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Rating Valentine’s Day Treats

Rating Valentine's Day Treats

Caroline Marsden, Greta Pankratz, and Alina Calamia

February 14, 2020

https://vimeo.com/391642360 by Greta Pankratz, Caroline Marsden, and Alina Calamia

Opinion: What is the best burrito in Ventura?

Opinion: What is the best burrito in Ventura?

Caroline Marsden, Greta Pankratz, and Alina Calamia

January 22, 2020

https://vimeo.com/386618048 by Greta Pankratz, Caroline Marsden, and Alina Calamia.

Ventura High School gets graded

Ventura High School gets graded

Greta Pankratz

December 20, 2019

Students and staff give their thoughts on VHS’s grade from Niche.com Grades, a system implemented in many high schools. Whether you love them or hate ‘em, they’re inevitable. Even the school itself has been evaluated with a grading system. Niche.com gives schools of all levels an overall grade, ...

Whatcha got cookin?

While reflecting on her family get-togethers, sophomore Juana Egus said,

Audrey Flynn and Greta Pankratz

December 18, 2019

Students share their favorite holiday recipes During the holiday season, many people come together to share and indulge in their favorite seasonal foods. Whether it be something passed down through generations, or even a recipe from the internet, food is a well-loved way to get in the spirit and for...

All bark, no bite

All bark, no bite

Caroline Marsden and Greta Pankratz

October 28, 2019

Ventura High School’s varsity football team wins its 10th consecutive rivalry game against Buena On the warm, breezy evening of Friday, Oct. 25, the Larrabee Stadium was filled with hundreds of fans, ready to watch the annual Buena vs. Ventura varsity football game. Of those fans, were the fri...

Not Everyone Needs a Sweet Sixteen License

Student vehicles in the VHS parking lot. These cars belong to students who have gotten their licenses. Photo by: Greta Pankratz

Caroline Marsden and Greta Pankratz

October 10, 2019

VHS Students Who Are 16+ Give Us the Scoop On Life Without A Driver’s License Getting a driver’s license is a right of passage in American society. Media revolves around the idea that your sweet 16 means a car and a driver’s license. However, in recent years, the number of  teens that have a...

VHS students get a kick out of the World Cup

Sophomore Avery Kightlinger and her family excited to prepare on set before filming a segment on BeIN Sports. Photo from: Avery Kightlinger

Greta Pankratz

September 2, 2019

Sophomore Avery Kightlinger, who plays soccer at Ventura High, was lucky enough to spend two weeks of her summer exploring France with her family. They visited Paris, where she got to go to the Eiffel Tower and watch, “Team USA” play in the Women’s World Cup quarterfinals. While they were there, she and ...

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