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‘Point in Time’ Count: The Sock Club

‘Point in Time’ Count: The Sock Club

Sydney Edgecomb

February 27, 2017


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Earlier this month, the Sock Institute--a cross-grade level outreach club dedicated to service learning projects--and Laguna Experiential Learning Coordinator and English teacher Ms. Tidey volunteered to survey the county's homeless with a "point in time" count, a "homeless census" which occurs every t...

H4O’s 5th annual 5K and Walk 4 Water

H4O’s 5th annual 5K and Walk 4 Water

February 23, 2017


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You are invited to H4O's 5th annual 5K and Walk 4 Water! Celebrating Global Water Day, this event is on March 25th on the Santa Barbara Waterfront! (Across the street from Chase Palm Park) Registration opens at 8AM Run begins at 9AM, Walk begins at 10AM and concludes by 12PM Pre-register by...

High School Architectural Design Competition

High School Architectural Design Competition

February 22, 2017


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The Architectural Design Competition is only a week away: Next Tuesday February 28th.  It's not too late to sign up, and no prior experience is necessary. Again, this competition is not only free for high school students, but all 12 finalists are rewarded with cash prizes.  But beyond that (and...

High School students kick off fundraiser for Direct Relief

High School students kick off fundraiser for Direct Relief

KEYT

February 16, 2017


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SANTA BARARA, Calif. - Students from Dos Pueblos, Bishop Diego, Laguna Blanca, and Santa Barbara High Schools met at Direct Relief headquarters in Santa Barbara on Sunday to kick-off the 2017 Flowers for Relief fundraising drive. They signed letters to send to potential donors. The fundraiser asks...

Chris Tamas Named Head Women’s Volleyball Coach

Chris Tamas Named Head Women’s Volleyball Coach

February 14, 2017


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Chris Tamas, Laguna Blanca School Class of 1999 and little brother of current 3rd grade teacher Brooke Green was recently named the Head Women’s Volleyball Coach at the University of Illinois. In the world of college volleyball the Big Ten Conference, in which Illinois is a competitive member, is...

What Did You Say: 10-10-10

What Did You Say: 10-10-10

Sierra Willard

February 9, 2017


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With Santa Barbara International Film Festival kicking off February 1, excitement is in the air for junior Camila Lemere. 10-10-10, an annual Screenwriting and Filmmaking contest, is a competition for high school and college students. In this contest, many apply, but only five high school and five college groups are selec...

Announcing a Benefit Concert at SoHo for H4O

Announcing a Benefit Concert at SoHo for H4O

February 6, 2017


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Did you know that access to clean water is the first step to breaking the cycle of poverty?   Did you know that one of our alums continued working on his Laguna Blanca safe water senior project throughout college and now operates a non-profit dedicated to solving this crisis?   Did you k...

“Bridge Building Contest”

“Bridge Building Contest”

February 2, 2017


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"Bridge Building Contest." (Website here: http://bridgecontestla.org/). As the name suggests, the goal of the contest is to build the "best" bridge, "best" being judged by how much weight it can hold. The purpose of the contest, as described by the website, is:   "The construction and te...

Cast Announced for Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Cast Announced for Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

January 31, 2017


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Congratulations to all the students on their outstanding auditions!   CAST Sweeney Todd: Travis Smillie Mrs. Lovett: Joan Curran Tobias Ragg: Hunter Hawkins Anthony Hope: Mathew Goldsholl Judge Turpin: Jackson Hurley Johanna: Sophie Bakaev The Beadle: Katherine Perez ...

Winter Formal 2017

Winter Formal 2017

Carina Tedesco

January 30, 2017


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Women’s March

Women’s March

Aura Carlson and Rose Houglet

January 30, 2017


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From coast to coast, several students attended the January 21, 2017 Women's Marches. Here are photos captured at the Los Angeles and Washington, DC marches. Women's March on Los Angeles, CA Women's March on Washington, DC ...

Laguna Blanca’s Charles Donelan to Speak at National Convention

Laguna Blanca’s Charles Donelan to Speak at National Convention

January 28, 2017


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Laguna Blanca is pleased to announce that English Instructor Dr. Charles Donelan will speak at the 2017 Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) Annual Convention. Donelan will present on Friday, March 17 during the session, "Finding Leverage Points to Cultivate More Engagement in Online...