ACHS Weekly Update 2/28/2020

CSUCI Art Program Field Trip The Advanced Photography students photographed the CSUCI college tour on 2/12/2020.  Students had the opportunity to explore the art rooms and learn about the program as well as take a general tour at the end of the day.     Mr. Wachtel’s Wood Shop & Architecture, continue creating!   Camarillo’s […]

ACHS Weekly Update 1/31/20

special olympic basketball game

Camarillo High School is a United Champion School in which students with and without intellectual disabilities are provided opportunities for physical activity and for building positive peer relationships across the school setting. Camarillo is in its third year of participation in Special Olympics Unified Sports.  Yesterday, Camarillo played Rio Mesa in Unified Basketball, in a […]

ACHS Weekly Update 1-10-20

Yesterday was Officer Appreciation Day.  Our very own, Deputy Michael Legge was serenaded by Sr. Rivera’s Mariachi student members. ACHS Appreciates you Deputy Legge!!   Over the break, the winter sports completed their pre-season games. All winter teams are now in league competition. Check out for complete results, but here are some of the highlights: Greg Campbell […]

ACHS Weekly Update 12/13/19

World Language teacher, Pascual Campos and counselors, Taketa and Tapia took 70 students to the Santa Barbara Courthouse. Students learned about the courthouse’s architecture and history. The field trip was an enriching experience for all.   Wednesday was Night 1 of the 2-night Winter Concert Series presented by the ACHS Music Department. It featured Mariachi […]

ACHS Friday Weekly Update 12/6/19

Product Innovation & Design: Students have been super busy, making projects for teachers. Working on Eagle Scout projects for the public. Class projects, and even designing Space Stations! ~Teacher Peter Wachtel

ACHS Weekly Update 11/22/19

The English Department offered a Medieval Feast to enhance Learning! The Medieval Feast came about in 2005 as a way to create a period-specific, and hands-on experience for the students.  Teacher, Catherine Roby, a medieval reenactor and lover of the time period, especially understanding their culture, cooking, and recipes.  The collection of recipes that the […]

ACHS Weekly Update 11/15/19

Girls’ Tennis finished the team tennis season with a record of 17-1 with a close loss to Marlborough in the CIF-SS Division 1 Semi-Finals, 11-7.  Congratulations to Claudia Grafenstein, Coastal Canyon Coach of the Year, and her undefeated League Champion team. Individual CIF-SS Championships begin on November 25th.   Tiffany Pak finished in 74th in […]

ACHS Weekly Update 10/25/19

On Oct. 24, 2019 Harbor Freight, Tools for Schools surprised Industrial Arts Teacher, Peter Wachtel with an awesome tool chest, and huge check for $50,000.00. Over 750 teachers competed for this prize, and Mr Wachtel came in 2nd place! We are proud of his efforts and dedication to his students and program. Congratulations Mr. Wachtel!!!!  […]

ACHS Weekly Update 10-18/19

The Marcus Roberts Trio were in town to play with the New West Symphony Orchestra on a piece by Gershwin and were gracious enough to select two schools to work with their jazz programs. They spent about 90 minutes with our Jazz II under the direction of Mr. Cameron Guerrero and Jazz I under the […]