Oak Bay High School

PHOTOS: Students deck the halls of Canadian Cancer Society lodge

PHOTOS: Students deck the halls of Canadian Cancer Society lodge

Clients greeted with holiday cheer during stays

  • Dec 25, 2018
PHOTOS: Students deck the halls of Canadian Cancer Society lodge
Leah Smith and Laura Mckee during Smith’s annual toy drive, Dec. 16. (Jesse Laufer/News staff )

Oak Bay teen collects more than 1,000 toys for those in need

Student seeks someone to take over drive next year

  • Dec 18, 2018
Leah Smith and Laura Mckee during Smith’s annual toy drive, Dec. 16. (Jesse Laufer/News staff )
Sgt. Mike Martin, far right, with the trophy Team Oak Bay earned over the Oak Bay High team in the inaugural Challenge Cup this spring. The second game shifts to fall, when students in the region are focused on cancer fundraisers with Tour de Rock and Terry Fox run.. (Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News)

Oak Bay cop looks to build community legacy with hockey game

The Dan Mclean Challenge Cup hockey game is Sept. 27, 1:30 p.m. at Oak Bay Recreation Centre

Sgt. Mike Martin, far right, with the trophy Team Oak Bay earned over the Oak Bay High team in the inaugural Challenge Cup this spring. The second game shifts to fall, when students in the region are focused on cancer fundraisers with Tour de Rock and Terry Fox run.. (Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News)
Lizzie Stemp washes cars to raise cash for the Canadian Cancer Society Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock campaign at Oak Bay High. (Spencer Pickles photo)

VIDEO: Car wash raises funds for Tour de Rock

Second car wash is set for Sept 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Oak Bay High, 2121 Cadboro Bay Rd.

  • Aug 20, 2018
Lizzie Stemp washes cars to raise cash for the Canadian Cancer Society Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock campaign at Oak Bay High. (Spencer Pickles photo)
AIDS Vancouver Island offers naloxone training to anyone in the community that is interested and gives a naloxone kit to everyone who completes the training. The training is also available online at www.towardtheheart.com. (Keri Coles/Oak Bay News)

Community response to the opioid crisis

Oak Bay High students and parents seek to remove stigma, open conversation, and connect resources

AIDS Vancouver Island offers naloxone training to anyone in the community that is interested and gives a naloxone kit to everyone who completes the training. The training is also available online at www.towardtheheart.com. (Keri Coles/Oak Bay News)
Cook family van. Tanya Van Cuylenborg and Jay Cook with the van they drove to the United States, a bronze 1977 Ford Club wagon. The van was located in Whatcom County (Washington State), locked up and abandoned, in a Blue Diamond parking lot near State and Holly Streets in Bellingham on 11/25/1987. Anyone with information related to this case should call the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office tip line 425-388-3845.

Arrest made in 30-year homicide cold case of Oak Bay High grads

55-year-old William Earl Talbott II of Seatac was taken into custody Thursday

Cook family van. Tanya Van Cuylenborg and Jay Cook with the van they drove to the United States, a bronze 1977 Ford Club wagon. The van was located in Whatcom County (Washington State), locked up and abandoned, in a Blue Diamond parking lot near State and Holly Streets in Bellingham on 11/25/1987. Anyone with information related to this case should call the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office tip line 425-388-3845.
Teacher Lisa Green tasked three of her Oak Bay High English classes to tell stories spanning generations, genders and socio-economic demographics in a series of podcasts. (Keri Coles/Oak Bay News)

Oak Bay youth give teens a voice, explore homelessness, talk to seniors for podcasts

Teens pleased as teacher adds podcast creation to English 12 class

Teacher Lisa Green tasked three of her Oak Bay High English classes to tell stories spanning generations, genders and socio-economic demographics in a series of podcasts. (Keri Coles/Oak Bay News)
Reynolds Roadrunners take the Ryan Cup as city ch Reynolds Roadrunners take the Ryan Cup as city champions with a win over the Oak Bay Breakers Thursday. (Keri Coles/Oak Bay News)

GALLERY: Roadrunners takes Ryan Cup in overtime

Reynolds scores twice in overtime to take the win in girls city soccer final

Reynolds Roadrunners take the Ryan Cup as city ch Reynolds Roadrunners take the Ryan Cup as city champions with a win over the Oak Bay Breakers Thursday. (Keri Coles/Oak Bay News)
Brock Eurchuk and Rachel Staples, whose son Elliot Eurchuk died from an accidental overdose Friday in his Oak Bay home, call for changes to the laws governing youth health care. (Keri Coles/Oak Bay News)

Parents call for change to health laws after Oak Bay teen’s death

Accidental overdose has Elliot Eurchuk’s parents seeking change to B.C Infants Act

Brock Eurchuk and Rachel Staples, whose son Elliot Eurchuk died from an accidental overdose Friday in his Oak Bay home, call for changes to the laws governing youth health care. (Keri Coles/Oak Bay News)
Anything Goes at Oak Bay High next week

Anything Goes at Oak Bay High next week

Production brings tongue-in-cheek musical to Dave Dunnet Community Theatre

Anything Goes at Oak Bay High next week
Oak Bay High, October 2017 Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News

Oak Bay High School achieves LEED Gold Certification

School design and construction lowered energy consumption by half

Oak Bay High, October 2017 Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News
Walnut Grove Gators’ Luke Adams battles for position with Oak Bay Bays’ Cameron Henderson during quarter-final action at the Tsumura Basketball Invitational at the Langley Events Centre on Dec. 8. Oak Bay won both this game and the TBI title while the Gators went 3-1 to finish fifth. (Gary Ahuja/Black Press)

VIDEO: Oak Bay senior boys basketball takes Tsumura title

Junior and senior teams host Gary Taylor Classic starting Thursday

  • Dec 11, 2017
Walnut Grove Gators’ Luke Adams battles for position with Oak Bay Bays’ Cameron Henderson during quarter-final action at the Tsumura Basketball Invitational at the Langley Events Centre on Dec. 8. Oak Bay won both this game and the TBI title while the Gators went 3-1 to finish fifth. (Gary Ahuja/Black Press)
Oak Bay High’s Annika Weir and Monterey student Johanna Weir prepare a door hanging for the Vancouver Island Lodge at Richmond and Bay Streets. (Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News)

Youth Against Cancer Club strikes again Island cancer lodge

Oak Bay High students craft decor to outfit the Canadian Cancer Society lodge in Victoria

Oak Bay High’s Annika Weir and Monterey student Johanna Weir prepare a door hanging for the Vancouver Island Lodge at Richmond and Bay Streets. (Christine van Reeuwyk/Oak Bay News)
Oak Bay High rugby pitch mired in red tape

Oak Bay High rugby pitch mired in red tape

New field untouched since school opened in 2015

Oak Bay High rugby pitch mired in red tape