Carousel Move

The DPEA Mechatronics Carousel of Physics is moving from the Family Resource Center of the Santa Barbara Museum of Art to a new location.

DPEA Partnership

A new partnership with Crane and Adams Elementary School will allow the project-based learning and STEAM education of the DPEA to expand into elementary schools.


Carousel of Physics showcases newest opportunity for senior engineers to demonstrate their skills, ingenuity.

Light Simulator

The simulator for the DPEA sophomore light sculpture project lets you try out Arduino code online. Everything you need is here.

DPEA Forges Innovative Partnership with Adams and Crane

Teachers from both Crane and Adams Elementary School are working at the DPEA in order to bring DPEA teaching techniques back to their schools' new design centers. 

Read the Santa Barbara Independant article here.

DPEA announces partnership with Crane School

The DPEA is proud to announce a partnership with Crane School that will take place over the coming year. Crane teachers will help DPEA teachers in their classes and learn firsthand how to create an Engineering program.

DPEA Unveils New Mechatronics Project

In the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey, an astronaut who has seen what was coming in the future answered a question about what he had observed with the immortal words: “Something ... wonderful.”

Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy's 'Carousel of Physics' to Move to Ridley-Tree Education Center

Since August, the DPEA Mechatronics Carousel of Physics has been exibited in the Family Resource Center of the Santa Barbara Museum of Art.

Team 1717 Wins Innovation in Control Award

Click HERE to read more about the results of the final day.

You can read more about the events on Thursday and Friday at the FIRST Robotic World Championships. 

DPEA Headed Back to Robotics World Championship

Sometimes the best teams don’t win by simply being better ... they win by simply overcoming obstacles more consistently. Sometimes, greatness is most evident not when things are going well, but when things are going wrong, and yet somehow a team rallies to get past that to the finish line.

Tracking Team 1717

Let's venture into the Ventura Regional!

DPEA Celebrates Pi Day with Solid Finish at FIRST Robotics Tournament

But that's what happened Saturday at the FIRST Robotics event in Long Beach. Later on that same Pi Day, the Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy made it into the semifinals of the robot battles, and its three-team alliance finished fourth overall.

February 4th Admissions Open House

On Wednesday, February 4th from 5:30 to 7:00 pm there will be a DPEA Open House specifically for prospective 8th grade applicants and their families. Come and talk to current students, tour the Elings Center for Engineering Education, and get all of your questions answered.

Robot-Building Season Kicks Off with a Recycle Rush

Dos Pueblos students, teachers and volunteer mentors joined hundreds of FIRST Robotics teams around the world for the online video debut of the 2015 competition, which is called