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Academy Admissions Deadline/Fecha Límite de Admisión a las Academias

Given the current circumstances in Montecito and along the Central Coast, and in consultation with the district office, we are extending the deadline to apply to the Computer Science Academy, MAD Academy, and VADA Academy at Santa Barbara High School.

The new application deadline will be midnight on Sunday, January 28, 2018.

Our thoughts and well-wishes are with those families who have been affected, and we hope to serve our community better, by extending this application deadline.

If you have questions about our new date, feel free to reach out to our Academies. Below is their contact information:

Computer Science Academy; Richard Johnston.

MAD Academy; Dan Williams.

VADA Academy; Daniel Barnett.

SBHS Main Office: (805) 966-9101


Dadas las circunstancias actuales en Montecito ya lo largo de la Costa Central, y en consulta con la oficina del distrito, estamos extendiendo la fecha límite para solicitar la Academia de Ciencias de la Computación, la Academia MAD y la Academia VADA en la Preparatoria Santa Barbara.

La nueva fecha límite de solicitud será la medianoche del domingo 28 de enero de 2018.

Nuestros pensamientos y buenos deseos están con aquellas familias que se han visto afectadas, y esperamos servir mejor a nuestra comunidad, extendiendo el plazo de esta solicitud.

Si tiene preguntas sobre nuestra nueva fecha, no dude en comunicarse con nuestras Academias. Debajo está su información de contacto:

Academia de Ciencias de la Computación; Richard Johnston.

MAD Academy; Dan Williams.

Academia VADA; Daniel Barnett.

Oficina principal de SBHS: (805) 966-9101

Yearbooks on Sale NOW

This year all yearbooks will be purchased online through the Herff Jones Website. The website is, you will also need to reference our school's order number 14273. We have ordered 900 yearbooks this year, so get your order in fast before we run out.

We will be sending out information on how to purchase senior "Now and Then's" in the next month.


Now - 1/19 $80

1/19- 4/4 $85


Remaining Books $90 @ Yearbook Pick Up

Student Free Day October 30

No school for students on Monday October 30 due to a Professional Development Day for teachers.

No habrá classes el lunes 30 de octubre debido a dia de entrenamiento para maestros.

Student Technology Team 2017-2018

Do you like helping others? Do you like technology? Do you know iOS and iPads well? Do you want to earn community service? Please join the 2017-18 Dons Tech Team. Santa Barbara High is looking for a team of 5-10 students who can offer technology help during seminar time and/or before or after school. You will have mentor status (community service and/or a letter of recommendation) while learning new tech and people skills. Applications are due by May 30th. For more information contact Mr. Macias at or see him in room 53.

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Confidential Report Form

How to Report Bullying
This form is to be used for reporting incidents of teasing, harassing, bullying, intimidating and/or threatening behavior. While this report is anonymous, it is important that you find a trusted adult to speak to. An administrator, counselor, teacher or staff member is always willing to listen and provide support.

Confidential Report Form


Lockdown Drill
Date: 2/22/2018, 10:30 AM 11 AM
Civic: SBCC ESL Classes
Date: 2/22/2018, 5 PM 7 PM
Location: room 303, 306, 309
JV/Frosh Football Banquet
Date: 2/22/2018, 5:30 PM 7 PM
Location: cafeteria
CSA F/T to Silicon Beach Companies & Colleges
Date: 2/23/2018
Senior Class Photo
Date: 2/23/2018, 12 PM 12:30 PM

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