The Oarsman

After 20 Years The Oarsman’s adviser Ms. Zubiri Retires

June 15, 2020

Ms. Nancy Zubiri retired at the end of the 2019-2020 school year and gave the Oarsman her thoughts on...

Organizer Cailee Grayhorse-Pupecki leads a peaceful protest on Venice High's campus on Tuesday, June 9.

Venice Students Lead Peaceful Protest in Support of Black Lives Matter

June 11, 2020

“It is our duty to fight for freedom. It is our duty to win. We must love and protect one another. W...

Ms. Zubiri marches in front of Venice High followed by student supporters in teachers' strike January 2019.

Venice High School’s Retiring Teachers for 2020

June 10, 2020

Several Venice High School teachers’ long journey is coming to an end. Here’s their reflection of th...

Virtual Senior Graduation

Virtual Senior Graduation

Rita Gamboa, Reporter

June 5, 2020

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, seniors from around the world are missing out on their graduation. But...

Oakgrove Hosts First Virtual Panel ‘Civil Unrest & Social Injustice’

Oakgrove Hosts First Virtual Panel 'Civil Unrest & Social Injustice'

Graham Wells, Reporter

June 5, 2020

For the first time in the club’s history, Oakgrove will be hosting a virtual panel for Venice stud...

2020 AP Season Marked by Controversy and Confusion

Many AP students, including some Venice students, got this message after attempting to submit their important AP exams.

Kymia Freeman, Assistant Editor

June 4, 2020

This year’s online AP testing experience was marked by confusion, anxiety, and relief for many students. A...

How you can return textbooks and clean out lockers at Venice

How you can return textbooks and clean out lockers at Venice

Ashley Bueno, Reporter

June 2, 2020

Starting tomorrow June 3,  students will have a chance to return books and school equipment. Many stu...

Grad Nite 2020 CANCELLED

Grad Nite 2020 CANCELLED

Mae Canete, Staff Writer

May 28, 2020

Seniors have faced many disappointments this year due to COVID-19. The coronavirus has taken away many...

Virtual Senior Awards Night

Virtual Senior Awards Night

May 27, 2020

In the final stretch of seniors’ high school career, Senior Awards Night is held to recognize seni...

Former Venice student Noah Lahman Unexpectedly Passes Away

Noah Lahman

Graham Wells, Staff Writer

May 26, 2020

On April 21, Noah Lahman, a former Venice High student, died due to an accidental drug overdose. Lahma...

Scientists argue that some pathogens and viruses can harbour in pangolins and transfer to humans in wildlife markets.

The Missing Link between Wildlife Exposure and Public Health

May 25, 2020

In countries like China and Vietnam, wild animals are often sold in wet markets and through the wildlif...

Venice Senior Natalie Bonilla catches COVID-19

Bonilla during the second week of her having COVID-19. She had just gone to the emergency room because of a nasty cough that made it extremely difficult for her to breathe. She then slept for the rest of the day.

Julia Escobar, Editor-in-Chief

May 25, 2020

As Los Angeles begins to open up beaches, hiking trails, and small businesses, more and more cases of COVID-19...