The student news site of Lyme-Old Lyme High School

The Osprey

  • Gymnastics Interview: Mary Bolles

    Gymnastics Interview: Mary Bolles

    Erik Zawodniak, Sports Editor

    March 29, 2017

    EZ: After the team finished second last year at this competition, I was surprised to hear from you that the team was shooting for another second place finish rather than going for first. Why was that? MB: Last year we placed second, losing to Woodstock Academy. Woodstock trains elite gymnasts an...

  • Civics First Debate

    Civics First Debate

    Emma Pennie, Contributor

    March 29, 2017

    On Monday, March 20, the Old Lyme debate team traveled to New Britain High School to argue this year’s topic: “Resolved: Term limits shall be imposed on both houses and representatives”. Old Lyme brought five debate partnerships and two judges to the competition, among them many newcomers. Prior...

  • District Choral Festival

    District Choral Festival

    Jacob Olsen, Contributor

    March 29, 2017

    On Tuesday, March 28, Region 18 will be hosting its first District Choral Festival. The high school will be represented by its Concert Chorus and Men's Ensemble, as well as by the Select Singers. The eighth grade chorus will represent the middle school and the elementary school will be represented by...

  • High School Bowl Finishes Regular Season

    High School Bowl Finishes Regular Season

    Natalie Rugg, Editor-in-Chief

    March 24, 2017

    On Tuesday, March 21, the High School Bowl team traveled to the new Morgan school to play the "varsity sport of the mind." The Lyme-Old Lyme team was set to take on North Branford, at about 4:30 when the moderator made an important announcement: that North Branford was not coming and that LOLHS had won...

  • LOLHS Takes on Washington DC

    LOLHS Takes on Washington DC

    Caroline Sirna, Editor

    March 22, 2017

    From Thursday the 16th to Saturday the 18th, you may have noticed a slight depletion in LOLHS's normal population. That's because roughly 100 of our juniors and seniors took the opportunity to go on a three-day trip to Washington DC. The students began their journey to the nation's capitol early Thursday...

  • Lip Sync-Gate 2017

    Lip Sync-Gate 2017

    Brennan Grifin, Assistant Editor in Chief/Whistleblower

    March 22, 2017

    Enemy ears are listening. I can't reveal too much information, but know this: It goes deeper. We are standing in the midst of a conspiracy that will shake the foundation of the beloved Lip Sync. On the surface, this seems like the average group of winners. Chinese took third, AP Spanish followed...

News

LOL Shines at Youth Art Show

LOL Shines at Youth Art Show

Natalie Rugg, Editor-in-Chief

Featuring the art of more than 150 students of all ages, the 32nd annual Youth Art Show is back at the Sill House Gallery at the Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts. The show opened on Thursday, March 16th and ...

March 17

Math Team’s Last Meet of the Season

Math Team’s Last Meet of the Season

Natalie Rugg, Editor-in-Chief

On Thursday, March 16 Lyme-Old Lyme High School's Math Team had its last match of the year. Seniors Laura Lee Wayland and Jeff Zhang, junior Reed Spitzer, sophomore Hannah Morrison, and freshman Ryan McTigue formed the official...

March 17

A Review of the 2017 Lip Sync

Julia Stout, Contributor

On March 9th we had our annual Lip Sync performance which had a great turn out. I have Mr. Wang as a homeroom teacher, and after he sang praises about the Lip Syncs and said it would be fun, I was convinced to attend. At...

March 16

View All »

Recent Sports Scores

Sports

Audrey Berry, Contributor

On March 18th, two teams from Lyme-Old Lyme Middle (and a few students from High) School went to Irving Robbins Middle School to compete for a state Science Olympiad competition. This tournament was for the B Division which...

March 27

Science Bowl

Science Bowl

March 8

TechnoTicks’ First Victory

TechnoTicks’ First Victory

March 8

Learn to Fence Day

Learn to Fence Day

February 22

Novices Dominate Fencing Season

Novices Dominate Fencing Season

February 15

View All »

Video

Teacher of the Year: Mrs. Kelley

Mrs. Kelley, a science teacher at Lyme-Old Lyme High School, has recently won the Teacher of the Year award for the academic year of 2014-2015. Madeleine...

October 10

View All »

Arts

LOLHS Artwork in Future Choices Art Show

LOLHS Artwork in Future Choices Art Show

Hope Femia, Editor

The LOLHS art department is proud to announce the results from this year's Future Choices Art Show, which is sponsored by the Shoreline Art Alliance. In the printmaking category, junior Emily Archer took...

March 4

Curtains Takes the Stage

Curtains Takes the Stage

Hannah Wisner, Editor

The LOLHS performance of the musical Curtains, a comedy whodunit, is just around the corner. There will be performances on March 2,3, and 4 at 7:30 PM. Additionally, on Sunday March 5, there will be a...

March 1

Curtains!!! This Year’s Spring Musical!

Curtains!!! This Year’s Spring Musical!

November 30

The Crucible Cast Field Trip

The Crucible Cast Field Trip

November 14

View All »

Polls

Does the Harambe poster unfairly exploit the memory of Harambe?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Creative Writing

An Ode to Our Teachers

An Ode to Our Teachers

Natalie Rugg, Editor-in-Chief

Students come and go in high school—that is the way things are. A school population is completely different every four years, as only our teachers know best. They are the...

February 8No Comments

Slowly

Slowly

January 18

The Hypocrite

The Hypocrite

December 22

The Little Things

The Little Things

December 21

View All »

Polls

What's your favorite movie genre?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...
The student news site of Lyme-Old Lyme High School
The student news site of Lyme-Old Lyme High School