Tag Archives: McClymonds High School

Eric Nobles, a senior at Dewey Academy in Oakland, was one of five teen-agers selected to be storytellers for the "Griots of Oakland" project. Photo courtesy of Oakland North.

“The Griots of Oakland” Exhibit to Visit Local Schools

A traveling version of the popular exhibit, The Griots of Oakland – Voices from the African American Oral History Project, will be shown at McClymonds Youth & Family Center (Alternatives in Action), Alliance Academy and [...]
Raiders Give  Brand New Tablets to OUSD Students

Raiders , Microsoft Give Local Students Brand New Tablets

Nearly two-dozen students from McClymonds High School and Oakland Community Day School were treated to lunch at the Oakland Raiders facility on Tuesday given recognition for their academic and behavioral accomplishments.
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FREESTYLE: Rising Artist Netta Brielle Represents the Bay Area

A singer at the age of three and performing by the time she was 6-years old, Oakland-bred songstress Netta Brielle always knew that her dream of one day taking the stage as a solo artist [...]
MD Warriors Football

Bottom Row Left-Right:
Omari Rutledge,Charles Cheeks,Christopher Lucas,Eric Coleman, Quincy Culpepper, John Bryant, Kenyon McTear, Hakeem Doe-Parker

Top Row Left-Right:
Brendan Jordan, Ashe Banjo-Bright, Jamil Davis Yaheem Brown, Xavier Edwards_Thomas, Joseph Roberts, MarquiseTimmons, Jarrett Mitchell Ramone Sanders Errice Lewis

BackTop Row Coach Ray Cole
Right Side Head Coach John Bryant Business Manager Okeya Vance
Left Side Coach Aaron Clark Coach Elroy Eastman

East Bay Warriors Football Raising Funds to Attend National Championship

The East Bay Warriors (EBW) Pop Warner Football and Cheer Organization has qualified to attend the national championship competition in Orlando, Florida and plans to go if the organization can raise the money for 120 [...]
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“Beacon Deacon” Column Comes to the Stockton Post

Paul Cobb, publisher of the Post News Group, has announced the appointment of Thomas W. Angelo as an advisor to the Stockton Post. Angelo says he looks forward to the challenge of making the Post [...]
(L to R) Back row – Mark Perra (Faith Network), Omar Masood, McKinley Williams, Austin Holliday, Joe Nuni (Faith Network), Marnell Richardson (CalTrans mentor); middle row – Joanne Perra, Kearney Smith, Jr., Elden Suratos, Courtney Riley (OUSD Career Coordinator); front row – Randy Roth (Faith Network), Reba Maestas (CalTrans mentor), Tydesha Morris, Shelley Suratos, Elaine Suratos (CalTrans mentor), Shemeila Watkins, Aronnisha Smith, Cynthia Miniz (CalTrans mentor), Margena Wade-Green (CalTrans mentor and organizer), and Kenyon Johnson (CalTrans mentor). Photo courtesy of Faith Network of the East Bay.

West Oakland Youth Help Bay Bridge Reopening

As the old Bay Bridge closed and construction teams worked over Labor Day weekend to prepare for the opening of the new span, a number of teenagers were among those who worked tirelessly to help [...]
From left to right: members of McClymonds High's championship girls' basketball team Breannie Robinson, Romanalyn Inocencio, Ahjahna Colemann, and Gabby Gaines.

Documentary on McClymonds High’s Girls Basketball Team

Local writer Robert “Fleetwood” Bowden is making his debut as a director, working on a new documentary on McClymonds High School’s championship girls’ basketball team. McClymonds High’s girls’ team has become a powerhouse. During the [...]