OHS AFJROTC cadets place first in St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Military students are marching.The Air Force Junior ROTC cadets from Oxnard High School won first place in the Ventura St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday, March 15, 2014. The color guard, saber team, and rifle team marched proudly and performed admirably in front of the judges and the hometown crowd. Cadets were led by Cadet Lieutenant Colonel Richard [...]

Seabees join forces with Oxnard High students to renovate space

Boy is cutting the board.

Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 spent Saturday helping students from Oxnard High School’s Air Force JROTC build more storage space. Five students and seven Seabees from the Naval Base Ventura County constructed shelves and renovated storage pods. The Navy team — made up of engineers, plumbers, welders and builders — worked one-on-one with […]

Sabrina Tabassum finds her life’s path abroad

Sabrina Tabassum, headshot.

Last fall Sabrina Tabassum was a foreign exchange student from Bangladesh who arrived at Oxnard High on the first day of school not knowing a single soul on the 3,000-student campus. So, she joined the school’s Air Force Junior ROTC as a way of earning a credit but also as a means of meeting people […]