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Girls soccer team looks to improve record

December 19, 2012


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Gilmarie Martinez, staff writer On Thursday, Dec. 20, the varsity girls soccer team will play Pine Ridge. Second year coach Denis Cinamman and the girls are said to be having a great time playing this school year. One of Cinamman's biggest concerns is that the girls are not putting enough effort int...

Meet us at the mat

Meet us at the mat

December 17, 2012


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Taina Laloi, staff writer Oak Ridge High School’s wrestling team has some of the most competitive players in the area, according to head coach James Thompson. While Thompson is the head coach, assistant coach Sam Smith, who works off campus, was a former wrestler in high school and assists Thomps...

Students attend honor roll celebration

Students attend honor roll celebration

November 9, 2012


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Mariel Vega, online editor On Nov. 9, students that made a GPA of a 3.0 or higher this past nine weeks were honored with a certificate and a candy bar of their choice. For the past couple of days, teachers were given lists by the guidance counselors with the names and promptly put them up for every...

Media group attends district workshop

Media group attends district workshop

November 8, 2012


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Mariel Vega, online editor Members of the Oak Ridge Media group descended upon the Nicholson School of Communication Saturday, Oct. 27 for the Florida Scholastic Press Association District 3 workshop. The workshop was hosted by District 3 Director and Oak Ridge Media Group adviser Colleen Bennett. The event drew roughly 120 studen...

Homecoming Court finalists announced

Homecoming Court finalists announced

October 31, 2012


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Mariel Vega, online editor Homecoming coordinator Mark Noel announced the Homecoming Court finalists Wednesday, Oct. 31 after students voted through English classes Monday, Oct. 29. Below are the finalists: Freshman Princess: Breeanna Burgos, Meally Mercier, Tracie Reeding Freshman Prince: Luis ...

Students receive free t-shirts

Students receive free t-shirts

October 30, 2012


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Students received free t-shirts Tuesday, Oct. 30 in their third period classes as a part of the campus pride initiative. "We need students to do their best on all tests and represent the school well with positive school spirit and good behavior," Bradshaw said. "The shirt is a gift to pay it forward...

Lunch detentions set to begin

Lunch detentions set to begin

October 30, 2012


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Students caught in the hallways after the five-minute passing period will be issued lunch detentions beginning Tuesday, Oct. 30. Teachers were instructed last week via e-mail by sophomore dean Travis Gabriel to lock their classroom doors at the sound of the bell. Students left standing in the hallway...

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