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Ossining Science Research Strikes Again

Ossining Science Research Strikes Again

The Current, Ossining High School's Student Newspaper
March 14, 2016
Filed under Archive, Student Life Archive

With all of the basketball championships and theatre productions going on around this busy end-of-winter season, it's at times easy to forget the many academic accomplishments that our students  here at OHS have managed to achieve - and achieve they do. This weekend, Ossining sophomores, juniors,...

Don’t Panic, Just Work Through It: Study Tips from The Current

Don’t Panic, Just Work Through It: Study Tips from The Current

Srindi Polkampally, Staff Writer
January 25, 2016
Filed under Archive, Student Life Archive

With midterms almost upon us, there is a last minute scurry to study and score as much as possible. Midterms are just a test and by following review plans and test taking techniques, it’s as easy to get through as a ten point quiz. The ideal situation would be if you were prepared and ready at leas...

Artist of the Month: Jen Meikle

Artist of the Month: Jen Meikle

Lior Raz- Farley, Entertainment Editor
December 21, 2015
Filed under Entertainment Archive

This month we have Jen Meikle, a well-rounded artist who has received experience as a painter, drawer, and sculptor through the school and during her free time. Her artwork, as shown throughout the school, is respected by anyone who sees it. As a drawer, Meikle leans towards animals and naturalistic themes...

Underclass Exemption

Underclass Exemption

Darwin Arias, Staff Writer
December 17, 2015
Filed under Opinions Archive

Ossining High School is one of the many public schools in Westchester that provides a  handful of diverse sports and opportunities for their students to become active, make new friends, and enjoy their high school experience.OHS offers many engaging sports and after-school activities to keep their educat...

Holiday Hiatus; Is it Really a Break?

Holiday Hiatus; Is it Really a Break?

Somari Davis, Opinion's Editor
December 17, 2015
Filed under Opinions Archive, Opinions Archive

Every school year no matter what holiday break or extended weekend, students receive homework. Whether it is in math, science, or English class there is always homework. But, the matter in question is how much is enough homework to call it a ‘break’? Teachers notify students of their assigned ho...

An Inside Look at the Success of Ossining Robotics

An Inside Look at the Success of Ossining Robotics

Hannah Purdy, Editorial Assistant
April 10, 2015
Filed under Student Life Archive

In 2011, Engineering teacher Mr. Albrecht and Physics teacher Mr. Scinta created the Robotics Team here at Ossining High School. It was an extension of the preexisting Engineering Club and was made after student expressed interest in the field of robotics. They had a goal of providing curious students...

Should Auditorium Gimme the Mic Concerts Be Accessible to All?

Should Auditorium Gimme the Mic Concerts Be Accessible to All?

Brianna Raysor, Opinions Editor
March 29, 2015
Filed under Archive, Opinions Archive

Gimme the Mic is a performance based class where students study vocal and performance techniques of various styles of contemporary music; self expression is heavily focused on in this course. Students also get the opportunity to showcase their talents in several concerts in school and public venues,...

Ossining Science Research Students Claim Top Prize at NY State Junior Science Symposium for Third Year in a Row

Ossining Science Research Students Claim Top Prize at NY State Junior Science Symposium for Third Year in a Row

Cheryl Lagan, OHS Site Manager
March 19, 2015
Filed under Student Life Archive

Each year for the past 30 years, the most outstanding high school seniors with the best research projects in New York come together at the state capital on the campus of The State University at Albany to compete for two prestigious spots to represent our State at the National Junior Science Symposium....

Athlete of the Month: Elizabeth Keeley

Athlete of the Month: Elizabeth Keeley

Somari Davis, Staff Writer
March 4, 2015
Filed under Sports Archive

Between finishing up her senior year and prepping for her freshman year in college, The Current was able to catch up with OHS long-distance runner, Elizabeth Keeley. Since the 7th grade, she has participated in track and field as well as cross-country. Keeley has set out from her freshman year to accomplish...

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