DP Science Club Takes Second Place at 2015 JPL Science Bowl Regional Competition
After an intense comeback in the playoffs and beating some of the best high school teams in the region, members of the DP Science Club took home second place at the 2015 Regional High School Science Bowl competition, losing to Arcadia High School’s team.
DP Students Nominated for Presidential Scholars Program
Seniors Ameet Braganza, Adam Dai and Brian Su candidates for Washington, D.C. honor
Sports Round-up: Week of 03/08 to 03/14
Cox competes in CIF State Wrestling Championships | Baseball loses two of three games | Boys volleyball beats Oxnard | Softball wins three of four games | Lacrosse loses both its games to San Marcos | Varsity girls and JV boys win in track/field dual meet against Buena, many athletes place in weekend meets | Boys tennis wins two of three games | Swim/Dive wins in tri-meet | Boys golf loses two of three games
Photo Gallery: Grease Pole 2015, DP Tradition
On Friday the annual grease pole took place in Dos Pueblos’ Greek theater. The grease pole is a competition in which 3-student teams (all seniors) attempt to climb a pole coated with slick grease. This has been a tradition for many years at DP and each year a wider variety of participants try their hand […]
Intramural Dodgeball Comes to DP
DP students will compete in a co-ed intramural dodgeball tournament the Thursdays at lunch.
New Wellness Policy Restricts Student Organizations From Distributing Unhealthy Food
Food sold by Virtual Enterprise's Cart Mart and by clubs on International Day now regulated
46th Dos Pueblos Jazz Festival: A rocking performance
Dos Pueblos’ Advanced Jazz band performed along with Grammy-award-winning saxophonist Bob Mintzer, Grammy-nominated Latin Jazz star Bobby Rodriguez and Gary Pratt with his Cal State Northridge Band in an evening concert on Mar. 7 as a part of DP’s 46th annual Jazz Festival. For almost 50 years, DP has hosted an annual Jazz Festival: a […]
Dougal R. House: the “Back Half’s” Volunteer Curator
House has been caring for Dos Pueblos’ forested area and creek for over 30 years
Sports Round-up: Week of 03/01 to 03/07
Baseball loses against two teams | Boys Volleyball loses to Newbury Park | Softball loses to Camarillo | Lacrosse loses to Santa Barbara | Track athletes place in Don Green Invite | Boys Tennis loses to Campbell Hall | Boys Golf beats Saint Bonaventura
Social Equality Club Works To Make All Students Feel Accepted
Club recently received a $1,890 grant from Youth Making Change, a grant-making organisation run by teens
Boys Lacrosse Returns for Its Sophomore Season
On Wednesday the team fell to San Marcos at home in the first Varsity game of the season, 9-3
Boys’ Soccer Wins League Title for First Time Since 1983
Team finished league undefeated, with a record of 6-0-2 in Channel League games
Charger Spotlight: Juliet James
Dos Pueblos freshman Juliet James is pushing skating to the next level.
Sports Round-up: Week of 02/22 to 02/28
Girls Soccer Loses in CIF | Cameron Cox Advances in State | Boys Tennis Wins First Game of Season | Baseball Loses First Game of Season | Spring Sports Start This Week
Photo Gallery: Leadership Airbands 2015
Students flocked to the Greek on Friday at lunch to watch the Leadership Airbands - leadership students performing stunts in their various consecutive dance skits.
Opinion: Is Skating a Crime?
Most people describe skating culture as being immature, destructive, and uncivilized. But where else are you going to find a culture that doesn't judge you by your skin color, age, economic status, or by the clothes you wear?
Sports Round-up: Week of 02/15 to 02/21
Girls soccer wins CIF game and moves on in CIF | Three wrestlers move on individually to CIF Masters Meet | Other winter sports end their seasons in CIF | Spring sports to start this week
Sports Round-up: Week of 02/08 to 02/14
Boys Basketball wins last game, girls move on to CIF | Girls and Boys soccer advance to CIF | Wrestling athletes move on to CIF Individuals | Girls Water Polo moves on to CIF
Disney’s “McFarland, USA” brings authentic story to SBIFF
"McFarland, USA" is a feel-good sports underdog movie - and an inspiring true story
Cheating: Can It Really Be Stopped?
Over 65 percent of surveyed students admit to violations of academic integrity policy
SBIFF: Cousteau Family Honored with Attenborough Award
Cousteaus are known worldwide for educating the public on the importance of protecting the ocean: after father Jacques came son Jean-Michel and grandchildren Fabien and Celine
Advanced classes offer students higher-level learning
Various IB, AP, Honors and Engineering classes provide students with advanced options
Sports Round-up: Week of 02/01 to 02/07
Soccer: Boys win, girls eye Channel League title for first time in 30 years | Girls Water Polo plays against six teams, wins vs. half | Wrestling CIF championship narrowly lost | Basketball loses vs SB, Buena
Kevin Sheffield: The Heavy-Metal Math Teacher
Popular DP teacher travels the world, and enjoys motorcycles and a good laugh
Opinion: Compromise Needed in Net Neutrality
New regulations can't be an extreme on either side, or they will not pass.
