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Students look for summer work as school year wraps up
Junior studies abroad through merit-based scholarship
Seniors celebrate a “night to remember” at prom
Chorus ‘remembers the stars’ at spring concert

Chorus ‘remembers the stars’ at spring concert

June 6, 2019

Chorus ‘remembered the stars’ at their annual spring concert. Students sang 10 classics like “I will always love you,” “I want you back,” and “Copa Cabana,” all relative to a theme voted on in class. “I just wanted to make the...

Track coach celebrates 25-year anniversary, inspires student athletes

Track coach celebrates 25-year anniversary, inspires student athletes

June 5, 2019

Cross Country and Track Coach Mike Nestor recently celebrated his 25th year of coaching for Ocean Lakes with a surprise presentation at Seashore State Park, where he has trained his runners for years. Over 40 of Nestor’s student athletes, current...

Two seniors guaranteed teaching contract at VBCPS after college

Two seniors guaranteed teaching contract at VBCPS after college

June 4, 2019

Seniors Blake Smith and Natalie Kasmarek were recently awarded the Future Teacher Award courtesy of VBCPS. Each year, VBCPS recognizes a handful of students taking the Virginia Teachers for Tomorrow class and awards them with the promise that they...

Theatre classes finish year with on-stage project

Theatre classes finish year with on-stage project

June 4, 2019

Performance and Studio Theatre classes wrapped up the school year with final projects, presented during a night of one acts. The shows were presented to the public on Thurs. May, 30 at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium. The goal was to showcase what students...

SCA holds annual Fin Fest

SCA holds annual Fin Fest

June 1, 2019

To celebrate the end of the school year, SCA held its annual Fin Fest, themed Wild West. About 20 clubs manned booths where participants could win treats. A bounce obstacle course and karaoke station were also available. Fin Fest provides a place for...

Team Loggerhead showcases creativity in boat design competition

Team Loggerhead showcases creativity in boat design competition

May 31, 2019

At the start of this month, two Ocean Lakes teams entered the boat design contest sponsored by the Newport News Shipyard Apprentice School. OL team Loggerhead made it to the top four finalists alongside the Advanced Technology Center, Jamestown High...

Behind the wheel teacher steers students in right direction
Science Honor Society members explore current issues in field of science
  • Students and staff share wisdom teeth stories May 28, 2019
  • Happy Memorial Day, saluting active duty and veterans May 24, 2019
  • School Board gathers opinions on new start times May 21, 2019
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
  • Baseball ends regular season with senior night win May 19, 2019
  • Pole vaulter leaps to succeed and coach others May 15, 2019
  • Girls tennis serves up their season 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
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The Student News Site of Ocean Lakes High School