Oviedo Journalism

  • Backpacks banned from stadium events

    Backpacks banned from stadium events

    Vani Thupili, Features Editor

    August 24, 2018

    WEB EXCLUSIVE Seminole County Public Schools (SCPS) has banned backpacks from stadium events as part of a response to the school shootings that have impacted student safety in recent months. On Aug. 17, a shooting occurred at a Friday night football game in Wellington, FL. Two adults were critically...

    Seminole County Public Schools

  • Top tennis players lead despite changes

    Top tennis players lead despite changes

    Nevada Cullen, Sports Editor

    May 11, 2018

    This story was originally published in the fifth edition of The Lion’s Tale (March 27th, 2018). When the tennis season started, sophomores Mateo Gamero and Jordan Kazaka were number one and two, respectively, on the boys’ team. This changed during the season, as senior Connor Stroyan overtook...

    Sophomore Mateo Gamero helps teammates make in-game adjustments.

    Justin Pham

  • Pre-prom plans aim to prevent drinking

    Pre-prom plans aim to prevent drinking

    Sofia Bloom, Reporter

    April 26, 2018

    WEB EXCLUSIVE With prom in two days, upperclassmen are making plans for the big night--and so are the prom organizers. During lunches this week, students were able to try on "DUI goggles," which simulate the effects of drunkenness. Additionally, police at prom will have breathalyzers on hand to test any attende...

    Students participate in a prom week event, using DUI goggles, to experience the feeling of being drunk and performing cognitive actions. This activity is part of the school's effort to keep students safe at prom by preventing student drinking.

    Fern Silva

  • Remembrance walkout turns political

    Remembrance walkout turns political

    Saadhana Sridharan, News Editor

    February 28, 2018

    WEB EXCLUSIVE *Name withheld upon request. Signs were raised as students at Oviedo High School walked out of classrooms into a blazingly hot noon on Feb. 21. In light of the recent school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida - one that witnessed the loss of 17 stu...

    Crowds gather at the start of the protest, unknowing of the chaos that would soon follow.

    Fern Silva

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  • Top tennis players lead despite changes May 11, 2018
  • Faculty rolls students in annual fundraiser basketball game April 5, 2018
  • Tournaments test, prepare boys’ varsity basketball team for playoffs February 22, 2018
  • Athletes achieve college dreams on Signing Day February 12, 2018
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Oscars highlight Hollywood activism

Oscars highlight Hollywood activism

March 13, 2018

Fantasy, reality must combine

February 28, 2018

Wear what you want

February 23, 2018

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