Lake Views

Aimé Couty joins the Laker family

Iris Breckenridge, Managing Editor, Columnist

February 27, 2020

Foreign exchange student Aimé Couty has faced a warm welcome from LOHS students. All the way from France, he arrived in August to meet his host family. “At the beginning it’s kind of weird and awkward because you don’t...

Senate postpones the royalty amendment

Jon Wood and Michael Murray

January 9, 2020

The LOHS student Senate voted to postpone an official vote on an amendment to degender the Mayfete court. The amendment would remove the gender-based requirements and labels for the Mayfete court, and rename the court members as...

Student senate votes to degender Mayfete court

Michael Murray and Jon Wood

January 6, 2020

The LOHS student Senate voted to approve an amendment to the LOHS student constitution that would degender the Mayfete court. The amendment officially removes the gender-based requirements and labels for the Mayfete court, renaming the court memb...

The Mayfete solution nobody is talking about

Penelope Spurr, News Editor

November 30, 2019

Mayfete originates from May Day, a seasonal Greco-Roman festival. Originally involving debauchery likened to Dionysus and Aphrodite, it evolved into a celebration of luck associated with spring. In nineteenth-century May Day festi...

Lack of communication at LOHS impairs student involvement in school affairs

The Editorial Board

October 28, 2019

THE SENATE Last year, in response to concerns regarding attendance and accountability, former ASB President Eli Rowland restructured the Senate in hopes that Senators would reliably report to and represent their English class...

Laker football goes on a crusade to defend their state title

Casey Graver, Staffer

October 26, 2019

The Lake Oswego Football team has gotten off to a red hot start in 2019.  In their first game of the season, the Lakers went on the road to face West Salem. Senior Casey Filkins was able to run for three touchdowns as he led ...

What to expect for Homecoming 2019

Iris Breckenridge and Makenna Klein

October 26, 2019

This year homecoming will be held on Saturday, Oct. 5 from 9-11 p.m. in the school library.  After school on Friday will be the homecoming parade in downtown Lake Oswego. For each grade, there will be a float presented (in order...

The gun violence solution you’ve never heard of

Penelope Spurr, News Editor

September 30, 2019

Every time I hear about a mass shooting, there’s a phrase that repeats itself over and over and over: people who noticed the shooter’s warning signs attempted to report their concern, but found limited or no success. Then the...

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