UCCI Spotlights PHS’ Sofia Castanon

People are hugging and smiling.Sofia Palmer Castanon is not afraid of confronting students with challenging curriculum. “My students will say, ‘My brain hurts!’ and I just say, ‘Good!’ ” An English teacher for eleven years, Sofia currently teaches English in the Health Academy at Pacifica High School in Oxnard, where she taught the UCCI course, Applied Medical English, for [...]

CIHS Senior Awards Night

Students are sitting in the gymnasium.Senior Awards Night was held on Thursday, May 22nd at CIHS. Counselors, along with administration, teachers and presenters from the community granted 144 students with scholarships and awards totaling over $500,000+ in funds not including 2 Gates Millennium Scholars for their post-secondary education.  Two marvelous seniors, Rebecca Hernandez & Martin Hernandez, have been awarded the Gates [...]