The Oarsman

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...

Humans Of Venice: Quarantine Story Mateo Holguin

Mateo Holguin and his brother.

Carmen Perez, Features Editor

June 5, 2020

Mateo Holguin, Senior: “As long as I can remember as a little kid, I’ve always been discriminat...

Uncovering the TikTok Algorithm and the app’s Racial Bias

Uncovering the TikTok Algorithm and the app's Racial Bias

Charity Grant, Reporter

June 5, 2020

With many of us stuck indoors due to the Covid 19 pandemic, the TikTok app has grown in popularity amo...

Covid-19 Quarantine Ruins Senior’s Track Season

Michelle Mateo, Staff Writer

April 15, 2020

       Due to Covid-19, also known as Coronavirus, many of the sports have been cancelled. This leaves many seniors devastated knowing that they may have to leave their last year of high school without playing their sport.         Jane Crespin who has been on the track team since freshman year of 2017 is just one...

Coach Sandoval awarded CIFLA City Section Cross Country Coach of the Year

Coach Sandoval awarded CIFLA City Section Cross Country Coach of the Year

Hiromi Maeda

March 9, 2020

After coaching at Venice High School for twenty years, Coach Vidal Sandoval was awarded CIFLA City Section ...

Swim season kicks off

Swim season kicks off

March 6, 2020

  The season for all the Venice High School swim teams kicked off on Feb. 17 in a road loss a...

A Spring dance is planned.

Spring Dance Planned

March 5, 2020

Bring out your flowers and flowy dresses because Venice is having a spring dance! This spring dance the...

Post Girls and Boys Basketball season

Mae Canete, Boys and Girls Basketball

March 2, 2020

The basketball season is officially over with the boys and girls teams out of playoffs. Both teams qualified for play offs and were able to make the most out of their season. The girls team lost in a close first round in an away game against Cleveland High School with a loss by 8 with a score of 48-53.   “We were ...

Last minute gift ideas.

Forgot Valentine’s Day? It’s Not Too Late To Make It Great

February 19, 2020

With the pressures of Valentine’s Day, everyone wants to find something special for that special person...

Varsity Boys Basketball makes playoffs

Varsity boys Basketball team playing against Palisades High

Edryan Calderon, Sports Writer

February 12, 2020

As the season comes to the end, the boys varsity basketball team is pleased with how they’ve closed out t...

The Teens of Today are Not “Alright”

Nadera Powell, Opinion Writer

February 11, 2020

There is a common myth ingrained in the minds of students that in order to achieve personal success they must be an overachieving student, and receiving nothing but the best when it comes to grades and accolades. Getting into a prestigious university that is a household name breeds unbearable pressure in the lives of studen...

Giving yourself a hug is self love.

Prioritize Self-love over Relationships

February 6, 2020

High school is a time when many teens are obsessed with finding love without having figured themselv...