The Oasis Review

  • March 8You and your families are invited to attend a presentation on March 19th at 6pm on how to plan financially for college.

  • March 8 March 31, 2019 is the last day that current 9th, and 10th grade students can apply for appointment by their state senators to the 2019-2021 term in the Nevada Youth Legislature (NYL).

  • March 8 March is Women's History Month and DOHS is leading the educational charge with our Annual Speaker's Series.

  • February 26Attention Seniors! Seats on the senior trip are still available! Purchase your ticket from the banker and take your receipt to 1107 to register!

  • February 1Advanced Theater is fundraising by selling Krispy Kreme glazed donuts every Friday for $1

To Pledge or Not To Pledge

To Pledge or Not To Pledge

Christian Manriquez, Writer

March 13, 2019


Filed under News, School, Showcase, Uncategorized

Everyday, during the announcements, students are asked to stand during the pledge of allegiance. While most people tend to stick to the long-lasting tradition, recently there has been a small uprise in students refusing to stand during the pledge. The reason why a student sits during the pledge can vary...

Juniors and Seniors In Preperation for the ACT

Juniors and Seniors In Preperation for the ACT

Chasity Pescado, Writer

March 11, 2019


Filed under News, School

Juniors all over Nevada are preparing for the ACT on March 12th, Tuesday of this week. As students prepare for the ACT, how do we know they’ve got the proper practice they need? To be eligible for graduation, all students, free of charge, must participate in taking the ACT during their junior year ...

Mr. Whitefoot, the ‘Knight of the Bald Table’

Mr. Whitefoot, the ‘Knight of the Bald Table’

Evelyn Garcia, Writer

March 11, 2019


Filed under News, School

Most of us are fortunate enough to be healthy-not having to worry about taking any medication past an Advil or vitamin. We go to school, come home, and mess around with friends without a care in the world. A majority of us are used to living like this and don’t realize how lucky we are to go through ...

Burnin’ Up For the New Jonas

Burnin’ Up For the New Jonas

Ana Saia, Writer

March 4, 2019


Filed under For Your Ears, News

Get ready to hang up those old posters and uncover the old CDs hidden with dust in the depths of a closet because the Jonas Brothers- Nick, Joe, and Kevin- have reunited. Beginning with rumors to the band’s reunion on Thursday, February 28 and following with the release of their newest single “Sucke...

The Great Arrival of the French Exchange Students

The Great Arrival of the French Exchange Students

Melissa Parsons, Writer

February 25, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Uncategorized

On Monday, February 4, 2019, a group of French exchange students stepped off their twelve-hour flights from France to Las Vegas. Host families from DO then welcomed these newcomers with open arms into their new homes for two weeks. During these two weeks, French exchange students will shadow their host...

The Election of the Student Body President

The Election of the Student Body President

Chasity Pescado, Writer

February 17, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

It's the time of year where school elections are coming to arise. The competition is rising between both juniors Mikayla Anderson and Katherine Rojas for the position of the 2019-2020 student body president. Both candidates show immense passion for not only bettering the school but the students as well...

Oh School Musical, How Can I Resist You?

Oh School Musical, How Can I Resist You?

Evelyn Garcia, Writer

February 14, 2019


Filed under News, School

Desert Oasis Theater has been working extremely hard to bring hit musical Mama Mia to life on the stage. After months of long rehearsals, the cast is excited to perform the final product during the week of February 7th -9th and February 14-16. The musical turned into a success due to the time,...

A Decade of Diamondbacks

A Decade of Diamondbacks

Ana Saia, Writer

February 13, 2019


Filed under News

In the month January, rose a challenge to place a picture of oneself 10 years ago next to a more current photograph displaying a positive change in facial appearances. Often times this included a caption hinting that within 10 years not only does one’s appearance alter, but as well as a person’s min...

On the Way to Playoffs

On the Way to Playoffs

Chasity Pescado, Writer

February 11, 2019


Filed under School, Sports

Desert Oasis Varsity flag football team ended their season and senior night with a loss against Clark. The score was 20 - 17 with 22 seconds left on the clock. The girls lost the game due to a last minute touchdown made by Clark ending the game with a score of 20-24./ With the regular season coming to an end, th...

Hold Up, Hollister

Hold Up, Hollister

Jana Marquez, Editor

February 9, 2019


Filed under News

In the wake of the release of Youtuber Shane Dawson’s new conspiracy theory series, which was an hour and 45 minutes long and touched upon lots of companies and their shady practices, many are coming forward on their own platforms about their experiences. Particularly, the lawsuit of Abercrombie &...

The Silent Truth of ASMR

The Silent Truth of ASMR

Christian Manriquez, Writer

February 4, 2019


Filed under News

ASMR: the weird, spine-tingling side of Youtube. It’s full of various people whispering, tapping, or even eating, all in a quiet tone. For most people, AMSR is rather unbearable, but as of others, it’s genuinely received as pure satisfaction. Among the sophomore class, the opinions differ.  “Have you ever watched ...

Behind the Scenes of Coachella’s Backlash

Behind the Scenes of Coachella’s Backlash

Melissa Parsons, Writer

February 4, 2019


Filed under National, News

Every year, people travel far and wide to make it to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. Some of the most well-known artists headline and play at Coachella annually. Festival-goers prepare themselves to spend the time and money for Coachell...

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