MEASURE H Academy high school

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Oxnard Union High School District continues to move forward with its plans for a new high school in Camarillo and the construction of a pool at Adolfo Camarillo High. Both projects are to be funded through Measure H, a ballot initiative passed by voters in 2004. Steve Dickinson, the district’s assistant superintendent of business and […]

Supports new high school

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On March 13, the fate of one of the most debated projects in the history of Camarillo, the construction of a new high school, will be determined by the City Council. At that meeting the city will decide to either accept or reject the alternative site analysis for the new campus, which was collaboratively developed […]

Project Update: Camarillo Academy High School Project

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The Camarillo Academy High School Project is progressing at a tremendous pace, with both design and environmental impact report efforts making major strides. On December 4th, HMC Architects presented completed Design Development documents to the Steering Committee to enthusiastic committee endorsement and many compliments, confirming the vision and quality of this innovative and exciting academy […]

Mayor emeritus supports campus

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May I take this opportunity to express my sincere appreciation to the Oxnard Union High School District board of trustees, the Camarillo City Council and their respective staffs for their forward-thinking progress on the soon-to-be-new high school in Camarillo. May I also laud the group of 25 concerned parents, Chamber members, educators and community leaders […]

Public invited to weigh in on campus

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The first stages of an environmental impact report are underway for the proposed Camarillo Academy High School and Performing Arts Center. Representatives from California Construction Management and HMC Architects presented the campus plans at a public informational meeting—more formally referred to as a scoping meeting—in the library at Adolfo Camarillo High School on July 24. […]

Plans for new high school inch forward

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In an effort to reach out to Camarillo residents concerning a proposed high school, Superintendent Gabe Soumakian decided to hold the Oxnard Union High School District’s June 28 board meeting at Camarillo City Hall. The school board typically meets at its district office in Oxnard. “Substantial effort has been made not only to move the […]

Plans for new campus draw mixed reviews

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Oxnard Union High School District officials want to redefine the high school experience for the 21st-century student. Oxnard Union leaders have set out to meet that goal with the programs— biomedicine, engineering and performing arts—slated for the new high school in Camarillo. The campus, to be built behind the Camarillo Library off Las Posas Road, […]

OUHSD refinances bonds to save money for taxpayers

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On April 19, 2012, the Oxnard Union High School District refinanced outstanding general obligation bonds, issued in 2003, to save the local property owners in the District over $1 million. “We know that in today’s challenging economic times, anything you can do to lighten the load for people in the community is worth doing,” said […]

New Camarillo High School Town Hall Meeting

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A new performing arts and engineering high school will be the focus of an upcoming town hall meeting. Plans are in the works to build the school with Measure “H” bond money. Land next to the Camarillo Library has been purchased but still need to be annexed. Some people have raised concerns about losing agricultural […]

New campus focus of open house

Paige Davis, 9, looked up at a 7-foot-tall billboard that showed architectural designs for a proposed high school in Camarillo. The billboard was one of many at Oxnard Union High School District’s open house in Camarillo last week.District officials aimed to show residents what the campus will look like and the type of programs it […]