It’s Carpool Karaoke, the SDA Staff Version! Featuring: Principal Bjorn Paige, the ever-rockin’ Jeanne Jones (1:42 mark and throughout), “Profe” John West (3:19 mark and throughout), and Social Sciences teacher Kelly Hawkins (5:30 mark). Kelly is the daughter of alumna Trish Grandfield (’79)!
We had a lot of fun at this year’s reunion, our biggest so far! I didn’t take as many photos as I wanted to take but Chris Marker very kindly allowed us to use some of her photos–those photos are noted in the captions. Thank you, Chris! Principal Bjorn Paige wrote up a fun story […]
Marco Jewell (’16) achieved his dream to become a Marine by graduating Boot Camp at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot this fall and then successfully completing the Infantryman course at Camp Pendleton early in 2017. A talented high school runner, he has been breaking several unit Marine Corps Physical Fitness records. PFC Jewell is headed […]
Our deepest thanks to Paul Coates (’76) and the alumni, students, staff and guests who worked so hard to put together the world premiere of The Middle of It, which was a smash! April Audia (Guest artist) Bill Barker (’74) Lisa Beezley (Guest artist) Paul Coates (’76) Lorena Darter Connolly (’79) Ben Rovner (Guest artist) […]
Finally… the secret to the Original “No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies”… revealed!
In this issue: Tom Dempsey Day & the Hall of Fame Ceremony Founders Reception Photos Lawrence Knechtel (’40) newspaper collection Time Capsule Belongs to 2000 Welcome Back, John Fairchild (’61) Principal Paige’s 80th Anniversary Article Alumni Calendar Photos from class reunions & alumni events Which Teachers Inspired You? by Larry Palmer (’60) Download this issue […]
The Boys LaCrosse Alumni game was a huge success! We had over 20 alumni participate! Next year’s tentative date is Wednesday, December 27th or Thursday the 28th (2017) depending on the weather forecast. Also, the girls lacrosse coach, Chuck Kaczmarek joined in the fun by coaching the boys alumni team and suggested weadd a girls […]
(Five tips for alumni who want to march in next year’s parade!) Left to right in the image above: Beth Van Boxtel (’02), Leslie Kulchin Saldana (’84), Xochitl Cruz (’99), Kurt Bryson (’78), Stacey Sieber (’89), Kevin Taylor (’84), Rick Hall (’81), Nanette Salud Clippinger (’84), Lydell Fleming (’86), Berni Mejia Amador (’76), Gabbi Curtis […]
Here’s a note from award-winning playwright Paul Coates (’76): On December 1st, tickets will go on sale for the world premiere presentation of my second play in The Living Plays trilogy, THE MIDDLE OF IT. This is a benefit performance at San Dieguito High School Academy in Encinitas, where two of my other plays, The […]
Another great entry in Principal Paige’s series on the history of San Dieguito. This one is about several “kids” from the Class of 1964: Len Hayashi, Pete Reynaga, Thelma Stark Reynaga, and Darryl Clubb. A quote: These kids from the graduating class of 1964 are a close bunch, crowding reunions and maintaining connections throughout the […]