Northmen News

Striving for excellence

Lindsey Dunaway, writer

May 1, 2019

As the school year comes to an end, students start rushing around to finish their missing work, fix their grades, and study for EOCs. "I’m most nervous for being tested over anything we learned at the beginning of the year,...

Events Celebrate Seniors

Events Celebrate Seniors

Kayelyn Logan, photo editor

April 29, 2019

A Change of Course

A Change of Course

April 26, 2019

Science skits earn Mr. and Miss OP crowns

Leah Beatty, photographer

April 24, 2019

On Thursday, April 18, Oak Park hosted Mr. and Ms. OP. Seniors Keiman McCoy and Hannah Rogers representing N2 Sports Marketing, SeniorsZach Ropka and Ola Thabit representing Science Olympiad, and SeniorsKayelyn Logan and Ti...

The Road to Nationals paved for five

The Road to Nationals paved for five

Mackenzie Powell, Photographer, Writer

March 29, 2019

Focus on Spirit

Focus on Spirit

March 14, 2019

Thespians attend ThesCon

Thespians attend ThesCon

February 4, 2019

Seniors take “last chance” ACT

Sammi Johnson, Journalism 1 reporter

December 4, 2018

One of the final ACTs for seniors comes up Saturday, Dec. 8. Many colleges accept the December ACT as the last one to apply for their scholarships. So, seniors panic to prepare for this last chance to improve their score. According...

Students walk out for rights

Luka Ashton, Journalism 1 reporter

November 21, 2018

On Tuesday, Nov. 20, around 50 students walked out of their AR class to protest Trump’s proposed plans to erase trans people from existence. “I feel like it’s generally protesting Trump and it is showing that the LGBT...

OPHS Robotics Team Gears up

OPHS Robotics Team Gears up

November 16, 2018

Marketing sports a new face and goals

Mary Anello, Journalism 1 reporter

October 30, 2018

New teacher. New classroom. New website. Sports marketing has a new face this year in several key areas. Teacher Eric Whited, previously a biology teacher, advises this class. He also teaches business law, marketing principals...

Losing Focus

Lindsey Dunaway, Writer

May 21, 2018

As the school year comes to an end, many students check out and stop focusing on their academics. Students tend to use their school day as a time to socialize instead of focusing on preparing themselves for the next year. “I...