Santa Claus came to town and brought some friends…

Santa Claus came to town and brought some friends…

Isabella Naccarato , Oracle Staff Wriiter

Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa has come to town! It seems Santa decided to come a little early this year. In mid-December the WSHS Choir held its annual “Breakfast with Santa,” a long...  Read More »

Feb 4

WARNING: Tough commutes to class ahead

WARNING: Tough commutes to class ahead

Zobia Nayyar, Entertainment Editor

Students push the heavy trailer door open the second the bell rings. Panting from the long walk from one side of the school to the other and outside to the trailers. WS students...  Read More »

Feb 4

Is the trimester system feasible?

Is the trimester system feasible?

Kathleen Amann, Viewpoint Editor

The trimester format in school systems, where the year is split into three pieces instead of two, has grown in popularity over the past two decades. FCPS is debating implemenring...  Read More »

Feb 4

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Baker becomes skipper; Nationals fire Williams

Austin McHale, Oracle Online Editor

When one of your players hits over 40 homeruns and bats at .330, you’d think that a spot in the postseason is guaranteed, especially in one of the weakest divisions in Major...  Read More »

December 3, 2015

The Indonesian game of fireball soccer is pretty much like it sounds. It’s similar to the soccer matches we’re used to, with one hot catch. The ball—quite literally—is on fire during the competition.

The OCHO: Soccer with a fiery twist

December 3, 2015

Soccer is the most popular sport in the world, with avid followers ranging far and wide, in places such as the mountains...  Read More »

Friday night lights still hold the memory of Number 58

December 3, 2015

Every Friday before a home football game, the team members touch the “58” rock and are reminded of the struggles a former...  Read More »

Brittan Muir, from the Class of 2015, scores an assist during a CNU game this fall.

Taking it up a notch in college

December 3, 2015

It’s not just about the athlete. It’s about their passion and mentality to work toward a better game. For one thing,...  Read More »

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Spartan Football gets too much love

Spartan Football gets too much love

Nora Boyle, Oracle Editor

Friday night lights turned into Friday night fights by the end of football season with hostility between the football team and the “Hype Squad,” but with good reason. Starting...  Read More »

February 2, 2016

Thousands of Mizzou students, professors, and citizens join together to protest the hate crimes made by other students on the University of Missour Quad.

Public service announcement: Racism still exists

February 2, 2016

In case you have been living under a rock for the past...  Read More »

WS’s friendly cafeteria lunchlady handles the forks behind the counter to ensure that students who did not buy lunch properly pay the five cent fee for the bendy plastic utensil.

‘That will be five cents’

February 2, 2016

For those who bring their lunch to school: make sure...  Read More »

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Seven subs, one semester

Seven subs, one semester

Sarah Thompson, Features Editor

Amidst the tests, quizzes, chapter, and overall work that come with a school year already in full swing, change can be difficult for both teachers and students. Math teacher...  Read More »

February 4, 2016

Senior Brittany Padgett is a performer at heart. She’s a member of the Spartan Drama ensemble, where she recently performed in “Two Gentlemen from Verona”; she’s also active in the school’s Personality Show Choir. Padgett is also on the Varsity volleyball squad.

Padgett strives to keep daily ‘balance’ in schedule

February 4, 2016

High school is hard, and is harder when you have to...  Read More »

Food is delicious. The class teaches students how to cook many different kinds of food dishes. This class gives students real world skills that they will take with them into collage and into adult life. They also learn how to run businesses like hotels and restaurants and other things like that. The class of 30 usually cook up something at least once a week.

Love can be a synonym for food

February 3, 2016

WS has cooked up a delicious elective that many students...  Read More »

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