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Leadership Transition at Anacapa School

Dr. Dylan Minor (left) and founding Anacapa Headmaster, Gordon Sichi (right).

May 8, 2018: On Sunday, in front of a joyful crowd of Anacapa School supporters, Gordon Sichi, founding Anacapa Headmaster, announced that Dr. Dylan Minor will lead Anacapa “into the future.” After 37 years, Sichi is passing the torch to Dr. Minor, who has served as Chairman of the Anacapa Board for the past academic year.

Dr. Minor is a successful entrepreneur, with a PhD and Masters of Science … Read more

2017-2018 Synthesis Unit: The Art and Science of Happiness

Students and faculty were invited to join speaker, Josette Tkacik, at one of her very spirited Zumba classes!

“A speaker that impacted me was Josette Tkacik, her story was just amazing. She went from being a dancer in a dance company to being so sick she couldn’t get out of bed. She went through doctors telling her she was sick with an incurable disease. She didn’t give up but began doing Zumba and now has a hug class six times

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CONGRATULATIONS ANACAPA! Anacapa School Wins First Place at International Film Competition

The Anacapa School of Santa Barbara has earned first place in the student documentary division of the 2017 Raw Science Film Festival Competition with Ocean Health, a 10-minute film revealing the condition of oceans worldwide.

The Raw Science Film Competition honors U.S. and international films on science and technology.

Judges for the competition include representatives from the U.S. State Department, NASA’s JPL Curiosity Rover Flight Team, and the California Academy of Sciences.

The film screening and awards ceremony will take … Read more