Science and food safety workshop offered to teachers

A training workshop in science and food safety will be offered to local teachers later this month. The workshop will include hands-on science labs and other activities that reinforce national science standards, organizers said. Topics include farm to table, chilling investigation, cooking right, food safety and bacteria. Organizers also have a brainstorming session planned to […]

Students tour colleges, national park

People are posing for photo.

Mark Petrowsky, Rio Mesa High School’s music director, and school counselor Kirk Raymond recently took 40 high school students and six chaperones on a trip to visit UC Davis and California State University Fresno. The busy four-day trip included hiking at Yosemite National Park and a tour of the state Capitol in Sacramento. State Assemblymember […]

Track and field twosome has history on its side

Girls are posing for photo.

Raegan Nizdil and Anika Gasner are good friends and fierce competitors. Together, they lead the Rio Mesa High track and field team. Nizdil, who reached the 2010 state meet as a freshman, is a superstar high jumper. Gasner, a junior, is one of the fastest 800-meter runners in Ventura County. They don’t spend all their […]

Camarillo squad’s fight song sticks first place

A Cheery Group.

Adolfo Camarillo High School’s cheer squad won two trophies at the 2011 USA Spirit Nationals cheerleading competition at the Anaheim Convention Center on March 27. The squad won first place for its fight song and second place for its time-out dance routine. Varsity captains are Rachel Kling and Katie Jo Ash. The squad also includes […]