Oak Ridge Media

Spirit Week- Awareness Day

Taylor Moore, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017


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Awareness Day is the celebration of organizations that are close to people's hearts as was shown Tuesday by students and staff wearing anything that represented their organization or cause. Following the school day was a student vs faculty volleyball game in celebration of Spirit Week. There w...

Beta Movie Night

October 10, 2017


Filed under News Briefs, Uncategorized

Come and join Beta Club tonight. They're hosting a movie night.

Spirit Week- Hawaiian Day

Spirit Week- Hawaiian Day

Matthew Pomales, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017


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Hawaiian day is about the celebration of Hawaiian culture as was celebrated Monday by wearing tacky Hawaiian clothing and a luau hosted by NHS. During Hawaiian day students wore clothing such as Hawaiian shirts, dresses in floral patterns, and muumuus, a dress that hangs from the shoulders and fits...

NHS Luau

October 9, 2017


Filed under News Briefs

NHS is hosting a Luau tonight at 5 p.m. in the Media Center to continue the Hawaiian Day theme. Celebrate by eating snow cones and watching a movie.

Pep Rally

October 6, 2017


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The first pep rally of the 2017-2018 school year will take place Friday October 13 during  Juniors and seniors will go separately from freshman and sophomores.  There will also be a Football team vs Faculty Dance off also BPA Hosts a Pie an administrator....

How to Become Mr. & Mrs. Green & Gold

Channai Williams, Editor In Chief

October 6, 2017


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Participation in the spirit day throughout the week will qualify you to win Mr. & Mrs. Green & Gold.  How To Win: Students will be tagged during all lunches. You MUST attend lunch to be considered. You must participate every single day. How Will You Be Tagged: Using  lanya...

Spirit Week 2017

Channai Williams, Editor In Chief

October 6, 2017


Filed under News Briefs

During School Activities:  Homecoming Week (October 9th - October 14th) Monday, October 9th - Hawaiian Day Tuesday, October 10th - Awareness Day Wednesday, October 11th - Wacky Tacky Day Thursday, October 12th - Clique Day Friday, October 13th - Spir...

Attempts To Recover From Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

Natalia Ribas, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017


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Hurricane Maria caused devastation in Puerto Rico, it has affected many families and loved ones in neighborhoods around the central coast of the small island. Over 99% of Puerto Ricans are without electricity and many are without food and water. Almost a week after Hurricane Maria hit, there was little commu...

Students Frantic Over Digital Issues

Students Frantic Over Digital Issues

Staff Report

October 5, 2017


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A district-wide computer glitch left students with the homework blues late last week. Unless they are using the school’s WiFi, students cannot log into Canvas or visit websites. As a result, they cannot do any homework or study for quizzes and tests when they are off-campus. “I have a calculus...

Students React to NFL Players Kneeling Controversy

Channai Williams, Editor In Chief

October 3, 2017


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From recent tweets from Trump, NFL Players have been under a lot of scrutiny from kneeling to not even showing up on the field during the national anthem.

Students Given Free Hotspots

Shella St. Eloi, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017


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Students were asked to fill out a survey via email on Monday to identify whether or not they are eligible to receive free hotspot to do their school work. “These devices will be assigned to a student for the length of their high school career (that means freshmen will have free WIFI for the next fo...

Homecoming Candidates

Jasmine Boyens, Editor in Chief

September 28, 2017


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Voting will take place Monday Candidates for King: Sganel Lamy Gerald Jean-Pierre Eric Grace Candidates for Queen: Deonedra Anderson Anna Stetson Jazmin Runyon Fiola Mercier Candidates for 11th grade Prince and Princess: Angelina Martinez Celyan Melendez Mar...

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