Gifted Basketball. Photo courtesy of SBHS.

News Release

ESPN names SBHS top 5 Special Olympics Unified Champion school

The five schools were chosen for demonstrating an ongoing commitment to inclusion.

San Benito High School. Photo by John Chadwell.

Public Letter

PUBLIC LETTER: SBHSD writes in response to a BenitoLink article about its developer fee policy.

The San Benito High School Board of Trustees approved on Aug. 10 to increase some development impact fees.


COMMENTARY: SBHS named National Unified Champion School

Shawn Tennenbaum writes about the school district's ongoing commitment to inclusion.

San Benito High School. Photo by John Chadwell.


COLUMN: Maximizing your investment in the San Benito High School experience

Shawn Tennenbaum and John Corrigan write about the campus infrastructure upgrades.

San Benito High School junior Yvette Fragozo performing "Pelea de Gallos" on "Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento." Photos provided by SBHS.

Education / Schools

Local teen singer advances on TV talent show

SBHS junior Yvette Fragozo reaches the quarterfinals of "Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento."

More than just classrooms, SBHS special education facilities include a sensory room, speech and language center, modified P.E. classroom, an educationally related counseling space, and transition classroom for adult students who spend much of their day in the community. Photo provided by SBHS.

Education / Schools

SBHS Life Skills facilities get upgrade

Architects worked with San Benito High School's special education staff to plan amenities for learning spaces in the centralized facility.

A ribbon-cutting was held as the facility was dedicated. Photos provided by SBHS.

Sports & Recreation

SBHS wrestling facility dedicated to Judy Rider

The former school board member and wrestling supporter was a longtime teacher at Methodist Preschool.

San Benito High School Food Services Manager Jim Lewis fills a box with meals that will be made available to hungry students each Friday. Photos by Adam Breen.

Children and Youth

Backpack snack program helps feed hungry students

San Benito High School partners with Community FoodBank to provide in-need students with food for the weekends.

The ASB Convention was held in the San Benito High School auditorium. Photo courtesy of Nick Rabago.

Children and Youth

San Benito High School holds election convention

Annual Associated Student Body convention features speeches, delegates and campaigning as SBHS elects new student leaders.

San Benito High School. File photo.

Children and Youth

New courses approved for San Benito High School

Courses include engineering, game simulation, environmental studies, Spanish, drama improvisation and yoga.

Life Skills students work with teachers and aides to to prepare menu items that are sold to staff members on campus. Photo provided by SBHS.

Business / Economy

Brewing up a Baler partnership

San Benito High School Life Skills students develop business and leadership skills in cooperation with local coffee business.

A hula hoop contest was among the fun events for seniors at Sober Grad Night. Photos courtesy of Rick Espino.

Children and Youth

Sober Grad Night provides safe fun for graduates

The annual, community-supported events gave the San Benito High School Class of 2018 a safe option to celebrate their graduation.


Children and Youth

COLUMN: San Benito High School has taken steps to prepare for emergencies

Multiple layers of security and emergency preparedness measures in place to keep students safe


Children and Youth

Life Skills students get a kick out of competing

San Benito High School held its inaugural Gifted Soccer game on Feb. 8, offering Life Skills students a chance to compete in a friendly yet competitive match