Oakton Outlook

FCPS goes solar

Wendy Gao, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019

Filed under Feature, Local News, Oakton News, Oakton students, Politics

In the words of School Board Member Ryan McElveen, “2018 has been the year of the student activist.” While students across Fairfax County procured notable achievements in areas like dress code reform and climate chang...

The Wall has Been Put Up (Not the One Your Thinking of)

Jacob Rutzick, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019

Filed under Local News, News

The Oakton High School administration has recently blocked off the commonly used stairway that leads to the neighborhood right next to the school. Most students used this path to take a quick route to get to their parked cars on Edgelea ...

Climate change takes a turn for the extreme

Wendy Gao, Staff Writer

October 23, 2018

Filed under Local News, National News, News, Web exclusive

It seems as though recent headlines are flooded with stories about tropical storm activity, the latest hurricane death toll, how to be prepared for inclement weather, evacuation warnings, and the bleak storm season ahead. La...

Teenage Trick-or-Treaters

Pari Abdollahi, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018

Filed under Local News, National News

Halloween is here and people are getting ready for it. Many have started decorating their houses and buying candy for the kids that will be going trick-or-treating. However, no candy for teenagers. A lot of people think that teen...

Uncle Sam wants YOU to vote this election!

Wendy Gao, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018

Filed under Local News, National News, News, Politics, Web exclusive

For the class of 2019 at Oakton, being a senior brings a number of new privileges. Senior privileges entail leaving school five minutes early on Fridays, going to the cafeteria for Cougar Time, standing at the front of the bleach...

Air Force One Experience

Air Force One Experience

October 9, 2018

Community Charities

Community Charities

November 14, 2017

Danica Roem, Attempting to Make History

Ashley Shepard, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017

Filed under Local News, Politics

This November, Danica Roem is hoping to make history as the first openly transgender politician in Virginia. Roem is an American journalist and politician from Northern Virginia. She was born in Prince William County where s...

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