Posted Jun. 16, 2016, 9:42 am
The SMMUSD Board of Education will hold a special meeting today as well as an open meeting so the community can have a say on the recruitment of a new superintendent.
Posted Jun. 10, 2016, 1:41 pm
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District is beginning major facility improvements at both Malibu High School (MHS) and Juan Cabrillo Elementary School (JCES) this summer. The work is funded through Measures BB and ES.
Posted May. 2, 2016, 11:33 am
Superintendent Sandra Lyon, who has served as superintendent of the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District since 2011, announced her plans to leave SMMUSD for the superintendent position of the Palm Springs Unified School District, effective July 1, 2016.
Posted Apr. 29, 2016, 12:11 pm
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) has been honored with the “Best Communities for Music Education” designation from the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education.
Posted Apr. 6, 2016, 11:05 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education will hold a special meeting on Thursday, April 7, 2016, at 4 pm in the Santa Monica High School cafeteria for a presentation on the district wide findings of the recent equity review.
Posted Mar. 4, 2016, 10:04 am
Proponents of legal action against Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) rallied Tuesday night to gather information and garner further support on a federal law suit scheduled for May that has mounting monetary implications for the entire school district.
Posted Jan. 4, 2016, 9:27 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education will be holding a special meeting on Thursday, Jan. 7, at 4 pm at the district office: 1651 16th Street, Santa Monica.
Posted Dec. 23, 2015, 9:49 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation (SMMEF) has received a gift of $25,000 from Kaiser Permanente to fund innovative programs at Santa Monica-Malibu public schools. With this gift, Kaiser Permanente joins SMMEF’s growing Corporate Partners program.
Posted Dec. 21, 2015, 7:10 am
Three Santa Monica High School music students hit a high note when after years of dedicated practice and passion, they were selected from among thousands of students nationwide to perform with the 2015 National Association for Music Education (NAFME) All-National Honor Ensembles.
Posted Dec. 18, 2015, 9:30 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District sent the following alert to parents and staff Friday morning at 9 am.
Posted Dec. 14, 2015, 9:37 am
Visual and performing arts programs in the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District schedule a number of concerts and events throughout the holiday season that are open to the public at little or no cost.
Posted Dec. 12, 2015, 10:06 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education re-elected Laurie Lieberman as Board President at its annual organization meeting, Dec. 10, 2015. The Board elected Ralph Mechur as Vice President.
Posted Dec. 10, 2015, 9:29 am
Approximately 500 4th and 5th graders from the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District were treated to an abbreviated performance of Westside Ballet of Santa Monica’s “The Nutcracker” on Wednesday, Dec. 2.
Posted Dec. 8, 2015, 10:08 am
Hard work and determination paid off for John Adams Middle School students participating on the mock trial team finishing in the top 12 of 52 teams, in a recent County-wide competition sponsored by the Constitutional Rights Foundation (CRF).
Posted Nov. 18, 2015, 11:23 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District recently locked in savings of more than $4.2 million for local taxpayers by refinancing Measure BB bonds approved by voters in 2006.
Posted Nov. 8, 2015, 8:12 am
Dear Parents and Staff, I was recently made aware of vandalism at Malibu High School (MHS) and Juan Cabrillo Elementary School (JCES). Repaired building materials were damaged in areas where remediation work in connection with polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) removal activities was completed over the summer 2015 school break.
Posted Nov. 5, 2015, 10:55 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District asked the sheriff's department to investigate the actions of a parent who took samples of window caulk from various classrooms that were tested to show high levels of cancer-causing chemicals, it was reported today.
Posted Oct. 16, 2015, 4:09 pm
The SMMUSD Board of Education will be holding a special meeting on Thursday, October 22, 2015, from 8:30 am to 2 pm.
Posted Oct. 14, 2015, 10:04 am
This fall, a team of SMMUSD student robotics enthusiasts will put their engineering skills to the test as they compete for a spot in the worldwide FIRST® Tech Challenge championship.
Posted Oct. 7, 2015, 10:08 am
The SMMUSD Board of Education approved the hiring of Massetti Consulting, LLC, as the new bond program manager consulting firm at its July 15, 2015 regular meeting. The contract became effective on Sept. 1, 2015.
Posted Aug. 22, 2015, 8:35 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District is currently accepting applications for independent music contractors to provide semi-private music lessons in strings, winds and voice, to students in 4th through 12th grades.
Posted Aug. 10, 2015, 10:00 am
The public portion of the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education Meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 12 will begin at 6 pm, instead of 5:30 pm.
Posted Jul. 8, 2015, 9:03 am
There is currently one vacancy in the category “citizen active in a bona-fide taxpayers association” on the SMMUSD Prop 39 Bond Oversight Committee.
Posted Jun. 30, 2015, 9:23 am
The SMMUSD Board of Education approved the appointment of Stefanie Suffolk as the new assistant principal of Lincoln Middle School at its special meeting on Monday.
Posted Jun. 30, 2015, 9:20 am
The SMMUSD Board of Education approved the appointment of Patrick Miller as the new assistant principal of Malibu High School working with the middle school program at its special meeting on Monday.