Teachers of the Year

Yume Kamal, News Reporter

October 17, 2017

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Every year a group of teachers get chosen to be teacher of the year for LAUSD and the Los Angeles County School District. This year 45 people were selected for the district and 16 were chosen for the L.A. County and two of those nominees presented for L.A. County were teachers from Venice High School. Both Daniel Buccieri...

Venice Welcomes New Staff

Samantha Espinoza, Desmond Andersen, and Sofia Alonso

October 16, 2017

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This year Venice High welcomes over seven new staff members for the 2017-2018 school year. Ms. Jennie Jackson in room 247 teaches AP Biology, Honors Biology and also Marine Biology. Ms. Jackson said she hopes to develop a marine biology program so that students will be able to know more about marine life and the entire...

M.E.Ch.A Donations

Emily Salazar, Photographer

October 6, 2017

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Venice High School’s MEChA Club is collecting donations for the hurricane and earthquake victims in Mexico and Puerto Rico. MEChA will be working on “Let’s Rebuild,” a global project to address the essential needs that the disastrous events have generated in these countries. “Let’s...

Deferred Action for Immigrants to End

Deferred Action for Immigrants to End

October 6, 2017

On Sept. 5, President Donald Trump rescinded DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), a program put in place by former president Barack Obama back in June 2012.

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ASB Election Results

ASB Election Results

October 4, 2017

This 2017-2018 student body elected senior Shara Wade for President, senior Destiny Reyes for vice president, senior Leslie Arenas for treasurer and senior Savannah Aguayo for historian and secretary on Sept. 18.

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Dr. Wiedoeft on Leave of Absence

Dr. Wiedoeft on Leave of Absence

September 29, 2017

Principal Oryla Wiedoeft is on a leave of absence due to complications resulting from previous aggressive...

The Gender Neutral Restroom Now Open

The Gender Neutral Restroom Now Open

September 29, 2017

A new gender neutral bathroom at Venice was finally opened. It replaced the bathroom the girls used to...

New Counselor for MEDIA

New Counselor for MEDIA

September 14, 2017

Venice High Media Arts and Technology Academy welcomes new counselor James Curtis. Mr. Curtis replaced...

Protestors March in Venice

Protestors March in Venice

Bryce Rodriguez, Editor-in-Chief

August 30, 2017

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A pro-Trump “free speech” rally was set to occur on August 19 in Venice, but Los Angeles residents...

Colleges that Seniors are Attending in the Fall

Colleges that Seniors are Attending in the Fall

June 2, 2017

Above is a pie chart of the different types of schools that the senior class of 2017 will be attending...

Oarsman Staff Travels to Seattle for Journalism Convention

Oarsman Staff Travels to Seattle for Journalism Convention

June 2, 2017

Fifteen Oarsman staff members went to Seattle, Washington for the National High School Journalism Convention on April 6-9.

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Venice’s New School Budget

Bryce Rodriguez, News Editor

June 1, 2017

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The Associated Student Body fund collected more money this school year than last year, according to Finance Manager Harry Delu. The sale of more “Spirit Packages” and an increase in ticket sales for sports games, due to Venice participating in more playoff games, led to the increase.   This year was the first that the Student Sto...

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