The Wednesday Briefing

An archive of all episodes of "The Wednesday Briefing," a (sometimes) weekly news update "regarding all sorts of on and off the hill topics." Created by On The Hill Staff Writers Adam Pepper-Macias, Sebastian Wayman-Dalo, and Olivia Brown.

OVS eGames

In an effort to brighten spirits and heighten a sense of community, the OVS Student Council and members of the community have begun hosting various online activities for students to participate in together while they are unable to meet in person. The events so far have included group trivia games, online drawing competitions, and more.

A Good Read

For the past three weeks, as OVS has implemented remote learning in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Upper Campus librarian Devyn Reynolds has set out to keep alive her connection to the OVS community by creating a virtual interpretation of her storytelling elective. 

Painting A Pandemic

When Senior Angela Qu chose the focus of her AP Art portfolio -- the beauty of infectious diseases under the microscope -- there's no way she could've ever known that six months later it would become such a global topic.

Senior Spotlight: Morgan Dreier

Like most members of the Class of 2020, there's plenty about Morgan Drier's future that is uncertain given the current COVID-19 crisis. But with a scholarship offer at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and a dream of riding in the Olympics, she knows exactly where she's headed and how she sees her future playing out.

OVS’s First Responder

When coronavirus was still isolated to one country, when there were still no confirmed cases in the United States, when no schools had closed down, and when we still met for milk and crackers in the amphitheater, Tanishia Brown was preparing. Ms. Brown, the Nurse Administrator at Ojai Valley School, works hard to remain OVS’s most knowledgeable resource on the virus.