Club grants scholarship to ACHS grad

People are shaking hands.Thom Tibor, president of the Camarillo Democratic Club presented Gonzalo Figueroa with a $500 scholarship at an award ceremony on July 10. Figueroa is a recent Adolfo Camarillo High School graduate who will attend Cal Poly Pomona this fall and plans to attend dental school with a specialty in orthodontics. At the event, Figueroa was [...]

DCH presents annual scholarships to OUHSD students

People are posing for photo.On May 29, DCH Lexus of Oxnard presented Ventura County students with scholarships based on their winning submissions of art and video to encourage their peers to drive safely. The goal of DCH's Teen Safe Driving Program is to raise awareness through education, action, and advocacy. Individual programs sponsored by DCH Lexus of Oxnard are [...]

PHS senior Andrea Pimental to be awarded BASC Foundation scholarship

Mark Fargo gives Andrea her $ 5000.00 scholarship check.Taylin Robinson a former BASC Foundation award winner is graduates from FIDM this spring with a visual communication degree. Robinson helped present the award to Andrea Pimental at the Senior Awards night May 29th at Pacifica High School. Message From Andrea Pimental My Name is Andrea Pimentel and I love the culinary world! I grew [...]

Camarillo student takes home CSF award

Sheyda Mesgarzadeh is smiling.

Who knew the vagaries of compiling the schedules of more than 2,000 students would have such an impact at Adolfo Camarillo High School. When Sheyda Mesgarzadeh and Karina Wang were juniors, the school needed to change some schedules to balance the number of students in certain classes. The two wound up with the exact same […]

Camarillo’s Sheyda Mesgarzadeh is a Seymour Memorial award recipient

Sheyda Mesgarzadeh is posing for photo.

10 CSF Seymour Award Finalists went to Montebello to compete. Two were ACHS’s very own Karina Wang and Sheyda Mesgarzadeh. ACHS CSF Congratulates Sheyda Mesgarzadeh for being selected as the 2014 South Central Regional Seymour Memorial award recipient. She has earned $5,000 in scholarships and is now in the running for state finalist for a possible […]

Hueneme’s NJROTC Commander Alexander Cruz award $200K Scholarship

Alexand Cruz is smiling.In the last three years Hueneme High School Naval Junior Reserve Officers Corps (NJROTC) students have been awarded more than half a million dollars in college scholarships.  A direct reflection of the Hueneme NJROTC program’s core values of “Honor Courage Commitment”, including the values of citizenship, Service to the United States, and Personal Responsibility Congratulation [...]

Oxnard’s Jorge Ochoa gets full ride to Stanford

Jorge Ochoa, headshot.

Out of 5,000 Questbridge finalists, Oxnard High School’s Jorge Ochoa was selected as a Questbridge Scholar.  This distinction was given to only 400 students throughout the U.S.  What that means for him is that he is given early admission to his number one choice- Stanford, and was given a full ride scholarship totaling over $250,000.

Nancy L. Chen: National Merit Northeastern University Scholarship

Smiling girl Chen, headshot.

(Evanston, Illinois) Today, National Merit Scholarship Corporation (nmsc) announced approximately 1,800 additional winners of National Merit Scholarships financed by colleges and universities. These Merit Scholar designees join approximately 2,500 other college-sponsored award recipients who were announced in late May. Officials of each sponsor college selected their scholarship winners from among the Finalists in the National […]

Frontier students receive college scholarships

At a recent meeting of the Camarillo Women’s Club, $1,200 scholarships were awarded to Dalana Arreola and Nicole Bourdon, students at Frontier High School. During the May 2 meeting at Sterling Hills Golf Club, the recipients told the group how much the money meant to them. Each year, the club awards scholarships to Frontier students […]