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Welcome to the Masquerade Ball

Welcome to the Masquerade Ball

Aishvari Trivedi, Social Media Editor

October 4, 2018


Filed under Events, Features, News, School & Local, Showcase

Cam High's ASB hosted the annual Homecoming Dance on Sept. 29 behind the gym. According to ASB, 1,307 students attended, which is a record-breaking number. The homecoming theme this year was Masquerade Ball, which was decided upon last year by members of ASB. Decorations consisted of masks, streamers,...

Have a Question? Visit the Principal’s Booth

Have a Question? Visit the Principal’s Booth

Edward Wang, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under Features, News, School & Local, Showcase

This school year, principal Dr. Kim Stephenson is becoming more involved in student life by setting up a "Principal's Booth" around campus at least once a week. The booth, modeled after Lucy's Psychiatry Booth from the Peanuts, was constructed by Mr. Peter Wachtel and his wood-shop class. In the o...

Scorps Spotlight 24: Mr. Daryl Myers

Scorps Spotlight 24: Mr. Daryl Myers

Enrico Magtoto, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


Filed under Features, School & Local, Scorps Spotlight, Scorps Spotlight, Showcase

Mr. Daryl Myers is one of several new staff members at Cam High during the 2018-2019 school year, teaching English two as well as drama. Myers was born and raised in Ventura, but he earned his teaching credentials from the University of California, Berkeley. After graduating from college and getting...

Cam High’s Woodshop Teacher Reaches Finals in National Competition

Cam High’s Woodshop Teacher Reaches Finals in National Competition

Clarissa Shin, Staff Writer

September 27, 2018


Filed under Features, News, School & Local, Showcase

Cam High's woodshop teacher, Mr. Peter Wachtel, is one of 52 finalists in the Harbor Freight Tools for Schools 2018 Prize for Teaching Excellence. Harbor Freight's competition offers winners a collective $1 million prize. The three individuals who place first will be awarded $100,000 each, and 15...

What’s Your Club Type?

What’s Your Club Type?

Ian Lattimer, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, Clubs & Programs, Events, Features, News, School & Local, Showcase

Cam High hosted over 40 student run clubs on Friday, Sept. 21, in its annual Club Rush event at lunch in the quad. Club Rush is an event that allows clubs to present themselves and encourage new members to join. Every year, a wide range of clubs participate in this event, from service clubs to entertainment...

Scorpions Showcase Homecoming Fashion

Scorpions Showcase Homecoming Fashion

Francis Siu, Staff Writer

September 16, 2018


Filed under Events, Features, Showcase

Loud cheers filled the quad during lunch on Friday, Sept. 14 as the student body watched fellow classmates and friends sashay down the stage on a red carpet at Cam High's annual Homecoming Fashion Show. The show kicked off with couples being introduced individually as they walked down the red carpet...

The Stinger is Recruiting!

The Stinger is Recruiting!

Staff

June 13, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Programs, News, School & Local, Scorps Spotlight, Showcase

Want a UC A-G approved elective? Learn valuable skills that will serve you well beyond the classroom? A class that provides you with photography, non-fiction writing, graphic design and computer skills? A chance to tell your school's story? The Stinger Needs YOU! See Mr. Storer in D-1, talk...

Cam High’s Baseball Team Honors Fallen Teammate With Winning Season

Cam High’s Baseball Team Honors Fallen Teammate With Winning Season

Gabi Jose, Staff Writer

June 12, 2018


Filed under Features, News, School & Local, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Cam High's varsity baseball team has been triumphant this season, resulting in the team's advancement to the Semi-Finals in the CIF Division II Baseball Playoffs. The 2018 spring baseball season can be labeled a success compared to some of the team's prior years. This year, the baseball team made...

Congratulations to the Class of 2018

Congratulations to the Class of 2018

Shaeley Hicks, Staff Writer

May 31, 2018


Filed under Features, News, School & Local, Showcase, Uncategorized

Cam High is getting ready to part with the class of 2018. Only a few days of school remain, and seniors are experiencing a multitude of emotions as they reminisce about their time in high school. Seniors have countless options after high school and some are choosing to travel, study abroad, etc. The...

Taste and Tell #9: Fine Fish with Friends in Focus

Taste and Tell #9: Fine Fish with Friends in Focus

Lauren Brown, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018


Filed under Features, Food Reviews, Showcase

Ventura's beach-side downtown is filled with cafes, diners, and restaurants, including Spencer Makenzie's Fish Company. As a local favorite, they provide fresh fish and high quality food for their customers. The Ventura hot-spot has a new location in Camarillo, which opened on May 13 in the Carmen...

Scorps Spotlight 25: Alonzo Francisco

Scorps Spotlight 25: Alonzo Francisco

Marcella Barneclo and Shaeley Hicks

May 10, 2018


Filed under Features, Scorps Spotlight, Showcase

Alonzo Francisco, senior at Cam High, placed first at the Mt. Sac Relays track meet on April 21st--competing in the triple jump event and nearly breaking the school record, despite sustaining a serious injury prior to the meet. He took first place with a distance of 46 feet and 8.5 inches, which is...

Mock Trial Team Competes in Finals for the Third Year in a Row

Mock Trial Team Competes in Finals for the Third Year in a Row

Shaeley Hicks, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Programs, Features, News, School & Local, Showcase

Cam High’s Mock Trial team makes it to finals for the third year in a row in the annual Ventura County Mock Trial competition. The competition began last Monday, Feb. 26 at the Ventura County Courthouse with two teams from Cam High, distinguished as “Blue” and “Silver." Mr. Shawn Near coach...

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