The Oarsman

UTLA Plans Strike Against LAUSD

Alicia Valenciana, Editor-in-Chief

September 13, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

Los Angeles Unified School District  may face its first potential teacher strike since 1989.   United Teachers Los Angeles, a union representing more than 35,000 teachers,  conducted a strike authorization vote Aug. 23-30, resulting in 98 percent of its members who cast ballots voting in favor of a strike. Additionally...

BIRD Scooters Flock to Venice

BIRD Scooters Flock to Venice

Karla Alcala and Heidy Flores  

September 6, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase

They’re fast, fun and convenient. They’re also dangerous and clutter the neighborhood. Bird Scoot...

Venice High School’s New Principal

Venice High School’s New Principal

May 31, 2018

After careful consideration, Mr. Gabriel Griego was selected to be the next principal of Venice High. Mr. Griego is currently the principal of Bassett High School (BHS) located in La Puente, California. He has worked at BHS for three years and 11 months.

Gondolier Prom 2018

May 29, 2018

Venice High School Senior prom was held on Saturday, May 19 at the California Science Center in the Wallis Annenberg Building, located at Exposition Park. The theme seniors voted on in October 2017 was Starry Night.

2018 Media Art Show is a Success

2018 Media Art Show is a Success

May 10, 2018

The Media Art Show took place in the Fine Arts building on April 18-20. The pieces displayed were on all different mediums. All the art depicted was very diverse and from students from different walks of life.

Cinco de Mayo Parade

Cinco de Mayo Parade

May 5, 2018

This year on Cinco de Mayo, the Venice community including Venice High students, participated in the third annual Cinco de Mayo Festival, which started on Lincoln Boulevard and ended at Oakwood Park.

San Francisco Convention 2018

San Francisco Convention 2018

April 26, 2018

Thirteen Oarsman staff members took a short plane ride over to San Francisco, California for the National High School Journalism Convention on April 12-15.