Wednesday, August 31, 2011


La Reina's Guidance Department is pleased to offer a Highly Selective College Admissions Night on Wednesday, Sept. 14 at 7:00 p.m. in the LRHS cafeteria.  All students (both boys and girls) in grades 7 through 12 and their parents are invited.  The panel of speakers includes Kirk Brennan, Director of Undergraduate Admissions at the University of Southern California, Arun Ponnusamy, College Counselor for Collegewise, and Rob Schwartz, Director of Outreach for The Princeton Review.   Reservations are not required.  For more information, contact Mrs. Nancy LaBelle, LRHS College Counselor, by email or at 805.495.6494, ext. 325.  Follow this link for the invitation. 

La Reina is located at 106 West Janss Road, Thousand Oaks.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011


Our first Circle of Friends Mass of the new school year will take place this Thursday, September 1st at 8:15 a.m. in the La Reina Chapel.  Mass will be celebrated by Fr. Dave Heney and is followed by discussion, sweets and coffee.  Everyone is welcome to attend!  Bring a friend!  If you have any questions, please contact Ana Posadas at 805-289-6558.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011


Sixty-two students from La Reina High School earned an Advanced Placement Scholar Award for 2011.  The AP Program offers several AP Scholar Awards to recognize high school students who have demonstrated college-level achievement through AP courses and exams.  

Jillian DeGennaro ’11 and Elly Shao ’12 qualified for the National AP Scholar Award by earning an average grade of 4 or higher on all AP exams taken and grades of 4 or higher on eight or more of these exams.
Twenty-five students qualified for the AP Scholar with Distinction Award by earning an average grade of at least 3.5 on all AP Exams taken, and grades of 3 or higher on five or more of these exams.  The AP Scholars with Distinction are:  Sarah Alessihausenbauer ’11, Ana Alvarez ’12, Nicole Anaya ’11, Michelle Atherton’11, Janaki Balachandran ’11, Gabriella Brignardello ’12, Emilia Cardenas ’11, Sofia Cardenas ’11, Steffi Chen ’12, Jillian DeGennaro ’11, Elizabeth Epstein, ’11, Nicole Florentino ’11, Josie Gormley ’11,  Ashley Lawrence ’11, Alyssa Mallory ’11, Hannah McGough ’11, Emily Melvin ’11, Alyssa Orr ’11, Alyssa Parisi, ’11, Laurel Rodewald ’11, Elly Shao ’12, Ravital Solomon ’11, Sonia Tagari ’11, Katherine Wikholm ’11 and Hanna Winter ’11.

Ten students qualified for the AP Scholar with Honor Award by earning an average grade of at least 3.25 on all AP Exams taken, and grades of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams.  The AP Scholars with Honors are:  Linda-Fe Benson ’12, Rachel Brajkovich ’12, Mary Clyne ’12, Emily Fortner ’12, Laura Horan ’12, Rajika Jindani ’12, Thea Percival ’11, Alexa Poulton ’12, Jillian Walke ’12 and Christina Zins ’11.

Twenty-seven students qualified for the AP Scholar Award by completing three or more AP Exams with grades of 3 or higher. The AP Scholars are:  Paige Bartholomew ’12, Monica Bermudez’11, Cassidy Budig ’12, Anna Burrows ’12, Sara Chesser ’12, Cynthia Garcia ’11, Sarah Hardy ’12, Rashi Jindani ’11, Rebecca Koval ’12, Bridget Leire ’12, Cheyenne Mangubat ’12, Bailey Martz ’12, Madeleine McGinnis ’11, Krista McPherson ’11, Marie Mitchell ’12, Kirsten Mosesson ’11, Roxanne Myers ’12, Marisa Ochoa ’12, Valentina Oliver ’12,  Christine Pumford ’12, Katelyn Reeves ’12, Hannah Roberts ’11, Jillian Stephens ’11, Jennifer Tolcher ’11, Amanda Tom ’11, Nishitha Viswanathan ’12 and Hannah Young ’12.

Monday, August 22, 2011


Attention all new students!  School photos will be taken in the gym on Friday, August 26th from 12:00 pm. - 2:00 p.m.  Wear your school uniform and please complete this order form.  Please bring the completed order form and your payment to the photo session on Friday.

Wednesday, August 17, 2011


The first day of school for NEW students is Friday, August 26th.
The schedule for Friday, August 26th begins at 8:00 a.m. with an assembly in the gym.  Students will be dismissed at 12:00 noon and school pictures for new students are from 12:00 noon until 2:00 p.m.

The first day of school for ALL students is Monday, August 29th.
School begins at 8:00 a.m. with an assembly in the gym.  Students will be dismissed at 2:45 p.m.

Zero period classes begin on Tuesday, August 30th at 7:05 a.m.

Tuesday, August 2, 2011


Join us on August 17th from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. for La Reina Family Movie Night!  Bring blankets and your whole family for an evening of hot dogs, popcorn and fun!  BBQ starts at 6:00 p.m. at the rear softball field.  The movie will be shown in the gym beginning at 7:00 p.m.  Please RSVP to by August 15th.