Weekly Update March 6, 2020

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AVID Update 3/6/2020 By Dr. Kim Marra Stephenson, AVID Teacher I have been out of the classroom for a couple of weeks, busy modeling civic engagement and service for our students and community.  I have kept up with students on Edgenuity, their projects, and emails remotely. I’m looking forward to being back at school on […]

Weekly Update February 28, 2020

Thank you for visiting Oxnard Middle College’s website for a Friday update! We are proud to share so many exciting things happening around our campus: Students at Work:  In English, 9th-grade students have been working on a unit in academic honesty. They analyzed a variety of texts, infographics, and articles, in addition to completing a […]

Weekly Update February 7, 2020

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Happy February Griffin Families! Math 1 has just wrapped up a chapter on Exponential Functions, and we are diving in to Polynomials with gusto!  Your students will be learning to add, subtract, multiply and factor polynomials and then we will begin learning to graph quadratics.  There will be a large focus on new vocabulary as […]

Weekly Update January 31, 2020

AVID Update: By Dr. Kim Marra Stephenson, AVID Teacher It has been a while, so this update starts back In December!  During Finals Week, we practiced taking the CAST – CAlifornia Science Test, a test of scientific understanding that all California students take once during their high school years in either grade 10, 11, or […]

Weekly Update January 17, 2020

Happy New Year! Thank you for stopping by to check out our Friday update! We value the home and school partnership; please let us know if you have any questions or if we can help you or your student navigate the new semester! Here is a snapshot of recent events on campus from Mrs. Guthrie’s perspective:  […]

Weekly Update January 10, 2020

OMCHS Weekly Update!

Welcome back to school Griffin Families! I hope everyone had a wonderful winter break! We are ready to jump right in to the new semester in Math! Math 1 finished the semester strong, learning about solving systems of equations.  The first unit of this semester will be learning about exponential functions and how they are […]

Weekly Update December 13, 2019

OMCHS Weekly Update!

AVID Update By Dr. Kim Marra Stephenson, AVID Teacher Every AVID student has put together a very professional job application packet that includes: A cover letter A completed job application form A resume 2 letters of recommendation written by peers The experience of writing the components of job applications, the discussions we’ve had along the […]

Weekly Update November 22, 2019

OMCHS Weekly Update!

Hello Griffin Families! We are getting ready for the Thanksgiving Holiday, 4 weeks until finals! Math 1 has learned how to solve linear systems in two variables, and lately we are working with other functions and practicing our graphing. In Math 2 we have been adding to our knowledge from last year.  We have looked […]

Weekly Update November 15, 2019

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AVID Update: By Dr. Kim Marra Stephenson, AVID Teacher Students continue to move forward with their service learning projects, tutorials, guest speakers, and focused note taking.  A few have already started doing work in the community, like Heidi, who helped legal residents fill out their paperwork for citizenship at the Oxnard College Swap Meet in […]

Weekly Update November 8, 2019

OMCHS Weekly Update!

What’s New in the OMC Family:  In English 89– Freshmen students have been working on their new unit, which emphasizes literary analysis through careful study of the graphic novel March and the surrounding context of the American Civil Rights Movement. Students will also be practicing critical thinking, collaboration, and communication skills through regular Socratic Seminar-style discussions.  In […]