Local artists support our Art Department, you can, too!

Artwork by Justin Dillmore

SACRED NATURE Original Artwork by local Artists Billy Barnett & Justin Dilmore Combining elements of Sacred Geometry and nature itself. WHEN: July 1st thru September 30th *Artist reception will be held on Saturday, July 11th from noon to 5pm WHERE: Cardiff Library, 2081 New Castle Avenue, Cardiff by the Sea, CA 92007 50% of proceeds […]

Farewell to SDAF Executive Director Sheila Durkin


It’s difficult to say goodbye to the one woman who has had so much to do with supporting SDA’s students, programs and unique culture, but on June 3rd we gave it our best shot at Sheila Durkin’s retirement party. Countless faces from the past showed up to wish Sheila all the best; the outpouring of […]

Come to the Rummage Sale and Textile/Home Goods Collection Event on Saturday, May 30!

Come on out for a fun morning of bargain shopping, as well as food and drinks! In conjunction with the Rummage Sale, the SDA Foundation is holding a Textile and Home Goods Collection Campaign.

Community Connector April 2015

John Gaby

Welcome to the first edition of the SDA Community Connector Here you will find news about how teachers, parents, and members of the community are all working together to make San Dieguito High School Academy the amazing experience it is. Each issue we will focus on a different area. Enjoy and Thank you! Team Paradox […]

Grad Nite Carnival 2015 – UPDATED WITH LINK TO PHOTOS


Grad Nite Candid Photos are HERE. Grad Nite Foto Phun HERE. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE 2015 GRAD NITE PACKET!   ¡EN ESPAÑOL! Click to view: 2014 Grad Nite Photos 2013 Grad Nite Photos 2012 Grad Nite Photos Dear SDA Graduating Seniors and Parents, The Grad Nite Carnival is a fabulous night of entertainment, music, activities, […]


Hey SDA! I know, I know…it’s been a long time since my last update. I promise this one will make up for a couple that I’ve missed. Let’s start by wrapping up our one loose end from winter: Boys’ Soccer: The team ended up losing 1-0 in the first round of state playoffs to Monrovia […]

Tolan Shaw (’07) concert to benefit SDA Music Program, April 3

Click on the above flyer to purchase tickets for this event

Buy tickets here for Tolan Shaw’s April 3rd benefit concert at San Dieguito High School Academy! A free CD will be included with the first 50 tickets sold!

Save the date: Encinitas Arts Festival Sunday, March 29


The City of Encinitas Arts Division and San Dieguito Academy Foundation are celebrating the critical role the arts play in schools and the community by presenting the 4th annual Encinitas Arts Festival on Sunday, March 29 from noon to 4 p.m. at the San Dieguito Academy Performing Arts Center, 800 Santa Fe Drive, Encinitas, CA […]

Sports Update — 02/24/15

Colleagues: If you are a fair-weather fan, and wanted to wait to see if our teams are any good before you started cheering for them, good news: We have three of our four winter sports teams in CIF playoffs! Here’s the deets: Boys’ Soccer: Tonight! 5 PM! Home Game! This is the first I know […]

SDAF funds free after-school enrichment courses

Enrichment Courses Flyer

Through our generous support of our parent community, SDAF is now sponsoring free after-school enrichment courses to all SDA students. Enrichment Courses provide opportunities for our faculty to teach subjects they are passionate about outside of the core academic course of study. Students will not receive a grade for their participation. These enrichment experiences are […]