The Student News Site of Ocean Lakes High School

The Current

The Student News Site of Ocean Lakes High School

The Current

The Student News Site of Ocean Lakes High School

The Current

Personal finance and digital applications teacher Christina Barnhart holds her two sons outside the courtyard entrance on Bring Your Kid To Work Day on April 25, 2024.
Give thanks to mothers
Robert Bush, Staff Writer • May 12, 2024

Mothers are like buttons. They hold everything together. Every year on the second Sunday in May, families celebrate Mother's Day. This year, it falls...

Canon Robins halts the forward attack of the Cox Falcons and attempts to make a clearance during a match at home April 16, 2024. The Dolphins rely heavily on a strong backline this season that is led by Robins.
Dolphins' star center back comMITs to top university
Nash Phillips, News Editor • May 14, 2024

Ocean Lakes soccer captain Canon Robins announced his collegiate commitment to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) via social media.  The senior phenom is...

A U.N. peacekeeper patrols the streets of Malakal, South Sudan on Sept. 20, 2023. South Sudan has been one of the countries most impacted by the crisis to its north, with around 1,800 refugees arriving daily from Sudan, according to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. (Malakal City Patrols: Ensuring safety and support for returnees and refugees fleeing the Sudan crisis/Gregório Cunha/Flickr/CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)
Silence on Sudan: the Western world’s ignorance in the face of atrocities
Austin Stegerwald, Staff Writer • May 14, 2024

When Sudan’s second civil war came to a close almost 20 years ago, the world hoped for a new era of peace and democracy in the region.  The world, however, got anything but peace. After fighting broke out between the Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF)...

Senior Canon Robins steals the ball against Bayside Marlins on May 7, 2024, on the Ocean Lakes turf. Photo used with permission from Sofia Pescoso.
Varsity boys soccer makes a comeback
Riley Gomez, Features Editor • May 10, 2024

After a rough stretch, boys varsity soccer strikes back with two big wins first against Green Run High School and then Bayside High School for senior night on May 7, 2024. “We...

Former Dance Moms star Jojo Siwa showcases her excitement. Siwa was formerly known for wearing colorful clothing and bright bows. 
(Christopher Polk/Variety/Shutterstock)
Former "Dance Moms" star turns failed pop singer
Marlie Smith, Girls Sports Editor • May 17, 2024

If wearing rainbow bows and rainbow clothes makes a “bad” girl, then Jojo Siwa is one.  Siwa first rose to fame at nine years old on the reality television series,...


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