Newbury Park High School, a “California Distinguished School” and a “2006 No Child Left Behind Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence”, is one of three four-year comprehensive high schools in the Conejo Valley Unified School District. Newbury Park High School is located in Newbury Park, California, about 50 miles northwest of Los Angeles and fifty-five miles southeast of Santa Barbara. The school was built in 1967.
Newbury Park High School provides a well-balanced curriculum for every student. The high school offers an intensive block schedule that includes three ninety-five minute class periods plus two forty-five minute class periods, one at the beginning and one at the end of the school day. Instructional levels include International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement, Honors, College Prep, Standard, and Basic. Unique needs are met through GATE, English Language Development, Resource, Special Day, and Vocational Education programs.
Additionally, there are many opportunities for students to participate in a wide variety of co-curricular activities. Academic teams include Academic Decathlon, Mock Trial and Speech and Debate. Forty-five athletics teams are represented by 19 different sports with accompanying cheerleaders, band and pageantry units. Performing arts group includes choral, drama, instrumental music classes and several special interest clubs.