Grads: $160 and No Phones

Gabi Capestany, Editor in Chief

May 27, 2015

Filed under Opinion

According to an anonymous source, OHS seniors are going to a casino. Yet the whopping $160 each student pays for this night is not for gambling, as only fake money is used for this Grad Night venue. And, thanks to searches conducted...

Satire: Survival Guide to Shopping on Thanksgiving

James Colasurdo, Online Editor

November 26, 2014

Filed under Opinion

  “BUY MORE STUFF! BUY MORE STUFF! BUY MORE STUFF!” the voices in your head triumphantly chant to your brain. It’s Thanksgiving evening. Your body is full of turkey and a bevy of other delightful food assortments....

Caged and Clueless

Sitara Nath, Staff Writer

October 15, 2014

Filed under Opinion

  They stand all over the school now. Walkie talkies in hand, eyeing each passerby suspiciously. Patrolling is what they call it. The respected staff of Olympia High School -- patrolling like the National Guard all over...

All Hail the iPhone

All Hail the iPhone

March 11, 2014

Everyone has a Moustache

Kelly Miller, Staff Writer

November 20, 2013

Filed under Opinion

The apocalypse is rapidly approaching and it needs to be stopped.  It can be spotted in the mason jars that have been converted into cups filled to the brim with bacteria ridden kombucha. It can be seen in the distinct fashion...

Feeding Us Lies?

Chase Wood, Staff Writer

November 19, 2013

Filed under Opinion

For better or worse, OHS administration uses propaganda to further its prestigious reputation. Olympia High School is a great school. It’s known for its high test scores, and is considered by most reviews the best public high...

Race Based Admissions

Andrea Verschuyl, Editor In-Chief

November 17, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Should race be a factor in college admissions? This is a question that has been inciting argument and confusion within the academic community. Whether students, teachers, or administrators, most will have not only an opinion,...

EASIEST Class at OHS: AP Calculus?

October 3, 2013

Filed under Opinion

If AP Calculus is the easiest class at OHS, one should be scared to take English or History here!  For perspective, put this atrocious claim about AP Calculus on hold for a moment, and check out the HARDEST class. In an unofficial...

Music CAN Help With Homework!

Dominique McNeil, Writer

May 21, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Homework: a hassle that nobody really enjoys. Music: a nice luxury to make homework feel like less of a hassle. But, is it? Most have heard that music can make it hard to concentrate during homework, but one study found that lis...

Public School or Liberal Arts?

Esther Choi, Writer

April 10, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Many students from the Olympia School District are choosing a different option than traditional high school. Avanti High School is one of the alternative schooling experiences that many students decide to select. The unique schedule...

An Exercise in Superficiality

Duncan Noah, Writer

February 13, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Valentine’s Day is a holiday celebrated on February 14th every year in many countries throughout the world.  It is celebrated by giving loved ones chocolates, flowers, jewelry, and other gifts with cards signed “from your Valen...

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