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Category: Education


Separation of the Santa Monica-Malibu School District Moves Forward

December 2, 2022

December 2, 2022

Public engagement to begin in early 2023  By Dolores Quintana The separation of the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD)...

SMMUSD Superintendent Leaving Post

November 21, 2022

November 21, 2022

Dr. Ben Drati to become Superintendent of the Bellflower Unified School District By Sam Catanzaro Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District...

Jury Awards Family of Special Needs Twins $45 Million in Abuse Lawsuit Against SMMUSD

October 25, 2022

October 25, 2022

Twins physically abused by behavioral aid, according to lawsuit By Sam Catanzaro A jury last week ruled that the Santa...

John Muir Closed After Water and Mold Damage Parents Claim Neglect

October 25, 2022

October 25, 2022

Parents of children attending John Muir Elementary say the district failed to respond to water damage and mold leading to...

Santa Monica Human Services Grants Program Request for Proposal for FY 2023-27 Now Open

October 4, 2022

October 4, 2022

Applications due January 18, 2022  On Wednesday, September 28, 2022, the City of Santa Monica released a Request for Proposals...

Dr. Jane Goodall Speaking at Youth Event Wednesday at Temescal Park

September 27, 2022

September 27, 2022

Seven Arrows Elementary hosting event Wednesday for students from around region Seven Arrows Elementary, an independent kindergarten through 6th grade...

Student Hospitalized Following Fight Near Santa Monica High School

September 22, 2022

September 22, 2022

Olympic High School student taken, discharged from hospital following Monday fight in alley behind Samohi By Sam Catanzaro A student...

Samohi Celebrates the Groundbreaking of the Two New Buildings

September 14, 2022

September 14, 2022

Exploration building and Gold gymnasium coming to Santa Monica High School campus A groundbreaking ceremony took place recently for the...

Santa Monica-Malibu School Board Pilots Changes to Meeting Public Comment Timing

September 6, 2022

September 6, 2022

Board will now hear public comment on agenda items at the beginning of the meeting, six-minute time limit implemented By...

Muir / SMASH Campus Water Intrusion Repair Costs Rises to Over $19 Million

August 25, 2022

August 25, 2022

The Muir / SMASH campus. Photo: Sam Catanzaro.