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Blog Entries - October 2016

It’s Time for Bed

Posted on: October 31, 2016

By: Abby Dye      When we were little, our parents gave us a bedtime of 9:00 p.m. As we grew older, our bedtime got later and later; now many of us go to bed after midnight and wake up at 5:00 a.m. for school. Though many parents and teachers

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Women's Soccer

Back to Back Champs

Posted on: October 24, 2016
Tags: Soccer

By: Ethan Cundiff      At the start of the season, the program had many concerns: coming in with a new head coach, Kevin Spraul, and losing multiple Division I players. Surprisingly, it didn’t affect the Highlanders much at all because

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Men’s Ensemble

Posted on: October 17, 2016
Tags: Men’s ensemble

By: Jocelyn Collett      When walking into Mrs. Thompson’s first bell, the first thing you’ll see is a bunch of guys sitting around with a binder open, staring. What you may not realize is they are all reading music. Mrs.

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4 Dedicated Highlanders are National Merit Scholars

National Merit Scholarships for Class of 2017

Posted on: October 10, 2016
Tags: National merit scholarships

By: Hannah Welling The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced its annual list of National Merit Semifinalists, recognizing four seniors at Oak Hills High School. National Merit Semifinalists make up the top one percent of PSAT test takers in the

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Challenge Day

Challenge Day

Posted on: October 3, 2016

 By partnering with Asia’s Society International Studies School Network (ISSN), Oak Hills students are fulfilling not only the school district’s mission by having all students “achieve success by graduating with a shared sense of global

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Cool Classes to Check Out

Posted on: October 3, 2016

By: Brenna McDermott  Cool Classes to Check Out     We all know the struggle of having to pick out classes and not knowing what to take. Advanced Speech and Performance is always a great choice because you can perform a part of speech and

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Homework Overload

Homework Overload

Posted on: October 3, 2016

By: Abby Dye          Finally, you get home after six hours of school, then you realize you have to work today from 4-9 PM. Right after work, you dig into your backpack and pull your Chromebook out to see the list of assignments

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