Posted Feb. 25, 2014, 8:51 am
Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) on Tuesday said military operations may explain the contaminated soils found on campus during a 2011 environmental assessment and soil removal project at Malibu Middle and High Schools and Juan Cabrillo Elementary School.
Posted Feb. 9, 2014, 9:45 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District will continue its 65th Annual Stairway of Stars concert series this Tuesday and Thursday nights at Barnum Hall on the campus of Santa Monica High School.
Posted Feb. 9, 2014, 9:16 am
Region 14 of the Association of California School Administrators (ACSA), has named Sandra Lyon Superintendent of the Year due to her outstanding leadership.
Posted Feb. 9, 2014, 9:14 am
The Human Relations Council-Santa Monica Bay Area announced its endorsement of the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Superintendent Sandra Lyon’s proposal for the Board of Education to allocate sufficient funds to supplement the total donations raised by the Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation as of Jan. 31, 2014.
Posted Feb. 6, 2014, 8:57 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District is launching a stakeholder survey this Friday.
Posted Feb. 4, 2014, 9:11 am
The Santa Monica‐Malibu Education Foundation on Monday announced that it had raised $3,203,730 toward its inaugural $4 million goal to fund the Santa Monica‐Malibu Unified School District’s Vision for Student Success.
Posted Feb. 2, 2014, 9:46 am
Santa Monica education officials held an opening celebration for phase one of the new $33.67 million Edison Language Academy on Jan. 21. Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District officials held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the new campus at 2402 Virginia Avenue, Santa Monica.
Posted Jan. 31, 2014, 9:54 am
Nimish Patel, a board member of the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) since 2010, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Heal The Bay, it was announced earlier this week.
Posted Jan. 26, 2014, 8:41 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation is closing in on a deadline of this Friday, Jan. 31 for its first $4 million campaign to support the SMMUSD Vision for Student Success, a plan to enhance the educational experience of every student in the district.
Posted Jan. 22, 2014, 9:17 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education on Thursday unanimously approved the recommendation to retain Environ International Corporation.
Posted Jan. 19, 2014, 9:58 am
At the end of this month and early next month, elementary schools throughout SMMUSD will be welcoming resident parents of incoming Kindergarteners, and Transitional Kindergarteners.
Posted Jan. 10, 2014, 9:33 am
Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) Board Member Ben Allen was elected Tuesday as the chair of the Los Angeles Committee on School District Organization (LACSDO).
Posted Dec. 22, 2013, 9:50 am
Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. on Wednesday presented a $180,000 donation to the Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation to fund scholarships and a summer 2014 high school internship program.
Posted Dec. 19, 2013, 8:29 am
It is not quite a David and Goliath, but the sparsely-populated Malibu and the relatively more dense city of Santa Monica have been at the center of an ongoing question: should the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) split into two to better serve each community’s respective students?
Posted Dec. 17, 2013, 9:29 am
As part of its commitment to transparency and collaborative decision-making, Santa Monica-Malibu USD invites all parents to participate in the District’s online Homework Survey.
Posted Dec. 10, 2013, 9:32 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education will be moving the location of its regular meeting on Thursday, Dec. 12 from the district office to Malibu City Hall (23825 Stuart Ranch Road, Malibu).
Posted Nov. 22, 2013, 8:21 am
Editor's Note: This is an update from Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District superintendent Sandra Lyon regarding environmental testing at Malibu schools.
Posted Nov. 19, 2013, 8:21 am
I am pleased to inform you that the Malibu Schools Environmental Task Force met this weekend to review the first preliminary results of PCB air sampling tests conducted at Malibu High School late last month. We were encouraged by the preliminary results, which show that PCB levels throughout the school are well below the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) public health guidelines for schools.
Posted Nov. 18, 2013, 9:20 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) joined a “statewide movement” to change California’s property tax system, as board members adopted a resolution Nov. 7 to reform Proposition 13.
Posted Nov. 17, 2013, 9:39 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education will be holding a special meeting this Tuesday, Nov. 19 at 4 pm in the Lincoln Middle School cafetorium at 1501 California Ave., Santa Monica.
Posted Oct. 24, 2013, 8:16 am
One week remains before submissions close for the Santa Monica Unified School District's new logo competition.
Posted Oct. 12, 2013, 12:34 pm
Preliminary results for mold concerns at Malibu High School have been found within acceptable limits, according to Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District superintendent Sandra Lyon.
Posted Oct. 11, 2013, 9:00 am
A board member of the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) drafted a resolution on gun control and assault weapons ban that gained favor with the Los Angeles County School Trustees Association (LACSTA).
Posted Sep. 3, 2013, 9:36 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District is launching its competition to develop an updated district logo to go along with a branding strategy that will communicate the core values of the organization.
Posted Aug. 29, 2013, 8:24 am
The Santa Monica Malibu Unified School District Board of Education approved Wednesday the appointment of Dr. Ellen Edeburn and Irene Gonzalez-Castillo as the new Directors of Curriculum and Instruction.