Lake Views


Never judge an album by its cover

Basil Kautto, Staffer

March 12, 2020

hey say to never judge a book by its cover, and the same goes for music albums. When listening to music, you probably don’t care about cover art, but it can have an effect on the tone of the music. In the case of albums like “Para...

The third season of ‘The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ is pretty chill

Makenna Klein, Staffer

March 12, 2020

I believe I am not alone in saying that season three of “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” did not disappoint. The third season was released Jan. 24, 2020, and I admit I shamelessly binged all eight episodes in a span of ...

The ‘Sonic’ movie is actually good

Adrianna Mabin, Social Media Manager

March 12, 2020

Feb 14 2020- Valentines Day, AKA the release date of “Sonic the Hedgehog”, the movie. I went into the theater thinking I was about to see an average movie; maybe I would cry a single tear of happiness or woe- but the movie...

No, I’m not watching ‘You’

Penelope Spurr, News Editor

March 12, 2020

There’s one question spreading across the halls of Lake Oswego High School like wildfire. It’s not related to basketball or forecasting or homework or anything school-related, for that matter. It’s four words. “Have you watched ...


The Editorial Board

March 6, 2020

After spending seven months debating a gender-neutral Mayfete court, we may not even have a real Mayfete anymore. And does anyone but the Senior Class care? Probably not. February is Black History Month, but February’s biggest...

Spirit Phone Review

Grey Kautto, Staffer

March 3, 2020

Hey everyone, Grey Kautto here, the school’s busiest music nerd. It is finally time for a review of “Spirit Phone” by Lemon Demon. This is the fourth studio album from singer-songwriter Lemon Demon, aka Neil Ciciereg...

‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ releases 7th and final season

Jackson Rickert, Opinions Editor, Columnist

March 2, 2020

On Feb. 21, Disney Plus released the first episode of the final season of “Star Wars: The Clone Wars.” It’s been years since “The Clone Wars” finished its run on TV, with season five finishing in early 2013, before ...

Lakeridge Middle school gender-neutral bathrooms create an all-inclusive space

The Editorial Board

February 28, 2020

Lake Oswego hasn’t always been the most inclusive place. We have had our ups and downs dealing with hate and people unwilling to accept change. Now, with the construction of gender-neutral and all-inclusive bathrooms at Lake...

‘When They See Us’ brings overlooked injustices to light

Olivia Ellerbruch, Sports Editor

February 27, 2020

In late May of 2019, a short television series called “When They See Us,” directed by Ava Duvernay, was released onto Netflix. The series is based on the Central Park jogger case from the 1980s, where five Black and Hispanic ...

Curriculum provides more than a month of celebration

Penelope Spurr, News Editor

February 27, 2020

This month is a specific, nationally-recognized time to celebrate black history, but at Lake Oswego High School, we are fortunate to study black history for longer than 29 days. In our community, it is English curricula that meaningf...

Harry Potter: a tale of two viewers

February 24, 2020

Michael’s never seen ‘Harry Potter’ or read the books; Jon grew up idolizing the series. So, Jon and Michael decided to watch the movies together, each offering their own take on the classic story of a young wizard from P...

Cameron’s Circus

Cameron Iizuka, Editor-in-Chief

February 20, 2020

As Tiktok celebrity and social justice icon Peaches says, “showering is just a trend,” however, if we replace the word showering with reading, that statement suddenly becomes false.  (Yes, that is the start of the article, I’m glad ...

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