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Scorps Spotlight 28: Mr. Chris Quinn

Scorps Spotlight 28: Mr. Chris Quinn

Edward Wang, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under Features, Scorps Spotlight, Scorps Spotlight, Showcase

Last month, Mr. Chris Quinn, social studies teacher, returned to Cam High after being hospitalized for a serious neck injury. On Oct. 7, Quinn visited Faria Beach -- located in Ventura County -- with his family and some friends after the cancellation of school. Towards the last two hours of their...

Scorpion Spotlight 27: Ms. Roberta Castro

Scorpion Spotlight 27: Ms. Roberta Castro

Francis Siu, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


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Cam High's new French and yearbook teacher, Ms. Roberta Castro, is one of the new additions to Cam High's staff in the 2018-2019 school year. Castro was born in Redondo Beach, California and lived there for three years. She later moved to Baywood Park, located in San Luis Obispo County and graduated...

Scorps Spotlight 26: Tiffany Pak

Scorps Spotlight 26: Tiffany Pak

Shannon d'Huart, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Features, Scorps Spotlight, Scorps Spotlight, Showcase, Uncategorized

The captain of Cam High's Girls Golf Team, Tiffany Pak, recently discovered that she is ranked 371 out of 3000 female golfers on a national level. In the ranking process, each player was required to play in two of the Toyota Tour Cup tournaments during weekends in Feb. "Starting from February, I playe...

Scorpion Spotlight: Mr. Cameron Guerrero

Scorpion Spotlight: Mr. Cameron Guerrero

Aishvari Trivedi, Social Media Editor

October 9, 2018


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Cam High's new co-band director, Mr. Cameron Guerrero, aims to promote his passion for music to his students. Guerrero, was born and raised in Fresno, California. He received his degree in music education in Ellensburg, Washington. Guerrero had exposure to music growing up, which led to his passion...

Scorps Spotlight 24: Mr. Daryl Myers

Scorps Spotlight 24: Mr. Daryl Myers

Enrico Magtoto, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


Filed under Features, school and 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...

Scorps Spotlight 23: Alexis Kallen

Scorps Spotlight 23: Alexis Kallen

Jaclyn Kim, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018


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Alexis Kallen, who graduated from Cam High in 2014, is well-remembered for her academic excellence and diligence. This spring, Kallen will become a Rhodes Scholar studying at Oxford University in England. During her time at Cam High, Kallen co-founded Cam High's branch of the Girl Up Club, and was as...

Scorps Spotlight 22: Ryan Berejikian

Scorps Spotlight 22: Ryan Berejikian

Marcella Barneclo, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018


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Ryan Berejikian, junior at Cam High and entrepreneur, balances his high school courses while managing his company BOW Investments (Berejikian Online/Website Investments). BOW Investments is a successful online business that focuses on purchasing sustainable websites to improve and later resell for a ...

Scorps Spotlight 21: Deanna Baxter Sings Her Heart Out

Scorps Spotlight 21: Deanna Baxter Sings Her Heart Out

Jess Lang, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017


Filed under Features, Scorps Spotlight, Scorps Spotlight, Showcase

Deanna Baxter, junior, took the field at the annual Homecoming football game, but not as a football player. Baxter sang the National Anthem during Cam High’s rally and before the Homecoming game on Friday, Sept. 22. “I was very, very nervous singing at the rally,” said Baxter, who was not feeling well that day and admitted that her voice cr...

Scorps Spotlight 20: Sathya Raminani

Scorps Spotlight 20: Sathya Raminani

Alyssa Viviano, Staff Writer

June 14, 2017


Filed under Features, Scorps Spotlight, Scorps Spotlight

While most students his age would be finishing out eighth grade and nervously anticipating their arrival to high school, 12-year-old Sathya Raminani is currently attending Cam High as a ninth grade student to pursue a higher education at a faster pace than his peers. In sixth grade, Raminani took...

Scorps Spotlight 19: Ms. Tawney Safran

Scorps Spotlight 19: Ms. Tawney Safran

Rachel Ryan, Staff Writer

June 14, 2017


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Cam High social science teacher and swim coach, Mrs. Tawney Safran, strives to inspire students to ponder and experience life and history. Safran, who grew up in Oxnard, obtained a bachelor's degree in Global Studies and Spanish from UCSB and a Master's degree in education from Pepperdine University....

Scorps Spotlight 18: Joyce Seok

Scorps Spotlight 18: Joyce Seok

Iris Shim, Staff Writer

June 13, 2017


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Voted "Jill of all trades" in this year's yearbook, senior Joyce Seok doesn't fail to live up to that title. Seok has spent her years at Cam High taking 16 AP classes, obtaining a 4.7 grade point average on a 5.0 scale, and participating in a variety of extracurricular activities, granting her with...

Scorps Spotlight 17: Cameran Bahnsen

Scorps Spotlight 17: Cameran Bahnsen

Emma Brock, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


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Cameran Bahnsen, senior, is making history on and off the court with her academic achievements and basketball records. This semester, varsity basketball coach Mike Prewitt paid a visit to the Bahnsens' house and informed Cameron and her parents that she had been awarded the John R. Wooden Player of...

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