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Japanese Club

Emily Elias

September 21, 2016

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The Japanese Club is a student-run club that discusses different topics regarding Japanese culture, so if this is something you’re interested in, you’re welcome!   Ms. Hiroko Nomachi has been this club’s sponsor for over 20 years now. She created this club all those years ago because she wanted students...

Help the Handi

Emily Elias, Reporter

September 21, 2016

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In the Help the Handi Club, students step out of their comfort zone and help the community. It’s always fun to experience new things and in this club students will have that opportunity, said sponsor Jennifer Lisowski.   Students get the chance to help disabled students participate in sporting events, support...

Choir Club

September 21, 2016

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For people who like to sing but can’t fit choir into their schedule, a choir club is offered during lunch. Club members can be apart the Venice High Allegros. While in choir, students learn how to audition and perform at a colligiate level that prepares students for a career in music. If students choose, they can come in at...

Chess Club

Bryce Rodriguez

September 21, 2016

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The Chess Club is meant for everyone and anyone who wants to get together with others and play chess. The club is not only limited to chess, so any type of board game is also welcomed. A personal goal of the Chess Club President, Qianhui Fang, is to reach out to special-ed students and actually teach them to play chess. A...

Band Club

JaNiece Calhoun

September 21, 2016

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Students hear the band at pep rallies, football games, and just about anywhere where school spirit is is encouraged. The Gondolier Marching Band is a frce to be reckoned with stomping and playing its way through the campus. Band is an activity that meets after school in Room 3. It is an period 7 class that meets until 5 p.m.....

Chatelaines and Esquires

Michelle Gonzales

September 21, 2016

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Chatelaines and Esquires is all about serving the school during and outside of school hours. It is for juniors “who show commitment to the community,” according to the Venice High website. Member Alex Martin, said the former club sponsor and retired teacher, Sheri Nagata, told them it looks great on college applications...

Spanish Club

Jeniifer Romo

September 21, 2016

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The Spanish Club’s purpose is to promote a better understanding and awareness of the Hispanic culture through various activities throughout the year. Teacher Luisa Leon’s goal is to raise student and community awareness of the Hispanic culture and to teach students to respect a culture that might not be their own. “It...

Senior Memories

Leslie Lopez, Reporter

June 3, 2016

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Seniors say Goodbye.

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Summer Volunteer Opportunities

Melissa Mateo, Editor in Chief

June 3, 2016

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Complete your 40 hours of community service requirement this summer!

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Senior Advice

Corina Pineda, Reporter

June 2, 2016

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With the new school year approaching, who better than seniors to give advice to incoming freshmen.

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Oakgrove Retreat

Oakgrove Retreat

June 2, 2016

On May 13, excited Venice High students took off for the Oakgrove retreat they’ve been waiting for all semester and the trip was, yet again, a great success.

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Final Messages From the Graduating Oarsman Staff

Final Messages From the Graduating Oarsman Staff

June 2, 2016

Oarsman senior editors share their final thoughts and reflections about being on the Oarsman Staff.

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