was earlier than usual. With homecoming behind them, members of STUCO are now scrambling to prepare for the next few months. STUCO...

13 Reasons Why Not poster hangs in second floor hallway.

13 Reasons Why Not

Sammie Phillips, ad director May 16, 2017

The popular Netflix show, “13 Reasons Why,” was released in late March. The show was released to raise awareness for depression and suicide, but there were many conflicting concerns with the show’s...

Ready, set, hunt! Stuco hosts annual egg hunt

Ready, set, hunt! Stuco hosts annual egg hunt

Sydney Stern, news editor April 11, 2017

The morning of April 8, dozens of kids went running on the football field in the hunt of candy-filled eggs. The Student Council (Stuco) sponsored egg hunt included game booths and featured several crafts...

Blood Drive drives students to donate

Blood Drive drives students to donate

Emma Reinagel, features editor March 9, 2017

Students had the opportunity to donate blood at two separate blood drives took place at OHS last Friday (March 3) and Monday (March 6). The blood drives were organized by Student Council and Leadership,...

Student Council donut fundraiser

Dominique Robinson, photo editor December 11, 2016

Student Council brought joy and happiness in the morning of Dec. 8. They sold Krispy Kreme doughnuts for only a dollar from 6:45 a.m.-7:15 a.m. in front of all the entrances. “We figured selling...

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