Our District’s National Merit Finalists

Congratulations go out to our district’s National Merit Scholarship Program finalists: San Marcos High School Kento Perera Emily Pearlman Santa Barbara High School William Buchanan Camille Umoff Dos Pueblos High School Ruby Gans Eric Lindheim-Marx Kenyon Prater Rafael Saavedra

News from the District’s Librarians

Santa Barbara Unified’s elementary and secondary library staff recently attended the California State Librarian Association Conference in Sonoma. District Library Media Specialist Jamie Allison said, “We attended sessions from cutting edge California librarians and beyond who shared the latest trends and information. Did you know that there are over 65 current studies showing the link […]

Santa Barbara High Student’s Photo Receives Gold Key Award

Congratulations go out to Santa Barbara High senior Aliah Eichelberger. Aliah, a student at Santa Barbara High, entered five photographs in New York’s 2017 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards competition. Two of her photos received awards at the regional level: “Hide in Plain Sight” received an Honorable Mention and “Paradise Pigs” receive a Gold Key […]

Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy

The Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy (DPEA) recently presented at the SOLIDWORKS Convention and was highlighted in front of over 5000 industry engineers. Word has it that they did a stellar job. Senior Olivia Epstein is in the highlight video from the event (1:42 minute mark)

UCSB Unveils a New Lecture Series

UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz Graduate School of Education invites you to the debut of a new lecture series, “Fast & Curious: ED Talks from UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz School,” which will take place Thursday, February 16 at 7:00 p.m. at the Faulkner Gallery at the Santa Barbara Public Library, 40 E. Anapamu Street. The event […]

San Marcos Students with Disabilities Shine at Royal Gems Cheer Debut

The San Marcos Royal Gems Cheer Team made their debut at a Varsity Girls Basketball in front of a capacity crowd at San Marcos High School on last Wednesday, January 18. This new team, started and led by AAPLE Academy student and San Marcos Varsity Cheerleader Layla Landeros, consists of students with and without disabilities. […]