The Tartan

Blog Entries - January 2017

YOU should join The Tartan!

The Online Newspaper for OHHS YOU should join The Tartan!

Posted on: January 30, 2017

by: Abby Dye Do you want your voice to be heard? Do you have a passion for writing? Do you think creatively? If so, The Tartan is the perfect class for you! The Tartan is a class where students can be fully immersed in writing. In this class, you will be

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Boys Basketball Continues to Climb

Posted on: January 25, 2017
Tags: Basketball

by Ethan Cundiff   This boy’s basketball team is on the rise. Remember earlier when the season first started and I said that this team hopes for city dominance? Well, these Highlanders have shown that this year they aren’t messing around.

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Your Cell Phone may Cause Cancer

Posted on: January 23, 2017

by Alli Auel      Most of us cringe at the word cancer, but when we hear that the word is associated with our beloved phones that we can not go 10 minutes without, we cringe even harder. Recently, there has been a discussion over whether

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Is Your Backpack Bringing You Down?

Posted on: January 18, 2017

by Abby Dye      Is your backpack too heavy? The American Academy of Pediatrics reports that backpacks should only weigh up to 10 to 20 percent of your weight. Carrying too much in a backpack can lead to lower back problems later in life.

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Feed a Highlander

Posted on: January 16, 2017

by Hannah Welling      The person sitting next to you in your second bell may not have a plan for lunch today, and you didn’t even notice. Oak Hills isn’t enrolled in the National School Lunch Program, so students who can’t

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Apollo 11

Was Apollo 11 a Hoax?

Posted on: January 11, 2017

by Sydni Crass      Just like almost every child, you were blown away when hearing about the first flight to the moon. Being that it was considered one of America’s greatest achievements, it gave our country renowned pride to say we were

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Scott Squad

Oak Hills' Scott Squad

Posted on: January 9, 2017
Tags: Scott squad

by Ethan Cundiff  Here at Oak Hills, there are special types of students. Ones who not only strive for greatness in the classroom, but who strive to drive school spirit into everyone’s heart. These students want to show the community, city, even

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Do Selfies do More Harm than Good?

Posted on: January 4, 2017

by Brenna McDermott  Everywhere you look, it’s selfie central. You get on instagram and notice someone posted a new selfie with a cute little caption, or you see people taking selfies with the snapchat filters. All the ladies love taking a good

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The Oak Hills Toy Drive

Posted on: January 2, 2017

by Abby Kromme As the holidays are quickly approaching, more and more parents are scrambling to find the perfect gifts for their children to unwrap on Christmas morning. At the same time, many parents are struggling to scrape together enough money just to

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