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News Brief: AVID applications open for the 2019-20 school year

Jill Vallance, Reporter | March 18, 2019

Foothill’s Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) program has begun its application process for the 2019-2020 school year. The application will come due on April 10 for current Foothill students;...

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District CTE Greg Bayless invited to QSA meeting, hears student concerns

Jonathan Soriano, Writer | March 15, 2019

In the shadow of Foothill’s first-ever Pride Week, Ventura Unified School District Career and Technical Education Director Greg Bayless attended a Queer-Straight Alliance (QSA) meeting during lunch on...

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Foothill staff completes first-ever AED, CPR training

Naomi Schmitt, Illustrator | March 13, 2019

Following the weekly staff meeting, Foothill faculty was shuffled into Spirito Hall, where Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) training mannequinns laid lifeless, set to give a critical lesson in ensuring...

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Hickerson, Donnelly elected as next year’s ASB President, Vice President

Noelle Hayward, Reporter | March 11, 2019

On Monday, March 11, the Associated Student Body (ASB) President and Vice President for the 2019-20 school year were announced. Following a first round of elections on Friday, March 8, the winner between...

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Seniors get ready to fly through second semester at the annual SOAR

Emma Yakel, A&E Editor | February 22, 2019

While all non-seniors went to their fourth period classes, the soon-to-be-graduated class of 2019 chattered with excitement as they flooded into Spirito Hall for the annual Seniors Only Academic Rally...

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Foothill’s academies provide a breadth of fields for students to immerse in

Jill Vallance and Noelle Hayward | February 17, 2019

Primarily during their freshman year, students at Foothill are given annual opportunities to join various programs that align with their academic or career interests. Academies promote a hands-on, student-driven...

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