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Varsity football recruits alumnus running back coach
Annual kids soccer camp held to sharpen skills, raise money
Senior helps children obtain new smiles with mission trip to Malawi
Delegates from across the globe meet at annual Operation Smile conference

Delegates from across the globe meet at annual Operation Smile conference

July 22, 2019

Students from all over the world, including Ocean Lakes High School, met at Wake Forest University for the annual International Student Leadership Conference held by Operation Smile. Students hailed from 21 different countries, including Peru, Canada,...

Junior starts “Hope for VB Victims” fundraiser

Junior starts “Hope for VB Victims” fundraiser

July 22, 2019

Jeannie She, a rising junior, started a Gofundme last month to support the families of the 12 victims of the municipal center shooting on May 31. So far, the fundraiser has raised a total of $1,441 out of her $16,000 goal.  Jeannie organized the fundraiser...

Refinished gym floors hope to improve play

Refinished gym floors hope to improve play

July 22, 2019

The school gym just got new floors. They provide better conditions for sports and draw attention to the new center logo. “I love the new emblem and the lines are a lot more clear for when we play,” said senior volleyball player Haven Mcpeek. Better...

Volunteers gather at Operation Smile Mission Training

Volunteers gather at Operation Smile Mission Training

July 22, 2019

From July 12 to 15, 40 students gathered at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina for a semiannual Mission Training workshop to prepare for upcoming medical missions with Operation Smile. Over the course of three days, the attendees...

Graduation elation, graduates receive long-awaited diplomas

Graduation elation, graduates receive long-awaited diplomas

June 18, 2019

Class of 2019 officially graduated during their commencement ceremony on Saturday, June 15. Before graduates could walk across the Virginia Beach Convention Center stage, class President Natalie Piezrak, Valedictorian Dev Patel, and Co-Salutatorians...

Students look for summer work as school year wraps up

Students look for summer work as school year wraps up

June 14, 2019

As summer approaches, many students have either begun work or searching for a job. Many fast food restaurants, such as Chick-fil-a and Taco Bell, typically hire, and local amusement parks, such as Motor World and Ocean Breeze Water Park, need seasonal...

Humans of OL: Alexa Arzillo
Behind the wheel teacher steers students in right direction
  • Science Honor Society members explore current issues in field of science June 5, 2019
  • Students and staff share wisdom teeth stories May 28, 2019
  • Happy Memorial Day, saluting active duty and veterans May 24, 2019
Golf team wins opening tournament
Varsity baseball player serves as role model, the real deal, the whole package
  • Boys soccer takes win against Princess Anne in final game of season May 20, 2019
  • Baseball ends regular season with senior night win May 19, 2019
  • Pole vaulter leaps to succeed and coach others May 15, 2019
‘The Sun Is Also a Star’ fails to shine
‘Avengers Endgame’ satisfies with intense, emotional finale
  • ‘The Umbrella Academy’ rains down on high expectations in hero series May 9, 2019
  • ‘Us’ boggles minds and unsettles viewers April 1, 2019
  • How not to end a trilogy March 12, 2019
The Student News Site of Ocean Lakes High School
The Student News Site of Ocean Lakes High School