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Student news of Olympia High School

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Student news of Olympia High School

The Olympus

Starbucks holiday drinks are full of promise on a frigid Friday afternoon.
Starbucks’ sweet seasonal selections: which ones slay?
Victoria Liu, Writer – November 30, 2022

Beginning November 3rd, Starbucks’ holiday menu is officially back and better than ever. But with six seasonal drinks to choose from, how’s...

Dazzling and unique gifts displayed at Black Lotus
Businesses brought their best game at Bearzaar
Ellie Cruz, Journalist – December 6, 2022

On Saturday, Nov. 19, Bearzaar-an opportunity to buy handmade goods from a variety of small businesses-was held at Olympia High School.    Many...

Starbucks holiday drinks are full of promise on a frigid Friday afternoon.
Starbucks’ sweet seasonal selections: which ones slay?
Victoria Liu, Writer – November 30, 2022

Beginning November 3rd, Starbucks’ holiday menu is officially back and better than ever. But with six seasonal drinks to choose from, how’s...

Horoscopes for the week of December 4-December 10
Horoscopes for the week of December 4-December 10
Dazzling and unique gifts displayed at Black Lotus
Businesses brought their best game at Bearzaar
Student uses phone under table in class
Cell phone policy locks Oly down; or not
Midnights breaks records
Midnights breaks records
Poem of the Week: Transcendence
The 2022-23 selection of novels for this Battle of the Books competition.
Battle of the Books
Olivia Clay, Journalist – December 1, 2022

Throughout the course of this school year, Olympia High School will be competing in Thurston county’s own Battle of the Books competition. Battle...

OHS students take a break from challenging discussions on race and equity to pose for a photo at the Gwinwood retreat center.
A retreat to the woods with collaboration in mind
November 30, 2022
Equity students have been asked to lead some homeroom topics regarding microaggressions and topics of race. They will undergo training and then will be sent to homerooms to talk about these subjects.
Animikiiwe Durant and her mother after having received flowers and a grand round of applause after the assembly.
Native American Heritage assembly
Minnie Gianetti and River Bolster November 30, 2022

On Friday, November 18th, Olympia High School hosted an assembly celebrating Native American Heritage month. Filled with dance, song, poetry...

Dyvig leading the orchestra.
Orchestra starts off bright and vigorous
Tony Phillips, Writer – November 22, 2022

The Orchestra groups of Olympia High School started off strong at their first concert of the year on the evening of Thursday, November 3rd. The...

Upcoming Games
Dec 6 / 7:00 Olympia High School vs. South Kitsap
Dec 6 / 3:15 Olympia High School vs. Curtis
Dec 6 / 7:00 Olympia High School vs. South Kitsap
Dec 7 / 7:00 Olympia High School vs. Sumner
Dec 8 / 5:30 Olympia High School vs. Puyallup
Horoscopes for the week of November 27-December 3
Horoscopes for the week of November 27-December 3
November 29, 2022
Midnights breaks records
Midnights breaks records
River Bolster November 22, 2022

On October 21st, Taylor Swift released her tenth studio album: Midnights. Great commercial success coupled with Swift’s immense popularity...

A 1966 Olympus article on Homecoming queens.
50’s fashion may be outdated, but Homecoming is still in style
Alice Fischer, Journalist – October 6, 2022
Club admin showcases the Novel Writing creed, a tradition for the club since its inception in 2018.
Club Feature: Novel Writing Club
November 21, 2022

Novel Writing club encourages creativity and improves writing skills. The club meets on Wednesdays after school in Mr.Underland’s room, 507. The...

Emma Gilman
Emma Gilman
Journalist

Emma Gilman is a junior at Olympia High School. She joined The Olympus staff to write horoscopes and give advice to classmates in need. She loves caffeinated beverages, drawing, eyeliner, and rewatching...

Carolyn Gilman is the adviser for The Olympus, OHS Literary Magazine, and the OHS Poetry Club. She has been teaching at OHS since 2003 and is the Capital Region ESD 113 Teacher of the Year. She loves helping...

Victoria Liu
Victoria Liu
Journalist

Victoria Liu is a journalist for The Olympus and an editor of Literary Magazine. She is a sophomore who enjoys playing piano, reading Gillian Flynn novels, and watching Natalie Portman movies as well...

River Bolster is a senior at OHS and a first-year contributor to the Olympus Newspaper. He looks forward to playing a part in bringing up-to-date news and entertainment to the school community!

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