Chargers’ Emotions Turbulent After Super Bowl XLIX
“Carroll should be fired. They made a highschool mistake and it was a quick slam.” - DP Junior
Charger Inn Students Get “Chopped”
From left, Caesar Medina, Jessica Flores and Megan Hollingsworth, DP seniors, in the finals week competition (Photos by Alex Lam) Dos Pueblos’ Charger Inn students participated in a “Chopped”-style competition for their first semester final, cooking gourmet meals using unknown ingredients that were given out by the instructor. Ingredients ranged from dried chicken to almonds, and […]
Sports Round-up: Week of 01/18 to 01/24
Wrestlers take individual titles, team championship at SM | Boys Soccer wins vs. Buena, SM | Girls Soccer ties Buena, wins vs. SM| Girls Water Polo wins vs. Ventura | Girls Basketball wins vs. SM, loses to Buena | Boys Basketball loses to Buena, SM
Bell Schedule, Though Popular, Doesn’t Lower D/F Rate
Survey results reflect support for new schedule, though issues in time usage and transportation remain
Press Access Restored to Student Journalists Covering SBIFF
After being told for the second year in a row by Santa Barbara International Film Festival staff that no press access would be available to student press, local student media groups reached a compromise on Jan. 12 that will allow students considerable but limited access to the festival. When local schools received emails informing them […]
Students Honored, Birthday Celebrated at Student Senate Meeting
DP Trailblazers and Student of the Month honored Jan. 20
Music Review: “Evermotion”
Best known for their single "Satellite," Guster returns with a new and unique album
Photo Gallery: Visual Arts Students Showcase Pop Art
Color and design students display their Pop Art
Music Review: “The Dream Walker”
Fast paced, tantalizing modern beats flow through Angels & Airwaves’ new album "The Dream Walker."
Turnovers Plague Chargers in Loss to Dons
SB defeated DP 69-47 in an eventful home game on Friday
DP Theater Company Awarded Numerous Honors
On Jan. 15, the Dos Pueblos Theatre Company took seven honors - including Theatre Company of the Year - in the Santa Barbara section of BroadwayWorld.com awards.
DP Beats Buena 21-4 in Girls Water Polo
Four girls with three or more goals apiece assured DP's varsity victory in the game Tuesday at home vs. Buena High
Charger Spotlight: Emily Robinson, Creator of Worlds
Just over three years in, and four books penned. Emily Robinson works as a Dos Pueblos High School senior during the day and moonlights as an author, a creator of worlds with dragons, time travel and alternate dimensions. Robinson has been writing books since a young age, and has continued to do so through high […]
Chargers Mourn Oregon’s Loss in National Championships
Most students favored the Oregon Ducks, with the Buckeyes the definite underdogs before Ezekiel Elliott carried his team to victory
Photo of the Day: Girls Soccer JV vs. SB at Home
DP lining up for a kick during the game this Tuesday after school. The JV girls tied 1-1, and varsity won 3-2. (Photo | Michael Aling)
New Clubs on Campus
Looking to make good on New Year's resolutions? It's not too late to join some of this academic year's new clubs - one way to get involved with the Dos Pueblos community.
DP Students Partake in Hour of Code
Have you ever wanted to learn how to program computers? Many Dos Pueblos students recently had the opportunity to do just that by participating the the Hour of Code event that took place Dec. 9. Students were taught the basic concepts of computer programming through a series of web-based games featuring popular characters from Angry […]
Photo of the Day: Austrialians Arrive at DP
This year's batch of Australian foreign exchange students arrived in an airbus today to meet their host families.
Photo Gallery: Behind DP’s Murals
The volunteer National Art Honors Society and the art club have been painting murals around campus for years, and are responsible for all of the murals on campus.
Mockingjay Part One: A quiet beginning to the finale of the Hunger Games
Though the filmmakers have been heavily criticized for breaking the movie into two parts, drawing it out and making it less exciting, Lauren Caspersen has to disagree.
Photo Gallery: Shred Everything!
Skating and BMXing push local teens to their limits - learn the lingo, see the tricks
Dos Pueblos hosts Noche al Colegio
DP's first college night in Spanish
DPEA Students Program MappApp in 54-hour Google Competition
Engineering students Spencer Mullanix, Landon Brand, Zachary Zerman and DP alum Reed Mullanix won the Best Minimum Viable Product award for their efforts.
Woodshop Classes Embark on House-building Project “Tiny”
The documentary-inspired house will be built on a trailer and sold, with proceeds to benefit SBUSD woodshop programs
Video: Mason, DP Teacher, Wins Distinguished Mentor Award
The award, one of three, was provided by the Santa Barbara County Education office for Mason's role in mentoring current and former students (some now teachers.)
New Locker Rooms Bring Changes in Physical Education Classes
New locker and shower facilities are ready for use, allowing PE classes to intensify.
Colleges Compete for Senior Soccer Player Julio Rubio
Five top-notch schools competed for Dos Pueblos senior Julio Rubio after he helped Santa Barbara Soccer Club win 18 games in multiple tournaments to be crowned national champions last summer.
Charger Athletes Face Health Risks
Student athletes face dangerous consequences due to concussions