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Everything you should know about upcoming virtual and in-person senior events

Emma Yakel, Reporter | May 28, 2020

As the COVID-19 outbreak swept the nation and the world, causing closures and social distancing measures, it has also swept the typical celebrations of seniors right along with it. As the end of the 2019-20...

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Update: Edgenuity restored after system-wide shutdown

Adler Striegel, Assignment Editor | May 23, 2020

On May 18, 2020, Edgenuity worked to resolve a network issue that prevented students from working on their classwork. According to an Edgenuity status page, on May 18, 2020, the system was down at 7:57...

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News Brief: Edgenuity experiences system-wide outage

Adler Striegel, Assignment Editor | May 18, 2020

On May 18, 2020, students logging on to Edgenuity found that the online platform was not working. An email and phone call was sent out by the Ventura Unified School District (Ventura Unified), notifying...

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Ventura protesters call for an end to California shutdown

Adler Striegel, Reporter | May 2, 2020

At noon on May 1, 2020, a large and passionate group of protesters gathered outside the Ventura County Government Center, demanding a full reopening of California. This protest comes more than a month...

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Ventura Unified school board decides on new grading policies for second semester

Emma Yakel, Reporter | April 30, 2020

On April 28, the Ventura Unified School District (Ventura Unified) school board enacted new grading policies for middle schools and high schools for the second semester of the 2019-20 school year in the...

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BREAKING NEWS: California schools likely to remain closed for the rest of the school year

Olivia Zoll, Reporter | March 31, 2020

On March 31, a call and email were sent out to parents and guardians in the Ventura Unified School District (Ventura Unified) regarding the announcement made by California State Superintendent Tony Thurmond...

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