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Juniors Provided With a Free SAT by OUHSD

Juniors took the SAT on Wednesday March 6, 2019.

Jonah Arellano, Staff Writer

March 14, 2019

All Juniors at Cam High had the opportunity to take the Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) for free on Wednesday, Mar. 6. The SAT is a standardized test used in the admission process for many U.S. colleges. The test has three sections -- reading, writing, and math -- and an optional essay which are...

College Board Plans to Move AP Registration Earlier to Raise Test Scores

Students purchasing AP tests on March 7, 2019. From left to right Gabrielle Domingo, Victoria Paniagua, and Adrian Wasylewski.

Donny Robbins, Staff Writer

March 5, 2019

College Board conducted a pilot program where 40,000 students registered for the AP test in Nov. to test the effectiveness of policy changes. The study found there was an increase in students who passed with a three or higher, and white and Asian students in the program did 5% better than their co...

A Recap of the DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit

President Donald Trump meets with North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un to discuss plans for the future.

Greg Oler, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

The 2019 DPRK-USA (Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea - United States of America) Hanoi Summit took place from Feb. 27 to 28, and marked the second official meeting between U.S. President Trump and DPRK Leader Kim Jong Un. The first meeting between a president of the U.S. and the leader of North...

Shooting Threat Leads to Confusion at Cam High

A threat to shoot up American Canyon High School (ACHS) was posted on Instagram, confusing students at Cam High.

Francis Siu, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

Calls and complaints from worried parents and students flooded Cam High's administration earlier this week due to a shooting threat that was originally thought to be associated with Cam High; however, upon further investigation the threat was at another ACHS located in Northern California. American...

The Westboro Baptist Church Preaches at Thousand Oaks High School in Response to Mass Shooting

On Feb. 4, Westboro Baptist Church picketed Thousand Oaks High school.

Greg Oler, Staff Writer

February 25, 2019

The Westboro Baptist Church picketed Thousand Oaks High School on Monday, Feb. 11 because of the recent mass shooting at Borderline Bar & Grill where 12 people were killed. On Feb. 4, the church announced its plans to visit Thousand Oaks. "With praise and Thanksgiving on our lips, the followers...

Semi-Formal Winter Dance Cancelled Due to Low Ticket Sales

Semi-Formal Winter Dance Cancelled Due to Low Ticket Sales

Jareth Primm, Staff Writer

February 13, 2019

Cam High's Associated Student Body (ASB) planned to host a winter dance on Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, from 7 P.M. to 9 P.M., and the theme of the dance was "white-out". However, the dance was canceled due to low ticket sales. Jacob Curren, senior and ASB President, said, "Our presale tickets are a good...

Cam High’s First Renaissance Rally and Ceremony

Students were acknowledged for multiple academic achievements at Cam High's Renaissance Rally on February 12, 2019.

Edward Wang, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019

Cam High recently hosted its very first Renaissance event, designed to recognize students and staff for their improvement and achievements. The event took place on Feb. 8, during fifth and sixth period. Fifth period was a public rally designed to honor high-achieving students; classes that wanted...

Cam High’s Aronsky Takes Leave for Medical Reasons

Work Experience teacher Geoffrey Aronsky recently took a leave of absence for health reasons.

Enrico Magtoto, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019

Work Experience and QuickBooks teacher Mr. Geoffrey Aronsky recently took a leave of absence after Winter Break due to illness. Aronsky requested that his current situation and location not be fully revealed to respect his privacy. Aronsky started working at Cam High in the 2017-2018 school year,...

A Recap of the 2019 Super Bowl

The Mercedez-Benz Superdome, where Super Bowl LIII was played.

Donny Robbins, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019

In the 2019 Super Bowl, the New England Patriots defeated the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in the lowest scoring game in history. At the start of the game, the Rams struggled to get the ball moving with 8 punts in a row and less than 50 yards total. On the other side of the ball, the Patriots were able ...

The Graph Dance: Adding Fun to Math

Students performing the 'Graph Dance' on Jan. 18, 2019.

Jonah Arellano, Staff Writer

January 29, 2019

Cam High's math teacher, Ms. Brandae Rossini, has organized the "Graph Dance" since 2013, and this year's rendition was performed on the quad stage on Jan. 18, 2019.  The dance is open to all precalculus students, regardless of what teacher they have. Students who participate in the Graph Dance ha...

Remind App Retracts Free Services for Verizon Wireless Users

Remind will soon be suspending it's text message service to Verizon customers due to a fee that imposes too much cost on Remind.

Edward Wang, Staff Writer

January 23, 2019

Remind -- an app commonly used by teachers for easy communication with students -- has recently announced that their free service will no longer be extended to Verizon Wireless users. The Remind team recently sent out an email to all its users, stating that the reason for the discontinuation is a...

OFTSE Contract Accepted, Here’s What Changed

Ms. Tawney Safran casting her vote on whether to accept or reject the new OUHSD and OFTSE agreement.

Ian Lattimer, Staff Writer

January 17, 2019

Oxnard Union High School (OUHSD) certificated staff voted to accept the new Oxnard Federation of Teachers and School Employees (OFTSE) contract -- which was proposed to OUHSD and agreed upon by both sides on Jan. 10, 2019. The accepted contract was initially finalized on Dec. 19, 2018, before students...

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