Graduation 2013 Rio Mesa High School

Girl is smiling.

Rio Mesa High School’s Class of 2013 graduates today, June 14.                    Among the many accomplished seniors in this year’s class are the following standout students. <div class="dropcap" Angelina Nguyen Forget about “The Hunger Games” or any other young adult fiction. Angelina Nguyen prefers to curl up with the best-selling economics book “Freakonomics” and learn about […]

Rio Mesa’s Birns has an appetite for tennis—and good grub

Sam Birns is a math mastermind and tennis whiz kid.Naturally, the Rio Mesa High junior always looks like he’s figuring things out and trying something new on the hardcourt. Birns doesn’t toy with his opponents. It’s more like he’s analyzing his own game while competing. He’s embroiled in a game of internal tennis to stretch […]