Online Chinese Now Recognized by UCs
A screenshot from proxlearn.com This year, Dos Pueblos’ online Chinese class will count as an A-G approved course. Last year, a mishap caused participating students to miss out on the credit they were promised. “The company that we contracted with (mylanguage360) had been approved, and had gone through staffing changes,” said Susie Stone, a counselor […]
Screenwriter Ed Solomon Skypes Creative Studies Class
Screenwriter Ed Solomon Skype called his friend Clark Sayre’s creative studies class on September 26. Solomon’s screenplays include Bill and Ted‘s Excellent Adventure, Men in Black, Charlie’s Angels and Now You See Me. He is currently writing Now You See Me 2, Bill and Ted 3 and Venom, the story of Spider Man’s archenemy. During […]
Senior Lip Dub to Show in the EPAC
The final cut of the Senior Lip Dub will be showing Thursday, Oct. 23 at lunch in the Elings Performing Arts Center. The senior song and graduation song for the class of 2015 will also be announced.
Photo Gallery: Homecoming Football Game
DP played the Buena Bulldogs, and senior Natalie Klapp crowned Homecoming Queen
New School-wide, Digital Live Signage to be Released Soon
The leadership class of 2015 is working on hooking up all the Apple TVs on campus with new software that would allow the creation of a Dos Pueblos-specific digital sign. John Dent, the advisor for the project, said in an email that “It is our hope to have a variety of layouts including the daily […]
Video, Photo Gallery: All-School Lip Dub Released Online
Dos Pueblos' rowdy rendition of "Be True to Your School" is in the running for a $25,000 prize for the best lip dub video in the country in Macy’s $50,000 All-School Lip Dub Challenge
DP Loses to SB in a Heartbreaker, 28-21 (F/OT)
Dos Pueblos' varsity football team comes close in Oct. 17 home game
Sports Roundup: Weekly Competition Summary for DP Athletics
Scores and summaries for the week of Oct. 5-11 from football, girls golf, boys water polo, girls tennis, cross country and girls volleyball.
Photo of the Day: Homecoming Princes
The Homecoming Princesses of 2014-2015
Tonight, Friday Oct. 10, Dos Pueblos will be announcing its homecoming queen at the traditional Homecoming football game. From academic course work to personality, the princesses are all diverse and bright. Madison “Mad-Dawg” Buie plays varsity softball and is the ASB Historian. After school, Buie occupies herself by working at Maravilla, a local senior living […]
DP Community Mourns Loss of “Samo”
Friends remember Sam "Samo" Osterhage after he lost the battle with a heart virus last month.
Charger Spotlight: Aidan “Rowdy” Rouzer runs the team
Rouzer is a vital part of DP's varsity football team as assistant team manager
Rep. Lois Capps Visits Dos Pueblos in the EPAC
Congresswoman of the 24th district discusses her platform, campaign and the importance of student involvement in politics
Photo Gallery: Breaking Tempo rocks in the Greek
Interview with LA-based band Breaking Tempo, and photo gallery of their performance
Eight DP seniors win prestigious NHRP Award
Eight Dos Pueblos seniors received awards from the National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) for exceptional academic success in both their PSAT scores and GPA.
New Coaches Leading Cross to Perform
Triathlete cross country coaches bring new, younger game to the table
Diving into Creativity
There’s a new way to be creative this year at Dos Pueblos. Theatre director Clark Sayre has designed a class to help students explore their creative potential: Creative Studies. “This class offers the students a chance to explore their own creativity and also learn about the creative areas that they hadn’t even thought to explore,” […]
PTSA to screen “Race to Nowhere” documentary
Film will be shown Monday, Oct. 7 in the EPAC
DP Ranks Among Top Schools in the West
Screenshot from the Daily Beast In late August, The Daily Beast, a Newsweek publication, released its list of the best high schools from around the country. Dos Pueblos was not only among them, but was ranked 21st in the West–which included all of the West Coast, as well as Colorado, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, Idaho and […]
AP Physics Becomes Two-Year Course
Students will now take two years of physics for one year of college credit - an international change by the College Board
Photo Gallery: Newbury Park Beats Dos Pueblos, 51-0
Chargers and Panthers in Sept. 19 home game
Freshman Political Candidates Vie for Office
Monday saw the beginning of freshman campaign season at DP - ten candidates are in the races, with Jack Sipes and Zoe Lee-Park contesting the presidency
The Goleta Lemon Festival Back for this Weekend
It’s almost the beginning of fall, and the 23rd annual Lemon Festival is here with its usual exciting events. The Lemon Festival, which started on Saturday Sept. 20, will continue Sunday Sept. 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Girsch Park, which is located immediately behind Costco. It is chiefly sponsored by MarBorg Industries, […]
Newbury Park’s Defense Suffocates Dos Pueblos
The visiting Panthers roll to victory, 51-0
Photo Gallery: College Night
September tenth’s annual College Night proved to be a full-house success, the EPAC filled with prospective students and families eager to hear university and college representatives discuss the pursuit of higher education. The presentation was an informative crash course in everything involved in going to college. “College Night brings new information and exposure to new […]
Roberts Leads DP in Rout of Santa Ynez
In his second ever varsity start, sophomore quarterback Kellen Roberts had a career night, leading Dos Pueblos to a 48-20 blowout win over Santa Ynez.
