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VHS Cougars just keep swimming…

VHS Cougars just keep swimming…

Clayton Currie

April 19, 2018

On Saturday, April 14 it appeared that a regular swim meet was taking place at the Ventura High School pool. However, VHS swimmers were there for a reason other than competition. The 100 100’s is an annual event put on by the VHS Swim team in order to raise money for the program. In order to par...

Fortnite Mobile takes VHS by storm

Fortnite Mobile takes VHS by storm

Clayton Currie

April 6, 2018

Imagine this scenario: You are sitting in class doing your work, and suddenly you hear a deafening roar from “that group” of students sitting in the back of the class looking over the shoulder of someone who is staring at their phone screen. If this sounds like something you’ve witnessed, ...

Naviance: an organized way to plan your future

Naviance: an organized way to plan your future

September 28, 2017

Naviance is a program that VUSD adopted last year in efforts to make the college application process easier for students. Naviance can be used to help search for colleges and determine what majors would be a good fit for each student. This program can also provide students with career opportunities...

Follow the money, see where it goes: VHS edition

Follow the money, see where it goes: VHS edition

Clayton Currie

September 22, 2017

VHS is funded from a broad spectrum of sources locally and in the state government.  However, the largest sum the school receives is through the Local Control Funding Formula, or LCFF. This formula determines how much money each school district gets from the state government based on a variety of f...

The music was loud for the neon dance crowd

Seniors Eden McCulloch (left),Olivia Block (middle), and Drue Wigton (right). Wigton said that the 2017 Neon dance was

September 12, 2017

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Welcome to the cougar den

From left to right: Chanelle Irabien, Natali Vazquez, Carlos Cohen performing the Backpack Dance for incoming freshmen

August 25, 2017

As the 2017-2018 school year starts, Ventura High School’s second year using the Den Mentor Program begins. The Den Mentor Program is was initiated for the first time last year by VHS staff members, with the goal being to make incoming freshmen more comfortable at their new school. There are ten ...

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