Oakton Outlook

2018-2019 Staff

Ashleigh Tain

Editor In Chief

Welcome to the Oakton Outlook! My name is Ashleigh and this is my third year of writing for our school newspaper. As our Editor-in-Chief this year, I am beyond excited to work and create with like-minded students to broadcast...

Payton Wozny

Editorial Board

My name is Payton Wozny and I'm a sophomore. This is my second year on the Oakton Outlook and I'm on the editorial board. I like to write A&E and news articles. Aside from writing, I also cheer and dance.

Sahithi Jammulamadaka

Editorial Board

My name is Sahithi Jammulamadaka. This is my second year on the Oakton Outlook and I am on the editorial board. I love writing and designing stories.

Haley Longfellow

Staff Writer

Hi! I'm Haley, and I am super excited to be working on the Oakton Outlook this year. Some of the things I do outside of school are dance, play piano, work with a charity, and run a club and Voices of Oakton here at school. I've...

Abudukadier Zainaipuguli

Staff Writer

Hi, My name is Abudukadier Zainaipuguli.  My hobby is reading, mostly fiction. I run on weekends. I'm interested in politics. I like to write about entertainment and sports.

Portia Dai

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Portia Dai. I am a freshman and a new member of the Oakton Outlook. I enjoy the topics of environment, both green and within our school as well as entertainment, specifically movies. Outside of school, I like to...

Katherine Zevallos

Staff Writer

Hello, I'm Katherine Zevallos. And i like to write only about one thing, Horror. I've been inspired to write Horror since I've been listening to 'creepypastas'. It has inspired me to write my own stories, and put my own creativity...

Maddie Flickinger

Staff Writer

Hello! My name is Maddie Flickinger. I am a sophomore here at Oakton High School and I'm also swimmer with the Oakton swim team. I enjoy reading, writing, hiking, and painting in my free time. I also love dogs and have two of...

Katie Le

Staff Writer

Hi, I am Katie Le. I am a freshman at Oakton Highschool and I'm a staff writer at the Oakton outlook. Some hobbies of mine are playing the piano and hanging out with my friends. I enjoy watching netflix and sleeping. One of my...

Nikhil Trivedi

Staff Writer

My name is Nikhil Trivedi, and this is my first year writing for the Oakton Outlook. I am 14 years old and have one brother, and I am a freshman here at Oakton High. I like to play sports and do things outdoors in general. I really...

Sebastian Osea

Staff Writer

I'm from Kenya and i'm interested in writing about African culture, black culture, soccer, Islam and hip hop. Some of my hobbies include fashion, photography, soccer, drawing and travelling.

Andres Gonzalez

Staff Writer

Hello there, I'm Andres and I'm a Staff Writer in the Oakton Outlook. The reason I became a Staff Writer in the Oakton Outlook is because I would like to write about things I'm interested in, such as current events and entertainment.

Annabelle Rosse

Staff Writer

Hi, my name is Annabelle and this is my my first time writing for the Oakton Outlook. I like Pina Coladas and getting caught in the rain. I'm not much into yoga, and I have half a brain. Just kidding... I just really like...

Sarah Jeffries

Staff Writer

Hi! I'm Sarah, a sophomore at Oakton, and I am a staff member on the Oakton Outlook. I love to write stories in my free time, and I love to read, mostly fantasy and mystery books. My favorite subjects are science and English,...

Asher Tankel

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Asher Tankel, and this is my 1st year on the Oakton Outlook's staff. I am very passionate about newspaper and can't wait to write stories this year for the Outlook. I specialize in writing sports stories. These...

Kariann Tan

Staff Writer

Hi! I'm Kariann and I am very excited to be a part of journalism for my final year of high school. Writing has always been my passion from the beginning, which is why I pursue it outside of classes, and so having the opportunity...

Connor Maloney

Staff Writer

I'm a junior at Oakton High and I like to write about politics or current events.

Aubrey Harrell

Staff Writer

My name is Aubrey Harrell, and this is my second year working on the Oakton Outlook. I look forward to becoming a better writer through my experiences at the Outlook. I enjoy writing about entertaining events going on in the world,...

Wendy Gao

Staff Writer

Hello! My name is Wendy Gao, and I am a junior and second-year staff writer for the Oakton Outlook. I enjoy reading and writing outside of school, which prompted me to join the school newspaper. I am a passionate environmentalist,...

Olivia Garrone

Staff Writer

Hi! My name is Olivia Garrone, and I'm a junior. This is my second year on the Oakton Outlook staff. I love writing, and love how journalism expands my horizons with every story I write. Besides reading and writing, I am also...

Zoe Siamon

Staff Writer

My name is Zoe Siamon, and this is my second year as a Staff Writer for the Oakton Outlook! I like reading and writing, and I love staying up to date on what’s going on at Oakton.

Brendan Bellingham

Staff Writer

Having been with the Outlook for three years now I have seen it's ups and downs and have grown on the creative process here. My love for writing and involvement in Oakton crew makes this position on the Outlook staff a great one....

Will Locklin

Staff writer

Sup, I'm Will.  I'm a junior here at oakton high school.  I like sports and keeping up with current events.  I also like to write about my opinions and research based writing.

Claudia Messina

staff writer

Hello, my name is Claudia and I am a student at Oakton High School. Although I love writing, I also have many other passions. Some of which include volleyball, rowing, swim, and dance. It may seem as though balancing 4 sports...

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