DP’s New Schedule – Think you know all there is?
What prompted the move, and what students and staff are doing with the new state of affairs
Chargers’ Football Comeback Falls Just Short
Pacifica's Tritons held on to prevail 20-14 in what was both teams' opening game.
Photo Gallery: Roller Coaster Cheer and Teacher ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
DP students, teachers and staff exercise school spirit during Aug. 28 seminar period
Photo Gallery: Graduation 2014
Class of 2014 finishes high school
So you want to start your own state
The state of confusion.
The Argonaut | My Graduation Speech
Editor in Chief Jason Paras shares his graduation speech in his final article with the Charger Account
Varmints of the sky
Seagulls an annoying complement to DP's gophers and squirrels
A Farewell to the Seniors of 2014
Audrey Benedictus presents a message to the senior class
Adventures of a 4th quarter senior
A reflection on the last days of senior year
Alex Valente Swims Record Setting 100 Butterfly
Junior Alex Valente sets new 100 fly CIFSS record
Ask A Charger: What Is Your Idea Of A Perfect Summer Job?
By Toni Shackelford & Destinee Cannon | Staff Writers May 30, 2014 “Working at Blenders, because you get to see a lot of people and make smoothies.” -Renelle Gonzalez, grade 10 “Being outside, in your community, helping the children.” -Nick Baker, grade 9 “Being a lifeguard, so I can chill all day at the beach.” -Jake Griffin, […]
Sophomore Year: A Year to Remember?
Dustin reflects on sophomore year
Chargers claim 3 Section Track Titles
Chargers continue to shine at CIF Finals.
The Evolution of a High School Student
Reflections of a graduating senior on the many aspects of growth experienced in high school
A prom to cross oceans for
Past foreign exchange student discusses returning to the U.S. for prom
Dan’s Bands sweep DP Campus
Student run business "Dan's Bands" lit up the Charger campus with their unique, reliable, and emotionally expressive product
Local teens come together to save lives with Hands4Others in benefit concert “The Last Night”
SB teens give Santa Barbara the opportunity to save lives through "The Last Night" benefit concert
Track & Field Chargers advance in CIF
Chargers bring competition to CIF Prelims.
Drake Bell Takes the Stage at DP
On May 13, former television star Drake Bell introduced the Chargers to his new album and new style of music
Photo Gallery: Drake Bell in the Greek
Drake and Josh actor played a concert for DP
Ask A Charger: What’s the Craziest Dream You Have Ever Had?
Charger nightmares exposed
Ask a Charger: If Senior Ditch Day Existed, What Would You Do?
Students hypothetically discuss a dream day off
Santa Barbara Education Foundation Summer Achievement Session
Great summer school opportunities available at San Marcos High School
Varmints Rise Up and Dig Deep
By Brandon Burkhardt | Staff Writer May 7, 2014 They’re cute, they’re fuzzy, they’re a menace. I’m talking about varmints–gophers and squirrels– and we need to get rid of them. It’s not an easy task. As the famous Carl Spackler (Bill Murray) in Caddyshack once said, “…my enemy is a varmint. And a varmint will never […]
Photo Gallery: International Day and Teacher Airbands
Photos by Audrey Benedictus | Staff Photographer May 7, 2014
Why the Liberal Arts are not a Dead End
Why a liberal arts education and degree could actually make a difference.
Pong is Life
Erik Olson explores the art of ping pong through interviewing local prodigies Michael Penza, Joshua Tedeschi, and Dayne Gardiner.
Like MacArthur to the Philippines, like the swallows to Capistrano, like the Terminator to the Police station, we're back in action and better than ever before.
DP Theatre Company to bring Mary Poppins to stage
Play will open April 25, with performances through May 3
On Asking that Special Someone to Prom
Advice on asking that special someone to Prom
Charger Spotlight: Phillip Downey
The story of DP ballet dancer Phillip Downey
Track & Field Sets Records at Arcadia Invitational
Chargers give strong performance at Arcadia Invitational.
Divergent Movie Review
A dystopian thriller based on Veronica Roth's novel of the same name
Ask a Charger: If you could be an animal for a day…
...what animal would you be and what would you do?