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Giving old clothes new life, FCCA Club starts new initiative
UVA STEM students highlight research endeavors, introduce organic chemistry
Waste plant field trip encourages action
Environmental science class grows floating wetland plants

Environmental science class grows floating wetland plants

May 13, 2019

Elizabeth Schur-Badach’s AP environmental science and biology classes grow floating wetland plants with the help of the Green Teens Club and Lynnhaven River NOW to help maintain an OLHS pond. Due to runoff from lawns and the parking lot, the pond...

Club raises environmental awareness

Club raises environmental awareness

May 13, 2019

Project Green Teens sponsors programs and activities that relate to the environment during meetings and in the community. “We did cleanups, we went on a whale watching field trip, and we participated in Earth Day,” said senior and president Soraida...

SCA hosts first movie night

SCA hosts first movie night

May 13, 2019

Instead of Fin Films, SCA plans to hold a free movie in the auditorium after school on May 17. The movie starts at 2:30 p.m. which allows students to ride activity buses home afterward. Students voted on the SCA Instagram poll for the movie Spider-man:...

ACCESS Foundation commences college commitment

ACCESS Foundation commences college commitment

May 13, 2019

Over 2,000 seniors who have been accepted into one or more colleges celebrated their admission at the ACCESS college commitment day on Tues., April. 30 at Old Dominion University. “I was glad to see how many other people got into college,” said...

Geology class rocks out Virginia with two-day field trip

Geology class rocks out Virginia with two-day field trip

May 6, 2019

Science teacher Laura Eldredge’s magnet physical geology class explored Virginia during a field trip in April. The class hiked Humpback Rock on the Blue Ridge Parkway, followed by a visit to the Grand Caverns in Grottoes. The class then hiked 3.5...

Seniors take a branch of Ocean Lakes to preserve memories, legacies

Seniors take a branch of Ocean Lakes to preserve memories, legacies

May 2, 2019

On the last advisory of the 2019 school year, seniors received a piece of an oak tree, which was formerly planted in the front of the school. The tree was cut down and preserved in 2014 due to rot after multiple lightning strikes. In honor of the...

School Board gathers opinions on new start times
Richard Butzlaff – Humans of OL
  • Theater production team puts on show behind curtain May 15, 2019
  • Seniors prepare for “A Night to Remember” at prom May 15, 2019
  • Teacher shadow project sheds light on student perspective May 13, 2019
Girls tennis serves up their season
  • Track sophomores show record-breaking potential May 15, 2019
  • Boy’s tennis team boasts top academics May 13, 2019
  • Varsity baseball stays hot with three wins May 6, 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
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