August Wilson: A Pittsburgh Gem

Tayde McDonald, Senior Writer

One of Pittsburgh’s greatest triumphs is being the birthplace of its strongest playwright,...  Read More »

May 29, 2015

Food Revolution 2015

Kayla Bush

Two years ago Pittsburgh Obama created the Food Revolution. The Food Revolution is a family event where you and your family can come together to spend quality time together....  Read More »

May 17, 2015

Girl’s Ultimate Frisbee Season Finale

May 16, 2015

Girl’s Ultimate Frisbee Written by: Rhonna Ly ...  Read More »

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9th Grade Trip to Carlow University with YMAP

May 10, 2015

Ms. McCafferty’s 9th graders got the chance to go to Carlow University with YMAP to present their projects. YMAP is a year-long program in which students can make a change in their school...  Read More »

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Shout! The Mod Musical

May 9, 2015

Obama is a school with many talented students and is very well known to many, but there is one time a year when our school shines notably brighter. If you haven’t seen any of Obama's famous musical productions...  Read More »

People file into Pittsburgh Cultural Trust for students' art exhabition

IB Art Exhibition at the Cultural Trust

April 29, 2015

> Editor's Note: A photo gallery of student work displayed at the exhibition can be found by following this link http://imgur.com/a/t6PCS This past Friday I had the pleasure of attending Obama’s...  Read More »

April 25, 2015

Spring time is approaching and there are plenty of different artistic styles that can catch your eyes! Wait! New York, Paris, Barcelona and other various countries are showing all of the new trends that...  Read More »

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Boys Volleyball Championship

Obama vs Ambridge: Fans and Players Alike Written By: Cymon Butler On May 23, 2015, the Obama Boys Volleyball team faced the Ambridge Volleyball team...  Read More »

May 26, 2015

Girl’s Ultimate Frisbee Season Finale

Girl’s Ultimate Frisbee Written by: Rhonna Ly ...  Read More »

May 16, 2015

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Obama vs. Sterrett: Middle School Girl’s Soccer

May 7, 2015

Obama vs. Sterrett: Middle School Girl’s Soccer By: Maya Lapp   As much as I love soccer, watching close games can be...  Read More »

Boys’ Ultimate Frisbee!

March 7, 2015

One of the three Obama Ultimate Frisbee team captains Sebastian (Archer) Tomasits was interviewed about what it is like playing Ultimate Frisbee....  Read More »

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Advice from Students to Incoming Freshmen

Freshmen students

I do wish in the beginning of my freshman year I had had the mindset I have now. I believe nothing is ever impossible if you really work hard to achieve what ever the goal...  Read More »

May 19, 2015

Freshman Offers Advice to New Students

Imani Smith

Dear Class of 2019, Attending Obama Academy seemed like a great opportunity for me. Meaning that since a plethora of schools got closed down I could not go to my home school,...  Read More »

May 13, 2015

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9th Grade Trip to Carlow University with YMAP

May 10, 2015

Ms. McCafferty’s 9th graders got the chance to go to Carlow University with YMAP to present their projects. YMAP is a year-long...  Read More »

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  • STEAM Girls Camp

    STEAMrolling toward Summer Written By: Maya Lapp   CAPA junior, Samantha Eppinger, approached me about spreading the word about an organ...

  • Escape Room Pittsburgh

    Escape Room Pittsburgh

  • Advice from Students to Incoming Freshmen

    I do wish in the beginning of my freshman year I had had the mindset I have now. I believe nothing is ever impossible if you really work hard to achie...

  • Freshman Offers Advice to New Students

    Dear Class of 2019, Attending Obama Academy seemed like a great opportunity for me. Meaning that since a plethora of schools got closed down I coul...

  • It’s About The Climb

    You just have to let go. Once you start letting go, over time, you will slowly let go more and more. Until eventually, you’ll let go completely. And...

  • Furious 7 Opens

    Furious 7 is the newest installment of The Fast and Furious franchise. This new chapter is all about revenge, family, and brothers parting paths.  Af...

  • Beam

    When I walk down the street, listening to the best music, I dance. I smile. I beam, more like. And people look at me like I'm incredibly insane. For w...

  • Willow’s Way: Part 2

    There once was a weeping widow. She remained in a tiny cottage surrounded by a field of trees, where she cried all day long. No matter the day, season...

  • Tick Tock

    Tick-tock goes the hands on the clock Time is running out I feel my life, my soul, leaving my body Look at what you've done to me Look at what ...

  • Willow’s Way: Part 1

    There once was a weeping willow. She stood sad and lonely among all the other trees that surrounded her on a tiny hillside, always crying up a river....