Frontier High School honored for mock trial program

Frontier High School Logo.

The mock trial program at Frontier High School has earned its students and faculty a civic learning award. The award is co-sponsored by California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye and California State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson. Judith McConnell, presiding justice of the 4th District Court of Appeals in San Diego, said the award recognizes […]

OHS goes on a Water Walk for non-profit

Girls with water walk newsletter.

Driving down Victoria Road or Fifth Street on Saturday morning, one might have seen a large ensemble of teenagers parading down the road and waving at passing cars. The reason for the commotion? Oxnard High School’s ASB class was participating in Do Something’s Water Games program. The non-profit encouraged groups to hold three to four […]

Students seek to make a change

Girls are having a conversation.

Social outcasts, classroom bullies and the social minefield that is high school have long been the stereotypical fodder of endless films about teenage angst. For those who don’t fit in, the high school years can be a difficult time with little chance of a Hollywood ending. To make life better for teens, local student leaders […]

High schools’ student leaders gather to share ideas

Kids are holding cards in their foreheads.

More than 80 students from Ventura County high schools participated in a leadership conference Friday at Camarillo High School. The event was intended to motivate Associated Student Body Cabinet members to improve their leadership skills and share strategies for success. “I just got the idea that kids could learn so much from one another and […]

CI’s ASB President Doubles as OUHSD Student Board Rep

Daniel Galang is sitting outside.

Daniel Galang, this year’s Channel Islands High School student body president, will be pulling double duty this year by also serving as student board representative to the Oxnard Union High School District Board of Trustees. Galang replaces Kristina Cervi, who graduated from Camarillo High in the fall. In fact, reading Cervi’s profile last year on […]

ACHS student president reflects on year’s accomplishments in school and community

Kristina Cervi is smiling.

Adolfo Camarillo High School senior and student body president Kristina Cervi said the key to success is keeping a positive attitude. “In order to have a positive environment, you have to do positive things,” said the 18-year-old whose schedule includes representing nearly 16,000 students as the student member of the Oxnard Union High School District […]

Camarillo ASB president doubles as student board rep

Kristina Cervi is smiling.

Kristina Cervi is a busy young woman. The Camarillo High senior takes her studies seriously, accumulating a 3.7 grade-point average over her first three years at the school, and this year has enrolled in three challenging Advanced Placement courses. But what Cervi says she enjoys most about high school is the social side of it. […]