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Isla Vista Continues to Heal

Isla Vista Continues to Heal

By Jaden Gill, Managing Editor
May 24, 2017
Filed under News

  Throughout the month of May, the Santa Barbara community has been coming together to celebrate the lives that were taken during the horrific 2014 Isla Vista shooting. After the tragic loss of 6 students including George Chen, Katie Cooper, James Hong, Christopher Michaels-Martinez, Da...

18 Student Athletes Sign to Play Sports in College

18 Student Athletes Sign to Play Sports in College

By Matt Carlson, Staff Writer
May 3, 2017
Filed under News

Eighteen Seniors committed to play sports on Dos Pueblos’ signing day, marking yet another great achievement for DP student athletes. Each student made an impact on their respective team and hope to continue to do so at the collegiate level. DP senior Teodor Velikov, who has committed to swim for Universi...

Bill Woodard Named New Principal at Dos Pueblos High School

Bill Woodard Named New Principal at Dos Pueblos High School

By Susanna Sinclair, Editor-in-Chief
May 3, 2017
Filed under News

There is a new president — of Dos Pueblos High School, that is. Bill Woodard, a staff member at DP since 2004, became the head principal after being the DP mock trial coach, English teacher, Journalism advisor, and most recently, assistant principal. Former DP principal Shawn Carey transitioned...

DP Cheer and Song Come Together to Showcase Their Year

DP Cheer and Song Come Together to Showcase Their Year

By Jaden Gill and Gemma Sturgeon
April 26, 2017
Filed under Media Gallery, News

On April 20th, the Dos Pueblos High School Cheer and Song teams came together for their first annual Cheer and Song Showcase. Freshman/Sophomore Cheer, Junior Varsity Cheer, Varsity Cheer, and Varsity Song had been rehearsing the many routines they have learned throughout the year for a final di...

DP Students Turn Their Heritage into Art

DP Students Turn Their Heritage into Art

By Jaden Gill and Kiana Sinaki
April 14, 2017
Filed under Media Gallery, News

On April 7th, Dos Pueblos artists and their families and friends joined other local high school artists for the 2017 Grandparent Portrait Show, funded and sponsored by the Student Art Fund. Sculptures, photographs, paintings, and drawings of student’s grandparents were put on display in the Faul...

DP Econ Challenge Team Wins SoCal State Finals

DP Econ Challenge Team Wins SoCal State Finals

By Hoku Kern, News Editor
April 11, 2017
Filed under News

The Dos Pueblos High School Econ Challenge team, comprised of Hannah Kleidermacher (11), Christopher Lane (12), Kenyon Prater (12), and Maya Reese (11) won the SoCal State Finals for the National Economics Challenge on Monday, April 10th.

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DP Media Joins Red Carpet Guests for the 2017 SBIFF

DP Media Joins Red Carpet Guests for the 2017 SBIFF

By Jaden Gill, Managing Editor
March 20, 2017
Filed under A&E, News

During the first week of February, Dos Pueblos media was given the opportunity to interview red carpet guests attending the Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Among these guests were up and coming directors, artists, and story tellers who have made their mark in the film world. Opening N...

Amigas Positivas Celebrates Body Positivity

Amigas Positivas Celebrates Body Positivity

By Hoku Kern, News Editor
March 15, 2017
Filed under News

The Dos Pueblos Amigas Positivas Club brought smiles to many students' faces with uplifting signs and posters hung in various bathrooms on campus, celebrating body positivity

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Mudslide at El Capitan Results in Rescue Mission

Mudslide at El Capitan Results in Rescue Mission

By Kimberly Lac
March 10, 2017
Filed under News

Heavy rain poured down on Santa Barbara County, causing a mudslide on the morning of January 20th. The Santa Barbara County Fire Department and the Sheriff's Department Search and Rescue Team were called in to rescue campers staying at El Capitan Canyon Campground. A combination of heavy rain and t...

Art Scholarships: A Breakthrough for Students

Art Scholarships: A Breakthrough for Students

By Nicky Monreal, Staff Writer
March 3, 2017
Filed under A&E, Events, News

Kevin Gleason, Dos Pueblos High School teacher of freehand drawing and Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate visual art encourages students each year to further their artistic ambitions by entering the Santa Barbara Scholarship Foundation’s contest. “There’s the regular scholarship foundat...

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