The Oracle

CON: Are sqauds on campus beneficial?

stina0213

May 24, 2016

Written by Stina Chang “Mean Girls,” “High School Musical,” “Clueless”—what do these movies all have in common? All of them display a culture of cliques on high school campuses, something that kids today ca...

Highlights Of The School Year: School-organized Events promote bold spirit

amandalee828

May 20, 2016

Homecoming The biggest spirit event of the year was an exciting week in October. The theme was “The Happiest Week on Earth” and all of the dress-up themes were based on Disney movies. Gunn’s Student Executive Council...

Festival Must-Haves

deianah

May 20, 2016

Written by Deiana Hristov Jorts: These jean shorts are popular among both men and women. For men, straight knee-length shorts are the most common. For women, the trend is high-waisted daisy dukes. On both genders, the dist...

Pro: Are squads on campus beneficial?

The Oracle

May 20, 2016

Written by Sabrina Chen In almost every high school portrayal, whether in books or movies such as “Mean Girls,” social cliques are present. The cliques, however, are dramatized and negatively stereotyped, making cliques seem...

Behind the Scenes: Student Directors

deianah

May 20, 2016

Written by Deiana Hristov Eight individual mini-shows means eight individuals take on the role of student director and lead the One Acts actors to a great performance. This year, the stu- dent directors for One Acts are seniors...

AP Tests Invalidated due to Irregularities

deianah

May 20, 2016

Written by Deiana Hristov On Tuesday, May 17, Principal Dr. Denise Herrmann announced that students will have to retake several of the Advanced Placement (AP) tests within the next two weeks because of irregularities in the seating a...

Festival experience leaves positive impression

Helen Nguyen

May 20, 2016

Written by Helen Nguyen, Assistant Business Manager I kept jumping from foot to foot—I couldn’t help myself as I stood in line for the Frost Music Festival. AlunaGeorge, Kaytranada and Flume were going to perform lat...

One Acts Behind the Scenes: Paint and Construction

clarakieschnickllamas

May 20, 2016

Written by Clara Kieschnick One Acts’ paint and construction crews are planning a very simple stage due to the frequent changes in scenery and the general nature of the selected plays being performed. “For One Acts, all we ...

Junior despairs lack of license, independence

chenganyi

May 20, 2016

Written by Anyi Cheng “Can I catch a ride?” It’s just a question. To me, however, it’s mortifying to ask. I’ve been 16 years old for nearly nine months now and I still don’t have my license. Worse, I haven’t even ...

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