The Pilot Press

Club Leadership & Goals

Mariela Lopez-Oviedo '19

October 27, 2018


Filed under OLP Life, Student Life

OLP clubs in all forms represent a combination of past, present, and future students’ visions of what have, is and could be. The first week of September was kicked off with a great way for student to explore the various ways they can express their likes, creativity, passions and hard work from res...

Student Spotlight: Brooke Ryback

Loren De Los Santos '21

October 27, 2018


Filed under Athletics, Student Life, Student Spotlight

One day, you are working hard on multiple assignments at school. Just a few hours later, you are leading one of your school’s sports teams or clubs to success. At OLP, we constantly hear about the achievements made by our fellow athletes. Despite our athletes’ accomplishments and infinite talent,...

A Colorful Week Preparing for Homecoming

Isabella Esparza '21

October 27, 2018


Filed under OLP Life, Student Life

This week, the OLP society  came together to express their unity by getting ready for OLP’s first ever Homecoming.  Each day of the week is expressed by the colors of our journey that will lead us to homecoming, starting from Ground Zero on Monday to Flying Home on Friday. It was a week full of e...

Inside the Robotics Team with Ana Hedberg

Ivanna Clemesha '19

October 27, 2018


Filed under Academics, OLP Life, Showcase, Student Life, Student Spotlight

The clock is ticking, the makers are building, and the only sound you hear is screaming. No more nails to bite from the stress and nervousness you have, now all you do is wait until the winner is announced. But have you ever noticed in robotic teams there are only boys? Well, the Academy of Our Lady o...

Sneak Peak of High School Musical

Paola Mejia '19 and Emma Ferguson '19

October 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Entertainment, OLP Life, Student Life

OLP’s fall play for the year 2018-2019 will be High School Musical. The Disney Channel movie musical is about two students, Troy Bolton and Gabriella Montez, who go out of their comfort zones and high school stereotype and try something new. This year we are going back to 2006, and remembering all tho...

Your College Guide

Marissa Hernandez-Torres

May 3, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Before you start your senior year in high school, it’s important to get a head start on finalizing your college list so that you can get your letters of recommendation in order, update your resume, and start college essays via the Common App. Senior year will speed by with all the numerous assignments...

The Addam’s Family Comes to OLP

May 3, 2018


Filed under Student Life

The OLP Drama department put on an amazing show this April- The Addam's Family! With six great shows, the cast and crew pleased their crowds. Mr. Tracy did a wonderful job directing the show and building the sets. As a regular OLP productions audience member, I can honestly say this was the best s...

Pilots Take: The Nazareth Farm

Pilots Take: The Nazareth Farm

Anisah Enciso

April 19, 2018


Filed under OLP Life, Student Life

This spring break, 6 OLP Pilots accompanied by Mr.White and Mrs.Wilson, had the opportunity to visit the Nazareth Farm in Doddridge, West Virginia. Students set out to work in 30-40 degree weather and were even lucky enough to see it snow! They were able to experience a service-retreat following the...

Get an Internship This Summer

Marissa Hernandez-Torres

April 17, 2018


Filed under Student Life

As the school year comes to an end, we can’t help but dream about the sandy beaches and road trip adventures waiting for us on the other side. Summer is only a few weeks away and the craving for relaxation is in high demand. But just like every year, summer will pass away in the blink of an eye and...

Maria Shriver: Architect of Change

Diana Arce

April 11, 2018


Filed under Student Life

About Maria Shriver… Maria Shriver was born to a Roman Catholic family in Chicago, Illinois on November 6, 1955. Her father, Sargent Shriver, was a lawyer, U.S. Ambassador to France, and a World War II veteran. Her mother was Eunice Kennedy, JFK’s younger sister, who founded what was then known as C...

Community Day: Valle de Guadalupe

Community Day: Valle de Guadalupe

April 11, 2018


Filed under Student Life

  Just a short ride from Tijuana, Baja California, Valle de Guadalupe is the great escape from your typical weekend. Valle de Guadalupe encompasses all the rustic roots of wine making, but with it’s own modern twist. Thirty minutes away from the typical-tacos-and-tortas Tijuana, is Ensenada. Ensenada ...

Serving the Dear Neighbor…On Another Continent!

Serving the Dear Neighbor…On Another Continent!

April 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

By: Valeria Chavez  Service isn’t just an abstract idea at OLP; rather, it is ingrained and deeply rooted in everything we do as a school. Students don’t just learn about service, they have the opportunities to put their faith into action! In fact, 1 in 10 OLP students will choose to have an...

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