Thursday, November 16, students in our Commercial Music Class hosted the Winter Commercial Music Showcase in our theater. They featured the music of Bob Marley, Bruno Mars, John Mayer, Jimi Hendrix, Metallica, Skypark, Keane, Jesse McCartney, Alan Parsons, Arctic Monkeys, Fleetwood Mac, Selena and more! Their teacher is Daryl Hernandez. Photos by William FoleyUploaded Nov 21, 2017
This week was STAFF APPRECIATION WEEK at Diamond Bar High School. Our UNITED STUDENT BODY showed their appreciation throughout the week. Monday, our staff was treated to donuts and Starbucks coffee. Tuesday, they were given care packages. Wednesday, they were pampered with massages provided by Massage Envy. Thursday, they were treated to a catered lunch where they viewed this video.Uploaded Nov 09, 2017
Saturday, November 4, 2017, our DBHS Thundering Herd competed in the Chino Invitational Band Review. They did a great job and were runner-ups in the competition, as they were last year. Twenty-eight other high school bands competed. Next week they compete in Chula Vista. Go Brahmas!Uploaded Nov 05, 2017
Another exciting win last night for our varsity volleyball team! Beating Cerritos takes us to the quarter finals this Saturday night - we will be taking on St. Paul at 7pm in their house.
COACH Katie Swetnam
Wednesday, November 1, Diamond Bar High School hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of a new gymnasium floor on Wednesday. District and school officials, coaches, along with 75 student-athletes attended the special event to commemorate the 10-week renovation project. Story at: http://www.wvusd.k12.ca.us/apps/news/article/778731Uploaded Nov 03, 2017
Congratulations to our Thundering Herd for WINNING SWEEPSTAKES for Band, High Music and Auxiliary at the 21st Annual Loara Band Review in Anaheim, California on Saturday, October 28, 2017.
Results: Class 6A
95.30 - Band Sweepstakes
478.0 - High Music Sweepstakes
92.10 - Auxiliary Sweepstakes
70.00 - 22nd place Open Class Military Drum Major (10 pt penalty)
Outside of teaching dance at Diamond Bar High School, KARI SIMONSON has trained as a competitive Olympic Weightlifter and has qualified for Master Nationals, which will be held in New York in April, 2018. She most recently competed in September and came home with a 7kg total Personal Record. She is currently ranked 34th nationally for her age/weight class out of over 300 registered USAW athletes.Uploaded Oct 29, 2017
Congratulations to Diamond Bar High School alumna Ashley S. Lee (c/o 1995) on her promotion to Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army! Her promotion ceremony occurred at the Pentagon on September 22, 2017. In attendance at the ceremony were her family and DBHS graduates, Patrick Lee (c/o 1994), Christina (Kim) Renegar (c/o 1993) and Elizabeth (Kim) Bingold (c/o 1995).
Diamond Bar High School is very proud of Ashley’s accomplishments and thankful for her years of continued service for our country.
Lieutenant Colonel Lee earned her commission from the University of California, Los Angeles in June of 2000. LTC Lee entered active duty service in November of 2000 at the Home of Army Aviation, Fort Rucker, Alabama, as a flight school student. She earned her aviator wings in December of 2001 and completed the AH-64D Apache Longbow Advanced Qualification Course in June of 2002. She proceeded to Camp Page in Chuncheon, Republic of Korea, for her first assignment as an Attack Helicopter Platoon Leader in Bravo Company “Paladin”, 1-2nd Attack Helicopter Battalion.
LTC Lee’s subsequent assignments include: Platoon Leader in the world-famous “Blue Max” C/1-229th Attack Battalion during the unit’s AH-64D Unit Fielding and Training Program at Fort Hood, Texas and redeployment to Fort Bragg, NC; Executive Officer of the “Hurricanes” HHC/3-3rd Attack Reconnaissance Battalion in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom III; Assistant S-3 of the “Death Dealers” 4-2nd ARB; Company Commander (Cmdr) of the “Grim Reapers” B/4-2nd ARB; Company Cmdr of the “Horsemen” HHC/4-2nd ARB; Aviation Observer Controller/Trainer (OC/T) on the “Eagle” Team at the National Training Center (NTC); Secretary of General Staff for the Commanding General of the NTC and Fort Irwin, CA; OIC of the Horn of Africa (HOA) Air Component Combat Air Plans; Secretary of Joint Staff of Combined Joint Task Force – HOA, headquartered in Djibouti, Africa; Operations Officer of the “Spearheads” 3-227th Assault Helicopter Battalion; and Executive Officer of the “Lobos” 2-227th Aviation Regiment.
LTC Lee is currently enrolled in her last class for a Masters degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in Strategic Leadership from Trident University International.
During the 2016-17 school year, some of our Brahma teachers performed during a school rally, showing that rallies can be a showcase for everyone's Brahma Pride and Spirit!Uploaded Oct 25, 2017