We celebrated our 59 Class of 2023 graduates on Friday, June 2 with a beautiful ceremony under the specially-built tent on our campus. As has become our new tradition, graduates received their diplomas and then took a celebratory processional on the "red carpet" to self-selected music showcasing the range of individuality that is a hallmark of this accomplished class.
We hosted our 16th annual college book awards on Thursday. Students were honored for their academic achievement, their leadership in and out of the classroom, and their contributions to school and local community life.
The golf team took home 2nd place in the CIF Division 6 Team Tournament. Congrats to the six golfers who competed, shown here with Coach Adam: Leo K, '24, Sean T. '24, Ryan B. '25, Jack A. '23, Alicia H. '24, and Courtney A. '24. Go Vikings!
Thank you to everyone who helped make this a terrific experience for our incoming 9th grade students! It was wonderful to have so much enthusiasm and support from across the school - VistaCrew plus all of our students, faculty, and staff. Morning Meeting was exceptional and really showed the type of community we are.
Congratulations to Sergio Quechol, '19, Pitzer College '23. Pitzer recently announced that Sergio was awarded a Fulbright scholarship this year and will be studying in Brazil. Fulbright recipients are given an opportunity to study, teach, or conduct research around the globe.
That's a wrap! We laughed, we cried, we loved! Thanks to our theatre department for wonderful performances of Rent. Best to all the seniors in their future adventures! 💙💛 #classof2023#performingarts#community#giveintolove
Great to be together at Parents on the Patio (relocated!) today. Caught up with friends, made some new ones, and heard from Gregg Murray, Director of Life Planning along with warm welcomes from HOS Chris Bright and PAVE President, Sabrina Marchetti.
Last week, students in Math 1 used technology (Desmos) to describe patterns in functions related to dropping a ball. In Honors Math 4, they discovered the value of saving early and regularly, and in AP Statistics
In January, twenty Vistamar students participated in the North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad. We're proud of all of our students who gave the challenging 3-hour exam a try. Our school winners are:
1st Place: Joshua T. '23, 2nd Place: Franklin C. '25, 3rd Place: Sydney D. '23, 4th Place: Amanda W. '24, 5th Place: Sebastian E. '25
So proud of our incoming student, Helena D. ‘27, recognized as a 2023 Woman of Distinction by the 69th State Assembly District of CA celebrating Women’s History Month! Can’t wait to see what she’ll accomplish at Vistamar!
The Social Impact Club partnered with nonprofit organization, One on One Outreach (www.oneononeoutreach.org) last month for a family volunteer service event. 17 students / 25 total family members showed up to help pack 180 boxes of food and supplies.
We came together as a community to celebrate Black culture and history for our 15th annual Soulful Celebration -- a tradition almost as old as our school. This year’s theme was Black Hollywood: Black Film & Television.
As a concluding activity to their study of developmental psychology, students in Mrs. Silver's class hosted a carnival for staffulty children. By creating games that measure communication skills, memory, cognition, and empathy, we gathered data while the little ones earned prizes and treats for playing!
Elisha had an opportunity to spend the first part of the school year at SEGL, the School for Ethics and Global leadership. In her words, "My experience during the fall semester at the School for Ethics and Global leadership was life changing.
For several weeks, Vistamar Psychology students took a kids’-eye view to their studies. After raising sock babies, students traveled to Mattel headquarters to learn how toys are developed, researched, and tested.
After graduating from Regis University as a two-time First Team All-RMAC selection and the 5th leading scorer in school history, Vistamar alum Brian Dawson '17 has signed to play basketball professionally with TSU of the Georgian Super League in Tbilisi, Georgia!