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District seeks to renew parcel tax

District seeks to renew parcel tax

Harper Wayne

Oak Park Unified School District will place a parcel tax, dubbed “Measure A," on the May 2017 all-mail ballot to help maintain lower class sizes. If passed, this parcel tax will serve as a slightly modified continuation of previous parcel taxes, one in 2004 and another in 2008. A parcel tax is issued to homeowners at a flat rate per “parcel,” or property, rather than one based upon property value. For this tax, each resident only pays $197 per year — no matter the size of property he owns. The...  Read More »

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Oak Park’s 6th sustainability fair celebrates, teaches environmental care

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Max Manyak spotlight

Max Manyak spotlight

Yael Kaufman, sports editor

Sophomore Max Manyak is turning heads all across Southern California leading into this 2017 lacrosse season. Manyak plays lacrosse among the best in Los Angeles, having played for the LA Mavericks Elite...  Read More »

Feb 24

Seniors’ last season

February 24, 2017

The Oak Park boys’ varsity volleyball team has been CIF champions for three years in a row. The majority of the team’s players — 12 of 15— are seniors, approaching their final season at Oak Park High...  Read More »

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Red Cross, ASB collaborate on Blood Drive to save lives

Red Cross, ASB collaborate on Blood Drive to save lives

Wayne Xiao

The Associated Student Body held its third blood drive of the school year Tuesday, Feb. 7. The drive is a collaboration between the school district...  Read More »

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Sophomore takes third place at UCLA Brain Bee

February 24, 2017

Sophomore Anish Natarajan earned third place out of 92 competitors at the 2017 Los Angeles Brain Bee, a one-day knowledge-based neuroscience...  Read More »

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