The Dublin Shield

Prom 2018: Taking Stay Fly Dublin High to New Heights

Prom 2018: Taking Stay Fly Dublin High to New Heights

Audrey Kang, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Saturday, March 24th, 2018 marked the night that most juniors had been waiting for all year: Prom. Held in an airplane hangar in Livermore, the night boasted of airplane displays, good music, and unlimited free tacos. The class of 2019, along with a few students from other grade levels, was in attendance...

Dublin High’s 11th Annual Dublin Distance Fiesta

Dublin High’s 11th Annual Dublin Distance Fiesta

Audrey Kang, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

On Saturday, March 17th, the Dublin High School track and field team  organized its 11th annual Dublin Distance Fiesta. The Dublin Distance Fiesta is the largest distance meet in the United States. 2018 marked a year of record attendance and participation, with 101 schools attending, 2334 students athlet...

Talent Show

Rhea Mistry and Spandana Janapati

April 17, 2018


Filed under Community, Student Life

Dublin High School had their annual talent show on March 15th, 2018. As always, there was an amazing array of talent displayed with equally amazing hosts and judges. The curtains parted and the improv team introduced themselves as the MC’s of the event. The judges for the night were also announced: ...

The College Fair of All College Fairs

The College Fair of All College Fairs

Spandana Janapati, Staff Writer

April 10, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase, Student Life

On Tuesday, March 13th, Dublin High hosted its first college fair during 4th period, 5th period, and lunch in the old gym. DHS students had an opportunity to explore their college options and speak to the professionals who would be reading their college applications. At the fair, there were many colle...

The Future is Female: Highlighting Young Women with Leadership on Campus

The Future is Female: Highlighting Young Women with Leadership on Campus

Danielle Tran and Ashley Kim

April 2, 2018


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

Dublin High School is home to some of the most impactful, powerful women in our community. From principal Maureen Byrne to leadership director Kelly Beck, women pursue and initiate change on this campus. However, its student leaders are nothing short of incredible. Passionate and driven, they lead clubs tha...

Memes Now Accepted As Currency for School Lunch

Memes Now Accepted As Currency for School Lunch

Kyle Shi, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

In an effort to be able to keep up with modern times, the Dublin High School cafeteria announced a surprising news release: memes will now be accepted as currency to purchase school lunch.   A funny, safe-for-work meme can be exchanged for a meal which includes an entree, a drink, a side ...

So Long Safeway, Lucky’s Is Here to Stay

So Long Safeway, Lucky’s Is Here to Stay

Manasa Ayyala, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase, World

On March 29, 2018, one of the largest grocery stores, Safeway, announced their closing. According to recent polls, 100% of people buy their groceries from Lucky’s. With numerous farms closing down due to farmers wanting to eat all of their produce, Lucky’s is the only grocery store that is able to o...

We Have a School Newspaper!?

We Have a School Newspaper!?

Spandana Janapati, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase, Student Life

Dublin High School has always been a very open community that has many clubs on campus. But did anyone know that we have a school newspaper?   Yes, as surprising it is, Dublin High has a newspaper called the Dublin Shield for several years. It is a student led club with Editor-in Chief Ashle...

Second High School Begins Construction. Yes, Really.

Second High School Begins Construction. Yes, Really.

Riya Chopra, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase, Student Life

It’s been coming for a while, yet we thought it would never come. At long last, the Dublin Unified School District’s school board has seen it fit to descend their thrones long enough to give the order and to ring the bells. A second high school! In a city known for its phenomenal proficiency for ...

DHS Reacts to the Canceling of Senior Ball

DHS Reacts to the Canceling of Senior Ball

Abigale Kim, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase, Student Life

To distract themselves from the bracing, cold rejections from colleges such as the Ivy League and the UC system, Dublin High seniors decided to shift their attention to a much more cheery, accepting event: senior ball.   The senior ball dance was planned to be at Exploratorium (a science museum...