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Students once walking across campus to get from classroom to classroom are now replaced by changing tabs and inputting different codes enter class Google Meets. The campus, however, may look like its former state as OPHS reopens in hybrid learning format. (Photo courtesy of Mina Jung/Talon)

Campus of memories

Mina Jung, Editor-in-Chief March 19, 2021

 If unable to access website above, click here. It’s hard to believe that a year has passed since students, teachers and faculty were first sent home as the COVID-19 virus spread across the...

Five-year-old Ekas Singh, family member of Benti Kaur, smiles excitedly before taking home a pumpkin from his visit to the local pumpkin patch. Singh is seen quickly lowering his mask to capture his smile in the photo. (Photo courtesy of Benti Kaur/Talon)

Masks: The New Norm

Benti Kaur and Pam Wagner January 28, 2021

 If unable to see interactive website, click here or read below.   Since March of 2020, everything deemed a societal norm changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Handshaking...

Senior Michelle Velikovskys cat sits slightly on top of her computer while shes in the middle of class. (Photo courtesy of Michelle Velikovsky)

Google Meets have met their match with students’ furry and feathered friends

Daisy Calderon, Graduated Photo Editor December 11, 2020

 Video of Miriam's bird pecking at her computer screen while she's in Ms. Wall's English class (Video courtesy of Miriam Gabai) Whether it’s your dad loudly looking for his keys, your mom...

Photo courtesy of Kings wood Regional sophomore Caroline Shannon

What hybrid model learning looks like in New Hampshire

Angie Bleau and Haley Bandemer December 11, 2020

 Click here if unable to see interactive website above. Life as an American teenager has changed exceedingly over the past year, from attending school physically to adapting to a whole new online...

Girls team warming up before their long run.

Cross country practices during COVID-19

Alexa Pinon, Staff Writer November 6, 2020

 Click on the image or on this link and scroll down to view.   Ever since the cross country team received clearance to resume, they have been doing in-person practices. There are new safety...

Lunch tables cover the areas surrounding the sophomore lockers, yet there are no students around to sit.

OPHS turns into a ghost town

Sophia Lippel, Social Media Manager November 4, 2020

All Oak Park Unified School District’s students were sent home in late March of 2020 due to impending threats of COVID-19.  Students and staff members left their schools with the hopes of returning...

A red sun can be seen from an Oak Park apartment on Sept. 7, 2020.

California wildfires taint the skies

Daisy Calderon, Graduated Photo Editor September 25, 2020

Your vision grows hazy as clouds of smoke surround your home. The sky, though normally a soft blue is tainted with hues of red and orange, both combining in an intricate dance around each other. If...

Cheer performs a number with the Football team

Rally Photo story

Ellie Hand, Graduated Online Editor September 27, 2019

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