December 7, 2019
What does it take to be successful in college?
Show up with a notebook and pen. Learn to say “no.” Use the 5-minute rule to fight procrastination. Write down goals and put them in a place you’ll see them before you fall asleep and first-thing when you wake up.
These were just a few of the ...
November 15, 2019Our annual High School showcase was a success! Check out video highlights from the event to see how eighth-graders across the district learned more about what experiences and opportunities lie ahead in high school.
Missed the showcase??? Santa Barbara Unified School District high schools offer many ways to learn more about each campus. We’d like to ...
September 18, 2019
Congratulations are in order for three Santa Barbara Unified School District high school seniors who have been selected as National Merit Scholar Semifinalists.
Rhea Kommerell and Marina Suh of Dos Pueblos High School, along with Connor Hess of San Marcos High School, are among a prestigious group of 16,000 students from across the nation recently announced ...
November 21, 2019 Santa Barbara Dual Language Immersion Info Night
Please join us for a SBJH Dual Language Immersion Information Night:
Monday, December 9th at 7:15pm (during SBJH’s Open House!)
SBJH’s Globe Theater
721 E. Cota Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
Families of all students interested in participating in SBJH’s DLI Program, including:
Students who participated in a local DLI elementary program, and
Bilingual and ...
November 21, 2019
Goleta Valley Junior High: Tuesday, Jan. 7
La Colina Junior High: Thursday, Dec. 12
La Cumbre Junior High: WEDnesday, Jan. 8
Santa Barbara Junior High: Monday, Dec. 9
Dos Pueblos High: Thursday, Jan. 9
San Marcos High: Wednesday, Dec. 4
Santa Barbara High: Wednesday, Dec. 11
La Cuesta/Alta Vista High: Wednesday, Jan. 29, (5 PM)
*all events begin at 6 pm unless otherwise ...
November 15, 2019
After 40 years in education, Superintendent of Santa Barbara schools Cary Matsuoka delivered his final State of our Schools speech. Matsuoka is set to retire at the end of the school year.
November 7, 2019 New Students
Beginning December 2, 2019, the Santa Barbara Unified School District invites new families to enroll for the 2020-2021 school year. Our district welcomes children entering transitional kindergarten through twelfth grade. If enrolling for the first time in a Santa Barbara Unified School District school, you must complete the enrollment process online or in-person at ...
October 22, 2019After 40 years as an educator, Superintendent of Santa Barbara public schools Cary Matsuoka has announced his decision to retire at the end of the school year, effective June 30, 2020. Matsuoka announced the decision at the October 22, 2019 board meeting before a packed crowd at Santa Barbara Junior High’s Marjorie Luke Theatre.
During the ...
October 17, 2019Utilizing the CrisisGo emergency communication platform, Santa Barbara Unified School District campuses participated in the Great ShakeOut drill on Thursday, joining millions of people across the world in practicing earthquake safety protocols.
Santa Barbara schools have participated in the Great California ShakeOut every year since its inception over a decade ago, but this is the first ...