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Hoco outfits take a new turn

From left to right, seniors Kambria Haughton, Senna Togneri, Tatum Schmidt, Megan Ditlof and Samantha Henley styled heels or boots with a range of colored short skin tight dresses. Photo from Megan Ditlof

Julia Davies and Logan Wilkov

October 25, 2019

Short tight dresses and a collared shirt with a tie seems to be the norm for most students attire for homecoming, but some students decided to step out of the regular style this year and dress outside the box. This year, the Associated Student Body crafted an enchanted garden theme for the homecoming...

What the girls of The Cougar Press think about school dances

What the girls of The Cougar Press think about school dances

Trinity Taylor and Saida Delgadillo

June 5, 2019

Trinity Taylor’s side: Imagine this: It’s your freshman year of highschool and you don’t know anybody walking in on your first day. You’re small, scrawny and innocent. Luckily, you managed to make some friends through sports and are clinging to them for dear life. The first school dance is co...

Senior Ballin

When asked her favorite memory senior Bridget Boland said,

Julia Davies and Jessica Johnson

February 12, 2019

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Editorial: Senior Ball? Only for ballers?

Editorial: Senior Ball? Only for ballers?

Summer Yovanno and Avenlea Russian

January 23, 2019

As Senior Ball is approaching, 12th graders need to consider: Is spending over 100 dollars on a school dance worth it? For a couple ticket, it is 125 dollars and ten dollars off with an ASB stamp. A single ticket is 70 dollars and with an ASB stamp, it is 65 dollars. But what if that is too much?...

Photo gallery: Neon Dance 2018

Photo gallery: Neon Dance 2018

Caroline Marsden

September 1, 2018

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Senior Ball 2018 Recap

Senior Ball 2018 Recap

Emily Distefano and Acacia Harrell

January 31, 2018

VHS dance team steps into the spotlight

VHS dance team steps into the spotlight

Gage Gregorchuk

January 31, 2018

Ventura High School’s dance team was invited to the Pacifica High School Dance Showcase which occured on Friday, January 26 at PHS. When senior and captain of the dance team, Natali Vazquez, was asked about the importance of the team being invited to the showcase she said, “I love performing ...

Olivia dances her way to stardom

When asked what she wanted out of becoming a professional ballet dancer, Miller responded:

November 16, 2017

Have you ever heard of Kobe Bryant or LeBron James? They both went straight to the NBA after graduating high school. Ventura High School Junior, Olivia Miller, has been a ballet dancer for 13 and a half years and hopes to dance for a company, like San Francisco Ballet, New York City Ballet, Americ...

You get to vote, they get to gloat

You get to vote, they get to gloat

September 14, 2017

With Homecoming right around the corner, it’s time to let the dress and tux shopping adventures begin. Along with Homecoming season comes many questions for high school students– what to wear, who to ask, who to vote for, etc. As for this year, the Homecoming dance will be scheduled differently than...

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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Fall sports kick off the school year

From left to right: juniors Autumn Brown, Caitlin Espetia, Alisann, River Winn, Claire Ortiz, and Kate Marsden after a long run in Mammoth.
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August 25, 2017

As the new school year begins, so does the Fall Season of sports for Ventura High School. Throughout the summer, Football, Boys Water Polo, Girls Tennis and Golf, Dance, Cheer, Girls Volleyball, and Cross Country all began to prepare for the fall season. The girls golf team is preparing for their s...

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