SKYLINE IN THE NEWS
Oakland, CA -- Eleanor Wikstrom from Skyline High School has a unique set of skills. She studies as hard as anyone, pulling a 4.0 GPA that has her heading to Harvard University in the fall. She is such an effective orator that she has taken first place in OUSD’s Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Oratorical Fest four times, and she is the current Vice Youth Poet Laureate for the City of Oakland. And as record-setting captain of Skyline’s Track and Field and Cross Country teams, she leaves just about everyone in her dust. That set of skills enabled Wikstrom to make history in 2020, becoming the firstEven under quarantine, our Titan journalists continued their work! Check out the final edition for the 2019-2020 academic school year here.
OUSD Rising Together Celebration
Skyline High School certainly represented at OUSD's Rising Together Celebration for graduating 5th graders, 8th graders, and high school seniors, which aired Saturday, June 6th at 11 am.
SENIOR AWARDS NIGHT | CLASS OF 2020
NOTE: Please start the video at 23 minutes. (Since it was our first time, we started live-streaming a little too early. Hey... we're all learning new technology!)
WE ARE THE DREAM HBO DOCUMENTARY | OAKLAND'S MLK ORATORICAL FEST
THE 41st ANNUAL MLK ORATORICAL FEST RESULTS! (click to view)
2020 MLK District-Wide Competition Results for elementary schools A - Z
SKYLINE HAMILTON PERFORMANCE | HISTORY UNWRITTEN
NBC UNIVERSAL ALL-STAR TEACHER AWARD | CONGRATULATIONS AWELE MAKEBA!
In this episode of the Young and the Woke, "Class of 2020: Graduating During Covid" , we hear from two OUSD high school seniors who are at a critical moment at the cusp of adulthood and facing uncertainty because of the COVID-19 pandemic.Click the link above or subscribe to the Young and the Woke to hear from Fremont High School student Midori Butler and former Skyline High School student Angelica Perkins.If you enjoy the episode, please share it widely!
Check out this great podcast with Scott Wharton from #Logitech and Skyline High School teacher, Shane Durkan, for a deep dive on remote learning, a phenomenon that has been accelerated by #covid19.