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Santa Barbara High School Information for Potential Incoming Families:
Open House, Showcase, and Tours

We want to ensure that all families with prospective high school students are aware of multiple opportunities to familiarize themselves with SBHS including: 1) the SBUSD Fall Showcase on November 9, 2022 at Earl Warren Showgrounds, and 2) SBHS school tours and the SBHS Open House (see below for details). We are offering as many ways as possible for students and families to get to know all that SBHS has to offer, and we hope to see many of you on our campus. If you would like to know more about a specific program at SBHS, please be sure to reach out to the lead staff member listed on our program information sheet. Click this link for contact information for all our programs! Check out more details on all of these opportunities below:

SBHS Open House

Thursday, December 15, 2022 at 6:00 pm

Assembly in the SBHS Theatre promptly begins at 6:00 followed by 6:45-7:45 open house in our quad, cafeteria, and academies.

Come see what amazing opportunities Santa Barbara High School has to offer our students. The evening begins at 6pm in the theater and will include presentations by our academies and pathway programs, guided and self-guided campus tours, a chance to learn more about our various academic departments and athletics program and performances by our madrigals, marching band and theater arts program.

Fall Showcase

Wednesday, November 9 at Earl Warren Showgrounds

Students will visit during the day and Families can return at night (5-7:00pm). Come check it out and learn more about the Computer Science Academy (CSA), the Multimedia and Arts Academy (MAD), the Visual Arts and Design Academy (VADA), and Visual and Performing Arts Departments, and our robust Career Technical Education (CTE) Pathways which include: Media Arts, Computer Science, Construction Technology, Sports Medicine, Interpretation/Translation & Culinary Arts.

Campus Tours

Friday, Nov. 4th; Friday, Nov. 18th; Friday, Dec. 2nd; Friday, Dec. 9th; Friday, Dec. 16th; Friday, Jan. 6th; Friday, Jan. 13th

Campus tours are led by Principal Elise Simmons and SBHS Student Ambassadors on the dates listed below. You do not need to sign up to attend; simply meet at the flagpole at 10:30am. Parking is available near the flagpole. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Dr. Simmons’s assistant Barbara Bermudez at: bbermudez@sbunified.org




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