The Dublin Shield

Homecoming Dance 2019: A Great Night With Friends

Homecoming Dance 2019: A Great Night With Friends

Pia Dihayco, Student Life Editor

October 17, 2019

At 7:00 pm on October 5th, 2019, students of Dublin High flocked to the school’s Sports Complex for Homecoming Week’s long-awaited finale: the Homecoming Dance. Donned in their best attire, everyone was ready to have the night of their lives with their friends or dates. Even at 6:40 pm, the lines snaked all the w...

Homecoming Carnival Brings Community Together

Homecoming Carnival Brings Community Together

Pratham Dalal, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

Two years ago, there were rumors the annual Homecoming Carnival would come to an end due to administrative issues. Luckily, this was a  false rumor and the carnival continued to be an entertaining bonding opportunity for new classes of Dublin students and the community members. On October 4th, 2019 D...

DHS Homecoming Parade: A Unifying March of School Spirit

DHS Homecoming Parade: A Unifying March of School Spirit

Anish Shivamurthy, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

Homecoming week is a time at Dublin High when students are diverted from their usual busy schedules and instead are deeply immersed in an environment of intense school spirit. The activities that are scattered throughout the week are one of the great traditions here at Dublin High such as the Homecom...

Classes Unite to Decorate Areas

Classes Unite to Decorate Areas

Kalilah Simard, Staff Writer

October 13, 2019

While waking up before 5:00 am was an overwhelming thought for most students, several students and parents did brave the cold to bring and arrange the decorations. When we arrived at the event a little before 5:00, there was hardly anyone here except for class officers and class parents but eventuall...

Everything You Need to Know About Skit Night 2019

Everything You Need to Know About Skit Night 2019

Manasa Ayyala, Rhea Mistry

October 13, 2019

To kick off the usual homecoming week festivities, Skit Night was held last Wednesday, October 2nd. As usual, it was a night of school and class spirit, laughs, and sentimentality.   First up were the freshmen with their theme, “Under the Clouds.” In one word, their skit could be described as ...

Mr. Frazier Assumes Mantle of Student Activities Director

Mr. Frazier Assumes Mantle of Student Activities Director

Kaushikee Nayudu and Danielle Tran

October 7, 2019

Upon its commencement, the 2019-2020 school year presented a subtle yet notable difference in the way student activities functioned. Freshmen Leadership, a class previously taught by Mr. Robert Frazier, was placed under the care of former Leadership teacher, Ms. Kelly Beck. Consequently, Mr. Frazier...

Football Season in Full Swing

Football Season in Full Swing

Logan Lin, Sports Editor

September 26, 2019

As students have been settling into classes, football season has been in full swing. Though we haven’t had any home games yet, Dublin has already played 5 games with both Varsity and JV maintaining a winning record of 4-1. While Varsity tasted defeat against the notorious James Logan Mustangs, JV has fa...

Rolling Loud Rolling Through the Bay

Rolling Loud Rolling Through the Bay

September 25, 2019

Manasa Ayyala and Spandana Janapati, two staff writers for the Dublin Shield, will be covering the Rolling Loud Music Festival this Saturday and Sunday, September 28th to 29th. Our writers are getting the chances to see performances from G-Eazy, Future, Migos, Lil Uzi Vert, as well as a specia...

Board Meeting Reveals Tension Between Board Members

Board Meeting Reveals Tension Between Board Members

Riya Chopra and Kaushikee Nayudu

September 25, 2019

The board meeting on September 24th, 2019, highlighted several prevalent divisions within the Dublin Unified School District (DUSD) board. Towards the end of the meeting, President Miller and Vice President Rouse were drawn into multiple arguments with Trustee Cherrier and Trustee Blackman. While the...

Political Clubs Host Watch Party for Second Democratic Debate

Political Clubs Host Watch Party for Second Democratic Debate

Manasa Ayyala, Content Coordinator

September 25, 2019

On September 12, Dublin High students were invited to the Hub to watch the 2019 Democratic Debate. The event, advertised as the “Democratic Debate Watch Party,” was hosted by the DHS Democrats, the DHS Republicans, and DHS’s Junior State of America (JSA), as well as Amador Valley High School JS...