The Oarsman

Boys and Girls Club Offers Numerous Opportunities to Earn Community Service

Boys and Girls Club Offers Numerous Opportunities to Earn Community Service

November 12, 2018

The Boys and Girls Club of Venice offers many opportunities for local students, some which allow stud...

Performing with Flying Colors: The Venice Color Guard Team

Performing with Flying Colors: The Venice Color Guard Team

November 12, 2018

The Venice color guard team is a program that has been around for two years and is led by Coach Zee w...

Girls Build Challenge: Venice Votes!

Girls Build Challenge: Venice Votes!

November 12, 2018

  Two weeks after the Girls Build LA Summit, a team of attendees took on a challenge, which prompt...

Pink Out!

Pink Out!

November 2, 2018

The annual celebration of Pink Out was celebrated on Oct. 12 at Venice High’s football game against ...

Grease Night

Grease Night

November 2, 2018

It has been exactly 40 years since the iconic film “Grease” was released. Venice High School has never be...

The Ghost of Venice High School

The Ghost of Venice High School

October 30, 2018

Everywhere you go, there’s definitely an urban legend or a claim of a ghostly sighting in the corne...

Question man: Best Halloween Stories

Question man: Best Halloween Stories

Carmen Perez, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

Filed under Features, Question Man

Halloween, the spooky season! Pumpkins, trick or treat, witches, vampires and zombies. We all have a scar...

Indigenous Day & M.E.C.h.A

Indigenous Day & M.E.C.h.A

October 25, 2018

On Oct. 8, 2018 Indigenous Peoples’ Day was celebrated alongside Columbus Day. Columbus Day has been ...

Celebrating LGBTQ History Month

Celebrating LGBTQ History Month

October 25, 2018

October is LGBTQ History Month! First celebrated in 1944, the month honors the contributions and successes of the gay community in pushing ...

Dealing with Family Issues and Homelessness

Julissa Ventureno and Alicia Valenciana

October 24, 2018

Filed under Features, Humans of Venice

Humans of Venice High is a series of photographs and personal histories, revealing the hidden emotions of students. Two Oarsman staffers went around school campus, asking random students if they would mind being interviewed regarding their personal stories. Samantha Pineda (Sophomore) Samantha Pineda. Photograph by Julissa Ventureno ...

Class of 2019 Update

Kylon Wade, Features Reporter

October 22, 2018

Filed under Features

The Class of 2019 club is off to a cautiously optimistic start. Their main focus right now is to fundraise enough money to pay back the $5000 deposit needed to secure a prom venue earlier this year. “I never really knew about it until it was brought to my attention three weeks ago,” said President Athena Koon about t...

Question Man: Embarrassing Stories

Carmen Perez, Features Reporter

October 22, 2018

Filed under Features, Question Man

As students, we all have embarrassing moments.Being late to class and falling down the stairs in front of someone you like can be tough. Venice teachers also went through some embarrassing moments during high school and here are some of them. Mr. Marcos Sandoval "I was in my senior year during high school,” Marcos S...