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Posted Jun. 15, 2013, 9:11 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education approved the appointment of three new administrators at its June 6 meeting.
Posted Jun. 15, 2013, 9:07 am
Vistamar School will welcome Commencement Speaker Rachel Moran, Dean and Michael J. Connell Distinguished Professor of Law at UCLA School of Law today, June 15.
Posted May. 4, 2013, 8:51 am
When it comes to setting education funding policies for California, preconceived notions have long held at least as much sway as actual reality.
Posted May. 2, 2013, 8:35 am
Nearly 300 volunteers from the Santa Monica Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, along with members of the surrounding community, came together to beautify Grand View Elementary School in the Westside neighborhood of Mar Vista on Saturday, April 27.
Posted Apr. 24, 2013, 8:35 am
Edison Language Academy has been selected by the California Business for Education Excellence (CBEE) as one of 871 public schools in California to receive the title of 2012 Honor Roll Star School, the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District announced earlier this week.
Posted Apr. 21, 2013, 8:29 am
Los Angeles City Controller and Los Angeles mayoral candidate Wendy Greuel will speak to students, parents, and local residents at Windward School on Friday, April 26.
Posted Apr. 15, 2013, 11:31 am
For the third year in a row, Vistamar School will have a student–athlete sign a Letter of Intent to join a Division I university athletic program.
Posted Apr. 10, 2013, 9:10 am
The City of Santa Monica has announced the March Car Free Contest results. Four Santa Monica schools participated in this friendly competition geared to making walking and biking to school a habit: John Adams Middle School, Lincoln Middle School, Will Rogers Elementary School and Roosevelt Elementary School.
Posted Apr. 5, 2013, 9:06 am
After 23 years of success and partnership with the community, this Saturday will be the final John Muir Elementary School Flea Market.
Posted Apr. 4, 2013, 8:41 am
Westside Neighborhood School will partner with IVERBE camp from June 24-July 26, 2013 as a part of the WNS summer program.
Posted Apr. 4, 2013, 8:30 am
After 22 years, John Muir Elementary School’s PTA will host its final ever monthly Flea Market this Saturday, April 6 from 9 am to 3 pm. Flea Market coordinator Jaime Greger said the volunteers of the Flea Market appreciate the years of support and loyalty the Santa Monica community has provided to the John Muir Elementary School.
Posted Mar. 2, 2013, 8:50 am
Four Santa Monica schools will participated in the City of Santa Monica’s Car(e) Free Campaign in March and April to encourage students to walk and bike to school each day.
Posted Feb. 24, 2013, 7:22 am
Controversial anti-gay group Westboro Baptist is expected to picket Santa Monica High School between 7 am and 8 am Monday morning.
Posted Jan. 31, 2013, 8:31 am
Westside Neighborhood School 6th, 7th and 8th grade students had a conversation with young adult author, Annabel Monaghan, using the magic of technology earlier this month.
Posted Jan. 27, 2013, 9:04 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education is currently accepting applications for openings on its district advisory committees (DACs). Applications can be found at http://www.smmusd.org/DAC/pdf/DACappEngSP.pdf.
Posted Nov. 29, 2012, 12:01 am
In its first meeting since the Nov. 6 election, the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) Board of Education went to work on a key issue: fundraising. Board members were presented Nov. 15 with a potential Master Agreement between SMMUSD and the Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation (SMMEF) to streamline fundraising priorities of district-wide programs.
Posted Nov. 9, 2012, 1:27 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) will receive $385 million in additional funds to complete its Facility Master Plan thanks to an overwhelming victory of Measure ES, which was approved Tuesday by 67.73 percent of Santa Monica voters. Measure ES, which earned 21,981 votes in favor and 10,472 against, will accordingly help the SMMUSD carry through its $1.2 billion plan to make improvements to all 16 of its campuses district-wide.
Posted Nov. 8, 2012, 7:43 am
Shirley Windward, beloved co-founder of Windward School in Los Angeles that had origins Santa Monica in the early 1970's, passed away on Oct. 31. She was 93.
Posted Oct. 30, 2012, 2:24 am
PS1 Elementary School, located at 1225 Broadway in Santa Monica, realized a decade-long dream on Sunday when it dedicated its brand new building and play yard with a community-wide celebration.
Posted Oct. 27, 2012, 1:49 am
Franklin Elementary is having its annual Halloween Carnival today, Oct. 27 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Posted Oct. 24, 2012, 2:19 am
Edison Language Academy will celebrate the 12th Annual Festival de Otoño and Día De Los Muertos gallery in Santa Monica next Saturday, Nov. 3 from 1-5 p.m.
Posted Oct. 19, 2012, 2:01 am
The race for the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School Board has six candidates vying for the three open seats on November 6.
Posted Oct. 19, 2012, 1:35 am
Six years ago, the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) developed a Facility Master Plan that required about $1.2 billion to make improvements to all of its 16 campuses across the district.
Posted Oct. 12, 2012, 1:51 am
Thousands of runners and families pounded the pavement Sunday morning as part of the seventh annual Santa Monica 5000. The race took to the streets of Santa Monica to raise money to fund athletics in the Santa Monica-Malibu district-run schools.
Posted Oct. 4, 2012, 1:45 am
Lincoln Middle School and Santa Monica High School students have created a microgravity experiment that has been chosen as a real research mini-laboratory scheduled to fly on the International Space Station.