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Oxnard High School, or OHS as it is commonly referred to, is a public four-year high school serving grades 9–12 in Oxnard, Ventura County, California, United States. Oxnard High School serves the Southwest, Northwest and Beach communities of Oxnard and a northern portion of Port Hueneme.[4]

Oxnard High School
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Location
3400 W. Gonzales Road
Oxnard, California, U.S.A.
Coordinates34°13′07″N 119°12′51″W / 34.21861°N 119.21417°W / 34.21861; -119.21417Coordinates: 34°13′07″N 119°12′51″W / 34.21861°N 119.21417°W / 34.21861; -119.21417
Information
TypePublic
Motto"Keep Making the Sting Mean!"[3]
Established1901[1]
School districtOxnard Union High School District
PrincipalRichard Urias
Enrollment2,812 (2016-17)[2]
CampusUrban
Color(s)          Cardinal and Gold
Athletics conferenceCIF-SS Pacific View League
MascotYellow Jackets
Website

The original campus,[5] located in the flight path of Oxnard Airport, was demolished.[6] The current campus used today opened in 1995.[7]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "History of OHS" Archived 2014-02-22 at the Wayback Machine Oxnard High School official website. Accessed 16 November 2014
  2. ^ "Oxnard High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved January 26, 2019.
  3. ^ "Friday Update". Oxnard High School. March 27, 2015.
  4. ^ "Boundaries & Map." Oxnard Union High School District
  5. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Oxnard High School (site of old campus)
  6. ^ Goodman, Adrianne (November 14, 1991). "Residents Criticize Moving School : Oxnard: Opponents cite many problems, including loss of farmland. But parents fear the airport's proximity to the campus". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 17 March 2016.
  7. ^ Ragland, Jenifer (January 16, 2002) "Oxnard Board to Consider Upgrade Work at 4 Schools" Los Angeles Times
  8. ^ Zalben, Alex (November 2, 2012). "Interview: Director Rich Moore On 'Wreck-It Ralph' - And Where They'll Go In The Sequel". MTV News. Retrieved 2 May 2017.
  9. ^ Romine, Rich (June 3, 2011). "Longtime Ventura County football coach J.T. Rogers dies". Ventura County Star. Retrieved 20 February 2016.

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