The Oarsman

Saying Goodbye to the Creators of Humans of Venice

Carmen Perez and Julia Escobar, Reporter and Photo Editor

June 2, 2019

Julissa Ventureno, senior What are your goals in life? “My goal in life is to save someone. That sounds super dramatic, but I just want to help at least one person. I want to study psychology in college and come back to communities like mine that are under-resourced, regarding mental health. I think that in commu...

Class of 2019 Top 10 Seniors

Elisa Martinez, Features Reporter

June 2, 2019

Jenny Chen, GPA 4.600 Attending: UC Berkeley, Undeclared. Planning to double major in biology and comparative literature. Magnet: WLGS Top two extracurriculars: Science Bowl and volunteering as a tutor Hardest class: AP Spanish Literature Favorite teacher: “I don’t have a favorite teacher because each teacher is different, and they each have contributed somethi...

Venice Students Heading Abroad This Summer

Venice Students Heading Abroad This Summer

Elisa Martinez, Features Reporter

June 2, 2019

Several Venice High School students will be traveling the world this summer. This year is the first ...

19 Tips from 2019 Seniors

19 Tips from 2019 Seniors

May 29, 2019

Calling all lowerclassmen, that means all you freshmen, sophomores, and juniors! Here are some tips fro...

Minecraft Is Back!

Minecraft Is Back!

Julian Pinto and Kylon Wade

May 29, 2019

  The video game Minecraft has just hit its 10-year anniversary May 17, and it has had a massiv...

Will You Go to Prom with Me?

Will You Go to Prom with Me?

Kylon Wade, Features Reporter

May 28, 2019

With prom coming up next month on May 18, students are rolling out the promposals. Tyler Stoner ...

Tuning in to Jenny Chen

Tuning in to Jenny Chen

May 28, 2019

Meet this year’s valedictorian, senior Jenny Chen. Not only is she academically successful, but Ch...

The Importance of Street Art

The Importance of Street Art

Sonya Curiel, Staff Writer

May 24, 2019

Venice is a community filled with wondrous artworks made by the different minds of many artists. From mur...

Student Singer Profiles

Student Singer Profiles

Elisa Martinez, Features Reporter

May 24, 2019

Caleb Wade (12th grade) How long have you been in honor choir? “I did it all four years, and it’s be...

Students are Interviewed on their Geography Skills

May 24, 2019

Using a large map, The Oarsman interviewed about 15 students to gain an understanding of how much th...

The Oarsman Places Sixth in National Best of Show Contest

The Oarsman Places Sixth in National Best of Show Contest

May 23, 2019

Just as Venice students began trickling into school at 7 a.m. on April 25, four editors from The Oarsm...

Seniors Dance Away the Night at the Odyssey for Prom 2019

Seniors Dance Away the Night at the Odyssey for Prom 2019

Athena Koon, Features Editor

May 23, 2019

Venice High seniors attended their masquerade-themed prom at the Odyssey Event Center in Granada Hills o...