The Stinger


Cam High’s First Musical in Over 12 Years Premieres on Dec. 6

The drama program rehearsing on Dec. 5, 2018 -- the day before opening night.

Jareth Primm, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018

Cam High's drama class is producing their own adaptation of the musical, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, to premiere on Dec. 6. Cam High's drama program has not produced a musical in over 12 years. "It was kind of rough at first and no one really knew what they were doing, but with coordination...

Cam High’s Varsity Basketball Team Breaks 40 Year Record

Cam High Boys Basketball practicing at home on 12/4/2018.

Francis Siu, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

Cam High's varsity boys basketball team celebrated another victory in Burbank after defeating the Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies with a score of 111-27. The game was the opening in the Burbank High School Tournament. During the game, Cam High scored 111 points, breaking a previous Cam High...

Cam High’s CIF Football Season Comes to a Close

On Nov. 2, 2018, Cam High's varsity football team played against Rio Mesa.

Jareth Primm, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018

The 2018 fall football season recently ended, and Cam High's football program concluded the season with a record of 50-1 and the varsity team qualified to play in the CIF Playoffs. The team's first playoff game was against Rio Mesa on Nov. 2, 2018. In the first quarter of the game, Cam High scored...

OUHSD Criticized for Keeping Schools in Session During ‘Hazardous’ Conditions

Smoke from the Hill Fire was seen from Cam High on Thursday, Nov 8.

Eric Burschinger, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018

The Oxnard Union High School District recently received criticism from students and parents for their decision to re-open schools on Tuesday, Nov. 13 after initially announcing all schools would be closed. On Monday afternoon, Superintendent Dr. Penelope DeLeon sent out an official letter stating...

Remembering the Victims of the Thousand Oaks Mass Shooting

Cam High honored Cody Coffman, a 2015 graduate of Cam High, and victims of the Thousand Oaks mass shooting during the CIF Football game on Friday night.

Enrico Magtoto, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018

A mass shooting took place at Thousand Oak's Borderline Grill & Bar on Nov. 7 when a U.S. Marine Corps veteran opened fire on employees and customers, killing 12 people before taking his own life. First-responder Sergeant Ron Helus was shot multiple times and passed away the following day at Los...

Too Close to Home: the Thousand Oaks Mass Shooting

The Boderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks was the site of a deadly mass shooting on Nov. 7, 2018.

Aishvari Trivedi, Social Media Editor

November 16, 2018

At the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, 12 people were killed when U.S Marine Corps veteran Ian David Long opened fire on a crowd of people in the bar, on the evening of Nov. 7. The Borderline Bar & Grill is a common place for college students and others to relax and have fun. The ni...

Veterans Day: to Honor Those Who Served

Nov. 11 is Veterans Day, a holiday that honors all those who have served in the military.

Karen Abdelmalek, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018

Veterans Day is a national holiday that is celebrated on Nov. 11 and dedicated to expressing appreciation for both fallen and living veterans. Originally called Armistice Day, Veterans Day commemorates those who served in America's Armed Forces. Veterans Day became an official holiday in 1954 aft...

Honoring Sergeant Ron Helus

Cam High's students gather in the stadium on Nov. 8 to honor Sergeant Ron Helus after he was killed in the Thousand Oaks mass shooting.

Edward Wang, Staff Writer

November 12, 2018

Following the Thousand Oaks mass shooting at the Borderline Bar & Grill, Cam High held an assembly on Nov. 8 to honor fallen hero Sergeant Ron Helus who was killed when responding to the scene. Cam High's principal, Dr. Kim Stephenson, gave Cam High students the option to attend an assembly to...

#OUStuVoice: Let Your Voice be Heard

Staff Writer Edward Wang visits the #OUStuVoice Twitter page.

Photo by: Ian Lattimer

Edward Wang, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

The Oxnard Union High School District (OUHSD) has recently implemented #OUStuVoice as a way for all students to communicate with both the district and individual schools through Twitter. According to the StudentVoice official website, the program is a nationwide, student-run nonprofit that empow...

Vaping: a Wide-Spread Epidemic at Cam High

Pictured is one of the ten vape pens that Deputy Legge has confiscated from students since the start of the school year.

Karen Abdelmalek, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018

Since vape pens first became available on a global scale in 2004, Cam High has experienced an increase in the amount of students who partake in vaping both during and after school. “I think vaping is a major problem at our school,” said Aleks Ensign, sophomore, "the bathrooms are always filled...

Cam High Celebrates Red Ribbon Week

One of the posters hung around school that encourages students to be drug-free. 

Photo by: Jonah Arellano

Jonah Arellano, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

In order to raise awareness about the destructive nature of drugs, Cam High celebrated Red Ribbon Week -- an annual nationwide holiday from Oct. 22 to Oct. 26. A guest speaker came to Cam High on Oct. 22 to speak at an optional assembly during fourth period in the gym. Rabbi Aryeh Lang, director...

Your Vote Counts

Social studies teachers at Cam High are encouraging seniors to register to vote in the upcoming elections. 

Photo Credit:  Stock Photos

Shannon d'Huart, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018

With a deadline of Oct. 22, Cam High's Social Science teachers, Mr. Chris Quinn, Mr. Bryan Staples, and Mr. Shawn Near, worked together to register and pre-register seniors and juniors to vote. Since the year 2000, these three social science teachers have been encouraging seniors to register and pre-register...

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