The Impossible Year

In his first year as OVS Upper Headmaster, Craig Floyd has had a lot to deal with, including losing a portion of his beloved school to the Thomas Fire, a school that has played an important role in his life since high school.

Phoenix Rising

A firsthand narration of the OVS Upper evacuation that occurred when the Thomas Fire erupted in Ventura County, and what the fire left in its wake.

Cowabunga, Carlisle

Freshman Kiana Carlisle, a competitive surfer, has had her fair share of surfing successes and setbacks, while also balancing her sport with school.