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

Students' headshots.

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 […]

Camarillo’s Youth of the Year tends garden, helps hospice and library

Girl is posing for photo.

Camarillo teen Samantha Pinsak seems to personify the old saying, “If you want something done, give it to a busy person.” The 17-year-old Rio Mesa High School senior juggles volunteer work and remains one of the top-ranked students in the Oxnard high school’s International Baccalaureate program. For her volunteer work and good grades, Samantha was […]

Rio Mesa’s Samantha Pinsak named Camarillo Youth of the Year

Samantha Pinsak, headshot.

The Camarillo Chamber of Commerce and they have selected RMHS senior Samantha Pinsak as the Camarillo Youth of the Year. The official announcement was made Wednesday, January 25, 2012. Samantha is a senior at Rio Mesa High School and is a IB full diploma candidate. Each year the city of Camarillo selects its “Top Ten” […]