RO: In the Know

Column:Wacky Weather – Megastorms increase

A. Williams, Managing Editor

May 3, 2019

Severe weather is everywhere and always changing in one way or another. It can never be fully understood and everyday there is something new to discover. Have you ever thought that you are safe from a natural disaster, like hurricanes? They for...

No Cap S1:E2 School fights – What’s the point?

B. Cooks and D. Pimentel

April 26, 2019

Do you have something to add? Got a "hot topic" for next episode? What do YOU want David and Bianca to tackle on the next No Cap? Please leave comments below! Thanks for listening!...

Column: Nike Air Max 95 Summit White equals instant shoe success

A. Valderas, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019

White is a nice color. Adding it on shoe just makes them clean. White shoes can go with any risk taking outfit and make it pop.These shoes are honestly for running but you can obviously still wear them out. According to Nike...

Nike Air Max 97 Menta is worth the price

A. Valderas, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019

The Nike Air Max 97 Menta (Menta) is a solid shoe.Wearing these out is really an eye catcher the iridescent swoosh really pops the solid grey.The bolded Off-White collaboration makes the price of the Menta add up,the average re...

Elective fair gives incoming seventh graders a taste of what’s next

A. Cisneros, Video Editor, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019

The elective fair was on March 8th from 6-8 p.m. at Red Oak Middle School for sixth grade students, at the same time as the annual open house for all ROMS students. The elective fair gave students information about what electives...

Spring Fling offers another night of music, dancing

R Chehab, Anchor

April 15, 2019

ROMS cheerleaders hosted a Spring Fling in the middle school dance gym. It was on Friday, March 29 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Sales were $5 at lunch and $7 at the door. Dress code was appropriate "Sunday best" and students had to have ...

Review: Hard lessons from “The Hate U Give”

K. Brown

April 9, 2019

I have one word to describe this movie: Powerful. I’m sure you’ve heard of all the racial conflict increasing throughout the world. Well the movie “The Hate U Give” is a very powerful movie that gives a good grasp of the racism going on ...

Setting the record straight about alternative school


April 1, 2019

Everyone has to go to school, right? Of course we do. Some students get sent to alternative school for doing something that they weren’t supposed to do. So what happens when you don’t get to see your friends, your teachers...

Column: Fancy Feet – Nike EARL shows the future is NOW

A. Valderas, Staff Writer

April 1, 2019

E.A.R.L - a name with a very cool message electro adaptive reactive lacing! Shoes that charge and you don’t need to tie. There’s a total of 11 colorways you can buy for this shoe the og “Blue Lagoon”, “Metallic Silver...

Column: The Cheer Life

A . Myers, Staff Cartoonist, Staff Writer

April 1, 2019

"Hawk fans, where are you at? Let me see your hands clap!" Have you ever wanted to know about cheerleaders and what is put into all the events they do? Well if you have, welcome! Cheer spirit is important to the sch...

For these Hawks, unique pets are family too

A. Myers, Staff Cartoonist, Staff Writer

April 1, 2019

Few are unusual, weird , or even unique. People have some interesting pets, with unusual traits. Eighth grader Ambrin Hayes has three ferrets Rogue, Havok, and Mystique and two ducks Cheese and Quackers. The traits for the ferrets ar...

Column: The Cheer Life – Cheer to Win

April 1, 2019

Competitions are a big deal in the cheerleading world. We work months before the competition just perfecting every move and every stunt making sure it's competition ready. We have after school practices of just working on the motions and stunts . We can't forget to...

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