RO: In the Know

The Unexpected Millenial: Florida massacre is more proof of the elephant in the room for America’s teens

S. Murthy, Managing Editor

February 26, 2018

Filed under News and Features, Uncategorized

In a small town in Florida, a 19 year old named Nikolas Cruz injured 15, and killed 17 on Wednesday -- Valentines day. He had been was expelled previously and is currently in Broward County jail for his actions. He used the fire...

Food Beyond Gravity

Food Beyond Gravity

February 4, 2018

NFL protests force Americans to take sides, reconsider patriotism

K. Asher, C. Blanco, and A. Williams

November 1, 2017

Filed under feature, News and Features, Sports

Pro football player Colin Kaepernick, along with several professional athletes across other sports, sparked a firestorm in America  late 2016 when they decided to kneel and bow their heads during the national anthem, silently pr...

ROMS Writing Competition

A. Asher, News Editor

September 28, 2017

Filed under News and Features

Nugget and HeiHei want students to express themselves - now! The chickens, who are being trained to help students purposes, are now sponsoring a school-wide writing competition. All students who want to participate are encouraged...

The Unexpected Millenial: 9/11 attacks and effects

S. Murthy, Staff Writer

September 17, 2017

Filed under News and Features, Opinion, Uncategorized

[Opinions expressed in this article are solely those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts, opinions or beliefs of the Red Oak Middle School community.]  September 11, 2001 was one of the worst days for...

Feathered friends arrive at ROMS

A. Asher, News Editor

September 15, 2017

Filed under feature, News and Features

Chickens are used for a variety of reasons which include eating and experimenting. Mrs. Hamby, a seventh grade science teacher at ROMS is using them for something entirely different. By observing other schools that used dogs to...

All for a test – STAAR anxiety strikes again

A. Johnson and A. Garrett, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017

Filed under News and Features

The time is near. The time that anxious students, parents, and teachers fear. Oh no - STAAR is here! Preparing for STAAR can be very stressful. But why would an annual test cause such grief? One theory is that a student’s mindset pla...

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