IB student Samantha Nava selected as RMHS 2014 Girls State Delegate

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International Baccalaureate full diploma candidate Samantha Nava was selected as Rio Mesa’s 2014 Girls State Delegate. She was selected through an interview process. Samantha will join over 150 other young women from throughout California for an intense week of activities. Girls State is a leadership program of the American Legion Auxiliary designed to increase awareness […]

IB Chemistry Students visit Chip Camp at UCSB

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September 4 and September 5 two separate groups of the IB Chemistry Students went to Chip Camp at UCSB (56 students total). Students had the opportunity to make their own micro chips in the teaching clean room at UCSB. The students were split into groups, and each group conducted their own experiment testing variables of […]

Students, parents all smiles at gallery show

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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, […]

Three Rio Mesa students qualify for next round of National Chemistry Olympiad

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Geno Arthur, Samantha Pinsak, and Christal Greenlaw have qualified for the next round of the National Chemistry Olympiad. and are invited to take the National Exam at Westmont College on Saturday, April 21. Only 900- 1,000 students in the entire United States are chose to sit for the 3-part national exam. No more than two […]

Graduation 2011 Students given a worldly perspective

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Rio Mesa High School students have a rare opportunity. RMHS is one of only two high schools in Ventura County to offer students a diploma in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. Considered a school within a school, the IB program offers academically challenging core and elective classes with an international perspective. “Students learn there’s more […]