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EagleTV airs a video depicting the model minority myth, causing backlash. Administration responded.
ASB takes down announcements containing “model minority myth” video
Bailey Andera and Emily Francis September 25, 2020

EagleTV featured a video created by Diversify Our Narrative on the model minority myth on Sept. 11. This...

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Students present Diversify Our Narrative presentation to the Oak Park board on Sept. 8.
Diversity and Equity Task Force created by OPUSD
Sophia Lippel and Allie Wang September 25, 2020

The Diversity and Equity Task Force was formed by Oak Park Unified School District in January 2020, and...

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An anonymous bomb threat was emailed to the principals of OPUSD schools on the evening of Sunday, Sept. 13, one of which being Brookside Elementary School.
Bomb threat sent to OPUSD elementary schools
Charlotte Nicks, Senior Staff Writer • September 24, 2020

An anonymous bomb threat was emailed to the principals of Oak Hills Elementary School and Brookside Elementary...

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Schools hurry to adapt to COVID-19 changes in Ventura County. The infographic above depicts the cautions and facts regarding COVID-19.
Ventura County records lower single-day increases in COVID-19 cases
Ava Harris and Julianne Koch • September 24, 2020

The county average for COVID-19 cases has lowered significantly since August, bringing Ventura County...

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New requirement for students’ Google account profile picture implemented
Emily Francis, Editor-In-Chief • September 11, 2020

Although previously allowed to choose their Google profile picture, students will now be required to...

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Possible addition of new English classes
Amanda Dermott, Online Editor • September 11, 2020

With more headway toward equity and acceptance for all, Oak Park High School is considering adding two...

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Changes to the social science curriculum to be more inclusive
Sabrina Thi and Sophia Lippel September 11, 2020

The Social Science department, which includes subjects such as world history, U.S. history and geopolitics,...

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A girl rides a horse on the Agoure ranch in this illustration of the property. The sheep that surround the girl were a staple of the ranch, as Agoure came to prominence thanks to his sheep and cattle herding.
Discovering the forgotten history of OPHS land
Shoshana Medved, Ombudsman • September 25, 2020

If not for the faint murmur of a car’s engine, the sounds of Oak Park would have whisked me into another...

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A red sun can be seen from an Oak Park apartment on Sept. 7, 2020.
California wildfires taint the skies
Daisy Calderon, Photo Editor • September 25, 2020

Your vision grows hazy as clouds of smoke surround your home. The sky, though normally a soft blue...

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Science teacher Anastasia Kokiousis teaches her 4th period AP Environmental Science class about Genetically Modified Organisms, via Zoom.
Learning during a pandemic
Emily Francis and Jay Dugar September 25, 2020

To limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus, all students in the Oak Park Unified School District are partaking...

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Remembering Nicholas Mark Fahn
Shoshana Medved, Ombudsman • September 25, 2020

Nicholas Mark Fahn, Oak Park High School Class of 2012 alumni, died on August 20, 2020. An athlete, student...

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Profile: New special education teacher, Alyssa Santos
Profile: New special education teacher, Alyssa Santos
Hayden Brown, Senior Staff Writer • September 25, 2020

Alyssa Santos is Oak Park’s newest special education teacher moving from Las Vegas, Nevada. In a search...

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Profile: New student services and ASB bookkeeper, Loretta Brown
Profile: New student services and ASB bookkeeper, Loretta Brown
Hayden Brown, Senior Staff Writer • September 25, 2020

Not every new staff member is a new face. Loretta Brown worked as the Registrar and Student Services...

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Profile: New counselor and 504 coordinator, Javier Licea
Profile: New counselor and 504 coordinator, Javier Licea
Charlotte Nicks, Senior Staff Writer • September 25, 2020

Javier Licea started this year as a counselor at Oak Park High School. Besides being responsible...

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There is a Google Classroom where running logs are posted and Google Meets are held.  Meetings are held every week to discuss practices and the upcoming season. 
OPHS adds cross country class
Angie Bleau, Guest Writer • September 25, 2020

The cross country team has begun a new chapter: a class designed solely for their team as a new way of communication and bounding. The class...

Biden, Trump, college football and the election
Alex Gaspar, Adam Helfstein, and Eric Yeung September 25, 2020

As the 2020 election approaches, each respective nominee has been continually campaigning to win the support of undecided voters. Among many...

Column: Sports Predictions Central — Edition 1
Column: Sports Predictions Central — Edition 1
Alex Gaspar, Adam Helfstein, and Eric Yeung September 24, 2020

Welcome to the first edition of Sports Predictions Central, a hub for predictions of the best games on the sports slate this week.  In this...

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