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A Musically-Inclined Weekend for DP’s Jazz Choir and Instrumental Combo

A Musically-Inclined Weekend for DP’s Jazz Choir and Instrumental Combo

By Maya Al Sabeh, Features Editor

June 8, 2017


Filed under News

Dos Pueblos High School’s very own Jazz Choir and Combo had the privilege of participating in the 54th annual Reno Jazz Festival this April in Nevada. The jazz festival which was held on the weekend of April 27-28 hosted over 300 groups featuring middle school, high school, and college students. The v...

Beautify DP 6/3 and Graduation Help

By Hoku Kern, News Editor

May 25, 2017


Filed under Announcements

Our last Beautify DP is taking place next Saturday, June 3rd from 9 am to noon. National Honor Society members can use this Beautify DP to fulfill their spring semester 2 hour community service requirement (or they can complete 2 hours of another approved community service activity). All students ar...

DP’s Youth for Direct Relief Blossoms During Their Annual Flower Drive

DP’s Youth for Direct Relief Blossoms During Their Annual Flower Drive

By Maya Al Sabeh, Features Editor

May 16, 2017


Filed under Features

For the Youth for Direct Relief club at Dos Pueblos High School, the month of April was filled with rose petals and travel. For its sixth year in a row, the club participated in the Flower Drive, an annual event organized by the Direct Relief International, a nonprofit with its headquarters in Golet...

SAT, AP Exams, Prom, Oh my!

SAT, AP Exams, Prom, Oh my!

By Hoku Kern, News Editor

May 9, 2017


Filed under Opinion

It’s Saturday, May 6th, the day of Prom. Students should be sleeping in, getting up late, eating a good breakfast, and spending the next few hours relaxing before getting ready for, what some consider, a defining night of their high school experience. Instead, they are getting up at the ungodly ...

SAT 5/6

By Hoku Kern, News Editor

May 3, 2017


Filed under Announcements

The May SAT date is this Saturday, May 6th. If you signed up to take either the SAT or SAT Subject Tests make sure you report to your testing center on Saturday morning with your printed ticket, ID card, and any materials you may need for the test (pencils, pens, calculators, etc.). You may also want...

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...

Summer School Information

By Hoku Kern, News Editor

May 3, 2017


Filed under Announcements

Students have three options for summer school. For enrichment classes: 1. Santa Barbara Education Foundation Summer School at San Marcos High School. a. Dates: 6/12 to 7/20 for 6 wk classes, 6/12 to 6/29 or 7/3 to 7/20 for 3 wk classes. b. In-class courses 8 am to 1:20 pm c. Tuition fee (limite...

DP Econ Challenge Team 7th in the Nation

By Hoku Kern, News Editor

May 2, 2017


Filed under Announcements

Congratulations to the DP Econ Challenge team of Maya Reese, Chris Lane, Hannah Kleidermacher, and Kenyon Prater. After winning the So. Cal championship, they competed against 40 of the nation's state champions, and finished 7th in the nation in the National Semi-Finals. These students worked extremely...

DP Jazz Choir Auditions

By Hoku Kern, News Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under Announcements

The award winning DP Jazz Choir will be holding auditions for their advanced and intermediate groups May 8th - 12th from 3-6pm in the choir room. For more information and to sign up, please visit www.dpjazzchoir.org...

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...

International Day

By Hoku Kern, News Editor

April 25, 2017


Filed under Announcements

International Day, where DP clubs gather in the greek to sell various goods to raise money for their clubs, is this Friday, April 28th. Come out to the greek during our extended lunch to buy food from your friends and support the clubs on campus. Lunch will be from 12:08pm-1pm on Friday and class times...

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