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Lunablu Blesses Students with Beautiful Bikinis

Lunablu Blesses Students with Beautiful Bikinis

Bella Young

September 13, 2019

This summer, Junior Paulina Nicole spent her time designing, sewing and selling her hand-made bikinis. Attracted to sewing since she was a little girl, Nicole attributes her passion to her grandma, who was a seamstress. “I would watch her work and I just became fascinated with the idea of creating somet...

Summer hustlin’

Summer hustlin’

Caroline Marsden and Greta Pankratz

September 11, 2019

How Students at Ventura High School brought Home the Bacon This Summer The summer is a prime time for high schoolers to gain experience working jobs and make their own money. According to the Pew Research Center, in 2016, 34.6% of 16-19 year olds in America had a summer job. However, back in the 197...

Breaking Borders with Summer Styles

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Anna Guerra

September 3, 2019

VHS students share their fashionable international travels and favorite summer trends. Apart from being able to soak in the sun all day, summer fashion is a major reason why many look forward to enjoying their summer break. As students begin to embark on vacations, they note that other countries are al...

Summer Hustlin’

Senior Owen Clobes worked as a hauler this summer. Pictured above are some of the many things that Clobes hauled.  He stated,

Caroline Marsden and Audrey Flynn

September 2, 2019

The summer is a prime time for high schoolers to gain experience working jobs and make their own money. According to the Pew Research Center, in 2016, 34.6% of 16-19 year olds in America had a summer job. However, back in the 1970s - 1990s about two thirds of teens were employed over summer break. Alt...

TCP Broadcast #28

TCP Broadcast #28

Ryan King, Acacia Harrell, Summer Yovanno, Miles Bennett, Archer Herring, and Sam Coats

March 26, 2019

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TCP BROADCAST_013

Ryan King, Acacia Harrell, Liliana Lara, Summer Yovanno, Miles Bennett, and Julia Davies

November 19, 2018

https://vimeo.com/301557588

VHS students travel over summer break

Senior Sammy Pedersen looks out on New York City from the Staten Island Ferry. Photo from Instagram: @samanthaa.christine

Sam Coats

August 10, 2018

Whether visiting colleges or family, three Ventura High School students made use of their summer vacations to travel out of town. Junior India Hill spent a week at the Sacramento Trad Jazz Camp, where she worked with professional musicians to improve her jazz skills in the forested foothills of the...

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.
 PHOTO BY: @kate.marsden

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...

This Summer job helps VHS student, Kaine Miranda, gain life-long experiences

A rare photo of Kaine Miranda off the job
Photo by: Samantha Franks

August 25, 2017

With all of the stress and responsibilities that students have to deal with during the school year, summer is the perfect time to focus on something like a job.   Ventura High School senior, Kaine Miranda, got a job at Coastal Trailer and Fabrication located in Ventura, where he helps rep...

A summer job, can you manage it?

“The best part about my job is how cool and nice everybody I work with is,” said senior Evan Cox 
Photo by: Paris Carmody

August 25, 2017

Although one of the benefits of having a job is having money of your own, it’s very important for students to learn how to manage money properly. Students in high school who take on a job may also have to learn how to manage both sports and a job.   Evan Cox, a senior at Ventura High School, has to...

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