DPHS International Day 2015

DPHS International Day 2015

For Dos Pueblos High School’s 2015 international day, The Academy students chose to sell bacon wrapped hot dogs, Lemonade made from real lemons, and small bottles of water. On the day of the event they sold out within 15 minutes of opening their stall. Next year they plan on selling twice as...

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Andrew & Williamson Strawberry Farm

Andrew & Williamson Strawberry Farm

At the end of their cross-curricular unit focusing on civil rights, pesticides, maximizing profits, and writing business plans, the Academy took a final field trip to Andrew & Williamson Fresh Produce’s strawberry farm in Santa Maria. They were given a tour of the farm and an explanation of how each individual part of the farm worked. They were then set loose to pick their own fresh strawberries.The students commented afterward that...

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Mock Interviews Winter 2013

Mock Interviews Winter 2013

The Academy would like to thank the Santa Barbara Partners in Education and their volunteers for taking the time to come to the school and help the students practice their interview skills. With their support all of the students were able to have at least two mock interviews to practice and become confident in their interviewing...

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