OUHSD 23rd Annual Art Show 2014

Girls are posing for photo.Three Dimensional Category: Third Prize: Natalie McIntyre, “Donnell and Cydney” Second Prize: Bailey Holliday, “Jester” First Prize: Damaris Alcaraz, Claritza Juarez, Jamie Juarez and Nathalie Ceja , “The Future of Us” Two Dimensional: Third Prize: Anna Okleskova, "Sunset in Paris” Second Prize: Veronica Poggi, “Dressed Up” First Prize: Alexis Bramwell, “Bees” Photography/Digital: Third Prize: Melissa [...]

Students, parents all smiles at gallery show

People are hugging and smiling.

At left, Rio Mesa High School student Anna Nolan, 17, shows her grandmother, Shirley Grant, some of the art pieces made by fellow students during the high school’s International Baccalaureate Art Show at the Camarillo Ranch House on March 27. About 30 students participated in the show, a requirement of the IB program. At bottom, […]

Rio Mesa students ready to cut loose in musical

The Rio Mesa High School Drama Club will present the musical “Footloose” at 7 p.m. Thurs. to Sat., April 12 through 14, with a matinee performance at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Pacifi ca High School auditorium, 600 E. Gonzales Road, Oxnard. About 20 RMHS students will stage the production, with the help of behind-the-scenes […]

Longtime dance teacher set to retire

Debbie Blum stood near a wall of mirrors in the dance studio at Rio Mesa High School last week, watching her students rehearse for a show.The studio, where she has taught classes such as beginning movement, hip-hop and ballet, has been her home away from home for 19 years. “We started with just one (class), […]

Channel Islands’ team wins Microsoft Web Design contest

Presentation Technology and a better future.

A group of Channel Islands High School students won the third prize in a statewide web design contest sponsored by Microsoft. Edward Chua, Kristian Dadacay, John Suarez and Ignacio Tapia, also known as “JTEK” team won the Microsoft Bliink competition by beating out 73 other middle and high school teams. The contest allows contestants to […]

Center to exhibit high school art

The Camarillo Art Center will host an exhibit of work created by Camarillo High School art students from May 14 through 29 at the center, 3150 Ponderosa Drive. School art department chair Bonnie Miller and her faculty colleagues will select the work to hang at the center A reception will take place from 4 to […]

20th Annual Art Show delights with work from talented students

Half skull mask.

The 20th Annual Art Show at the Maritime Museum was a great success this year with 51 students participating in the event from all 7 of our high schools. The art work has been on exhibit this entire month, and the reception was held on Thursday, April 28, where the winners were announced and ribbons […]