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An Eventful Spirit Week at LBS!

An Eventful Spirit Week at LBS!

Daisy Finefrock

November 2, 2019

PAJAMA DAY! TWIN DAY! INTERNET DAY (VSCO AND E-GIRLS/BOYS)! HAWAIIAN/TOURIST DAY! LAGUNA SPIRIT DAY! ...

Girls Varsity Volleyball Wraps Up Frontier League Title With Sweep at Bishop Diego

Girls Varsity Volleyball Wraps Up Frontier League Title With Sweep at Bishop Diego

October 11, 2019

Seniors Macy Christal and Ainsley McGovern each pounded 10 kills, leading the Laguna Blanca girls volleyball team to a 25-19, 25-15, 25-23 sweep at Bishop Diego for its first Frontier League championship. The Owls are 9-0 in league play and 16-4 overall.

DEAR SOPHOMORES

DEAR SOPHOMORES

Daisy Finefrock and Phoebe Stein

September 15, 2019

Okay, so first, a couple of words of reflection: the Sophomore year was one filled with incredible learning experiences and so much personal growth. Yes, many of us have experienced the highs and lows of the second year of high school, however, we wouldn’t trade that valuable time with our favorite...

Athlete of the Issue -Devin Hernandez-

Macy Christal

April 29, 2019

Only in his second season playing for the Owls, sophomore Devin Hernandez was unstoppable. Dropping an average of 23 points per game, his skill significantly added to the team's success. Starting his basketball career at the age of seven, Devin is a player at heart. “I played for Roosevelt El...

Humanities Program

Humanities Program

Itziar de Pedro

June 4, 2018

Starting next school year, sophomores, juniors and a senior will join Laguna’s newly created Humanities Research Program, a two-year honors opportunity designed to complement the existing STEM initiative. Writers, painters, performers, theater and film lovers and anyone who loves art is welcome to...

2018 Cum Laude Society Inductees

2018 Cum Laude Society Inductees

Annelle King

May 11, 2018

This year nine new recipients were honored on Wednesday, April 24 for demonstrating their academic achievements. Only the top 10% from the junior class and the top 20% of the senior class can receive this elite award. Students are not only judged on their academics, but also their character, honor, an...

In Defense of Cross Country

In Defense of Cross Country

Daisy Finefrock

February 21, 2018

People usually perceive “serious”  or “diffcult” sports as needing strength and agility. Most people don’t jump to mental strength as a key component of being an athlete. Cross country is a unique sport for many reasons, including requiring mental and physical strength. So, if y...

THANK YOU

THANK YOU

Stance of the Staff

February 9, 2018

This holiday season has been one of chaos, disaster and tragedy. It began with the Thomas Fire, which started on Dec. 4, 2017 and burned over 280,000 acres of land (making it the largest recorded wild fire in California history) from Santa Paula to Santa Barbara. It was fully contained, more than...

Paradise Not Lost After Devastating Mudslides

Paradise Not Lost After Devastating Mudslides

Carina Tedesco

February 9, 2018

Due to severe mudslides and oods on Jan. 6, the Montecito community lost countless homes, parents, grandparents, children, friends and pets. In a community so closely knit, it is safe to say that we have all been affected to some degree by the tragedy that overtook our city. Some of our Laguna B...

Unspeakable Tragedy Brings Forth Unmeasurable Help

Unspeakable Tragedy Brings Forth Unmeasurable Help

Carina Tedesco

February 8, 2018

Laguna Blanca’s core values of Character and Community proved to be more than just words in times of local devastation. From high school students to faculty members, the Owls took much of their own time and energy to volunteer in helping victims of the Thomas Fire and mudslides. The night...

Camila Lemere ’18 Recognized for Excellence in Performing Arts

Camila Lemere ’18 Recognized for Excellence in Performing Arts

Sydney Edgecomb

January 16, 2018

Congratulations to Camila Lemere '18 who was honored with the BroadwayWorld Santa Barbara Outstanding Performance in a Youth/High School Production award for her performance in the January 2017 production of Picnic! BroadwayWorld.com is the largest theatre site on the Internet devoted to all things...

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