CIHS Weekly Update 5.25.18

Four out of six High School recipients from Oxnard awarded were CIHS Students 

On Monday, May 21, 2018 CIHS students attended the California Strawberry Scholarship Awards Dinner. The Scholarship program awarded four CIHS students out of six High School recipients from the city of Oxnard.. The Senior recipients were Ana Barbosa, Giselle Morales, Leticia Reyez and Maritza Sandoval. Go Raiders!

 

 

The Isle File, brought home three trophies from the Tri-Counties Journalism Write-offs

The Isle File, Channel Islands’ student newspaper, brought home three trophies from the Tri-Counties Journalism Write-offs. The event was held Monday at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks.

 

Roselyn Romero, staff editor and a senior, took first place in News Writing. Romero, who will study journalism at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo next year, placed third in the same category last year.

 

Celeste Perez, a senior, placed third in Editorial Cartooning for her piece on the Thomas Fire.

 

In the Best Newspaper category, The Isle File earned third place for its entry (Issue 3) featuring stories on the Thomas Fire’s effect on the CIHS community, senior year changes and Upward Bound arriving at CI.

 

The annual event brought together about 90 students from nine high schools ranging as far north as Paso Robles. Guest speakers were Lance Orozco, KCLU/NPR journalist; John McNeil, battalion chief for Ventura County Fire; and Mark Riley, Pacifica High teacher and soccer enthusiast.

 

Employees of fourth the Quarter 

On Thursday, May 24, 2018 Employees of the fourth quarter were recognized during our Faculty Meeting. Congratulations to Alberto “Beto” Chavez and Julian Roque for being selected as Employees of the fourth quarter. Thank you for everything you do for our school and students day in and day out.

Senior Awards 2018

On Thursday, May 24th Channel Islands High School invited multiple graduating seniors to attend our Annual Senior Awards ceremony. This year’s Senior Awards Night took place at Oxnard College’s Performing Arts center. The event is an opportunity to recognize and honor all of our seniors with a variety of awards, scholarships, certificates, medals, plaques, and sashes. We had guest speakers that participated in acknowledging our seniors for their hard work and dedication to their academic accomplishments. Dr. Senesac was honored to present our 10  top students on the 5.0 scale to be recognized as the CIHS top scholars.

Very special thanks to all the people who contributed to this evening, including parents, teachers, CIHS administration, faculty, counselors and most importantly to  CIHS’s College and Career Technician, Will Martin. Thank you for all of the hard work in planning and coming together in putting this special event for our class of 2018 seniors!