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BREAKING: SD308 approves Christopher Grays as OHS principal for 2020-2021 school year

Administrator Christopher Grays smiles for school photo

Today, in an official statement from the Oswego Community School District 308, it was announced that Christopher Grays would fill the position of principal at Oswego High School. After recent news of current principal Mike Wayne’s retirement, effective June 30, 2020, the search quickly began for his successor.

[VIDEO] Mr. Henricks breaks down the Iran conflict

Confused about what's happening between the U.S. and Iran? 42Fifty sat down with Mr. Aaron Henricks, social studies teacher, to find the answers to some common questions.

Electives fair showcases a gym full of opportunities

A student browses a table at the elective fair. Aaron Kolkay, an art teacher, talks to the student.

During periods 4, 5, and 6, many different teachers gathered in the main gym to showcase the electives their respective departments offer. Students were able to tour the gym during their lunch or guided study and ask questions about the electives in which they were interested in. A few of the classes shown included visual and fine arts, Advanced Placement classes, English electives, career and technology-focused classes, along with a multitude of other options.

‘Mario Kart Tour’: Left in the dust or first-place finish?

Nintendo characters Mario, Peach, and Yoshi race past a baclk and white background with the words "Mario Kart Tour" in black and white in the center of the image.

“Mario Kart Tour” has taken the world by storm. With a long-awaited release finally available to fans around the world, it is safe to say that the latest iteration of Mario Kart is a smash hit. Initially, the game was criticized for consistent money-grabbing mechanics. However, seasoned veterans and newbies alike enjoy the fast-paced racing game that introduces new...

The Scoop, Ep. 13: It’s been a hot minute

The Scoop, Episode 13

In this episode, Owen reviews the new flagship iPhones along with the hype about homecoming week at Oswego High School. In news, Owen talks about the climate change protests, earthquakes in Pakistan, Sandy Hook's PSA, and a brand new Mario Kart experience.