Entries by Joshua Pasquinelli

Teen Stress and Anxiety

Stress and anxiety can manifest physical symptoms such as headaches, nausea, and shortness of breath. They can also lead to lower brain function, which can, in turn, impact learning. School counselors Charles Threat III and Andrea Strickland discuss stress and anxiety responses and offer healthy management tools. Listen here. North County Lifeline HERE Now program: https://www.nclifeline.org/here-now-teen-suicide-preventionAccess […]

Serving Others Through Music

Classical Academy High School student, Cassidy Arabe, is a singer, songwriter, and classical guitarist who hosted her first virtual concert when COVID started. She raised $700 in 23 minutes to benefit the Vista Food Pantry. Cassidy has since hosted additional concerts to help others via Instagram and Facebook. In June 2020, Cassidy and her band, […]

Fifth Grade Student to Perform Solo in Die Fledermaus

Classical Academy nine-year-old Jade McNamara will perform at The California Center for the Arts this October with a piano solo during the performance of Die Fledermaus. She will play The Toccata in E-flat minor. “I like how I can express my feelings with the piano and I love playing music,” said Jade. Jade has been playing for four […]

Elementary Students March with Caiman Corps

Eighth grade students Elliott Marshall and Bryce McCague have been marching with the Classical Academy High School band, Caiman Corps, for the past year. After attending Band Camp and workshops, they have dedicated themselves to learning and playing at the rigorous high school level. In addition to their busy schedules, they manage to attend field […]

TEDx Talk Brings Ideas Worth Sharing to Classical Academy High School

Classical Academy High School will be hosting its inaugural TEDx licensed event on Saturday, October 2, 2021, at 5:00 pm. Hosted by the CAHS TEDed club, it will feature TEDx Talks from club members and other community professionals under the theme, Rethinking Tomorrow Together. Our speakers will share their ideas on how to transform the world into a […]

CAHS Student Recognized as a National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist

Classical Academy High School senior Alexander Usher has been named a semifinalist in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program. Alexander is one of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the United States competing for about 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth nearly $30 million this year. The program screens students using the PSAT taken during their junior year […]