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...

Cougar Time Rumors

January 18, 2019

Filed under Oakton News, Oakton students

Cougar time is an integral part to any Oakton student’s day and provides 32 blissful minutes of relaxation and enjoyment. As we move into the third quarter, there are rumors that there will be changes made to cougar time. Ca...

Oakton’s New Science Classes

Maddie Flickinger, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019

Filed under Oakton News, Oakton students, Opinion

As we come back from winter break we have more than just snow days on our mind. Due to Oakton’s renovations and lack of space for classes, we as students have the task of quickly figuring out which classes to take in our up...

Therapy Dogs at Oakton

Asher Tankel, Staff Writer

October 23, 2018

Filed under News, Oakton News

Have you ever wanted to meet a therapy dog? If the answer is yes, come to the cafeteria after school on Wednesday, October 24th to meet some local therapy dogs. Students will get a chance to meet the dogs and play with them. Th...

Improv! Improv! Improv!

Improv! Improv! Improv!

October 9, 2018

Everything you need to know about AP exams

Wendy Gao, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018

Filed under Feature, Oakton News, Oakton students, Oakton teachers, Web exclusive

AP exams are approaching fast and everyone at Oakton feels the stress. Some students are taking their first AP exam this year, while others are experienced veterans. Nonetheless, everyone is nervous as May creeps closer. Here is e...

Cultural Festival Reflections

Clare Sparling, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018

Filed under Feature, Oakton News, Oakton teachers

As Mr. Lee prepares to leave Oakton next year, he has provided insight into the cultural festival experience. Every year cultural festival, with it’s bright colors and myriad of songs from all over the world, captures the he...

Preparing for Prom

Riya Jain, Editorial Board

April 12, 2018

Filed under Oakton News

With Prom just a few weeks away, juniors and seniors are getting excited for the big day. Most get their dresses/bowties several weeks in advance to avoid last minute shopping and sold out things. In an effort not to have anyone...

A new hall of books

Ishika Jain, Editorial Board Member

April 12, 2018

Filed under Oakton News, Web exclusive

Most of you most likely walk past the hall where the library once was. If you’ve been in that hall recently, you have probably seen that the library that once used to be filled with books and lounge areas is now an empty sp...

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