Buena Update~ March

March 8, 2023~~ Buena HS~~ Parent and Student News

Parent and Student Information

Greetings Buena Families!

We have some special announcements to share with you!

🎉🏀Congratulations to our BOYS'BASKETBALL TEAM that defeated Culver City last light! Our Bulldogs defeated the Centaurs with triple overtime. Buena Boys' Basketball is MAKING HISTORY! This is a the first time a BOYS' BASKETBALL team at a public school in Ventura County has won a CIF SoCal championship! Friday our Bulldogs will play in Sacramento for the Div. 3 state championship.


Our Wellness center and our Counseling Department will provide a training on OPIOIDS and drug use in the library. Please see the information below! Dinner is included! The first one addresses warning signs of mental health issues and how to get support for your student. 🍽️

✔️WASC Parent/Guardian MEETING

On THIS Sunday afternoon, March 11, we welcome any Buena parents to attend our accreditation parent meeting at 4 PM in the Buena library. The WASC visiting committee visits Buena every 3 years to assist us in our Self-Study, where we evaluate our progress on our school goals. They would love to chat with Buena's Parents to get your feedback. Please join us!!

💃Prom tickets will go on sale Monday! It's April 15th, and tickets will start next week at $50. Pick up a dance contract at the ASB/student store window.


This year any senior interested in being a speaker at graduation will turn in a speech/application by March 30, and if selected, audition before the graduation committee. This INCLUDES the Valedictorian. In the 60-year history of Buena, automatic selection of the valedictorian as a speaker was not a tradition, and the majority of staff preferred that the valedictorian audition.


All tops must have straps. Tube tops are not permitted.


In the fall Buena will be adding a 1st Responders class focused on firefighters, EMTs, paramedics, and police. If you are interested in taking this class, which will likely take place after school around 12:45 or 2:30 PM for two days a week, please sign up with your counselor. 👮🏽

Thank you,

Dr. Audrey Asplund


Buena High School

CIF DIII Southern Regional Champions!

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March 9-Parent Workshop # 3-Opioids-community awareness

March 12- WASC pre-visit meetings

March 13-PROM tickets on SALE

March 13-15 WASC VISIT

April 15-Prom

June 14- Graduation-at 4 PM


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Buena's Vision 🎯

The Buena High School community empowers all students to achieve their full potential in a safe and academically-engaging environment. We inspire our students to be responsible and productive citizens in an evolving global society.

Buena's School-wide Learner Outcomes

Our students will be:

Beneficial to the community

Understanding and respectful of diversity

Life-long learners

Leaders in their fields

Dedicated to wellness and self-advocacy

Occupation- and technology-oriented

Guided by integrity and critical thinking

Skilled communicators



  • Motivate learning through a challenging and engaging curriculum

  • Stimulate intellectual curiosity and life-long learning

  • Foster responsibility and personal growth

  • Guide all students to successfully pursue their career paths

  • Inspire creativity and artistic expression

  • Establish a climate of respect for the unique qualities and diverse backgrounds of all students

Buena High School

5670 Buena High School

Ventura, CA 93003

Dr. Audrey Asplund, Principal