Pittsburgh Barack Obama Academy of International Studies

Zodiac Conspiracy Theory

Louis Schoen III, Senior Editor in Chief

Every one knows about the case of the zodiac killer that was never solved but many believed that, previous presidential Republican Candidate  Ted Cruz is to identified as...  Read More »

Dec 5

Obama Academy’s Third Annual Talent Showcase

Liam Bates

Friday was an eventful night, with it being Light Up Night and all, but there was one event that was lesser-known and frankly, better: The Obama Academy’s Third Annual Talent...  Read More »

Dec 4

Freshmen Reflect on the First Marking Period

December 1, 2016

Piper Walsh Anijah Perry, Katarina Losekamp, and Daevan Mangalmurti are all from different middle schools, neighborhoods, and ethnic backgrounds. However, they all agree that in terms of high school, it...  Read More »

Teacher Feature: Ms. Patrick

November 15, 2016

I had the opportunity to interview one of Obama Academy’s newer teachers, Ms. Renee Patrick! It was an interesting experience to interview her, and I sure learned a lot about her from it. I have her...  Read More »

New Phone Policy: An Eighth Grader’s Perspective

November 15, 2016

Almost all middle schoolers became distraught upon entering Obama Academy 6-12 on the dreaded first day of school. Once the black doors closed behind them, the students were informed that they were to...  Read More »

Experience of Being an Exchange Student

November 15, 2016

“It’s not a year in your life but it’s a life in a year.” This is a quote that exchange students often hear. In one year here we meet a new family, new communities, friends, language, cultures, food, ...  Read More »

Marching Band Leader: Morgan McMillan

November 6, 2016

The Obama Academy band is amazing! They perform at pep rallies, play their tunes at sports games, and they even represented Pennsylvania in the Washington D.C. Labor Day parade. Morgan McMillan, marchi...  Read More »

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Youth and Government Club Leaders 2016-2017

Youth and Government Club Leaders 2016-2017

Louis Schoen III, Senior Editor

The Obama Academy Youth and Government Club is on its way to its first meeting with the club leaders being excited with a 68 total signup! The club leaders are: Lainey...  Read More »

Sep 25

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Close Game for Middle School Girl’s Volleyball

Lillian Schwartz, Middle School Reporter

In the eleventh match of the season, the Obama middle school girl's volleyball team was up against South Brook. Although the game was a close one, Obama sadly lost. For most...  Read More »

Nov 3

Fifa, Football, and Fantasy: Week 9

Fifa, Football, and Fantasy: Week 9

Toby Junker, Sports Writer

Fifa - Last week I touched on the pro scene and the EWSC and (for FIFA nerds like myself)  it was a joy toy follow this past weekend. The main story has to be about P...  Read More »

Nov 2

Fifa, Football, and Fantasy: Week 8

Fifa, Football, and Fantasy: Week 8

October 25, 2016

Fifa - Let’s take a little break from talking about FUT Champions and focus on the pro world of FIFA. The competitive FIFA scene has been in ...  Read More »

Obama boys lose double overtime heartbreaker in playoffs

Obama boys lose double overtime heartbreaker in playoffs

October 24, 2016

The Obama Academy boys’ soccer team lost its first WPIAL playoff game in school history 3-2 Saturday to Riverside High School at Cupples Stadium....  Read More »

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Obama Academy’s Third Annual Talent Showcase

Liam Bates

Friday was an eventful night, with it being Light Up Night and all, but there was one event that was lesser-known and frankly, better: The Obama Academy’s Third Annual Talent...  Read More »

Dec 4

New Phone Policy: An Eighth Grader’s Perspective

Kenna Campbell, Middle School Writer

Almost all middle schoolers became distraught upon entering Obama Academy 6-12 on the dreaded first day of school. Once the black doors closed behind them, the students were...  Read More »

Nov 15

Experience of Being an Exchange Student

November 15, 2016

“It’s not a year in your life but it’s a life in a year.” This is a quote that exchange students often hear. In one year here we mee...  Read More »

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Pittsburgh Barack Obama Academy of International Studies
Pittsburgh Barack Obama Academy of International Studies