Articles From : SBUnified

  • Franklin Elementary Honored With California Exemplary Arts Education Award

    Franklin Elementary was named one of 19 schools to win the California Exemplary Arts Education Award.

  • Nate Mendoza Named Santa Barbara High School Football's Head Coach

    Santa Barbara High School has named Nate Mendoza, who previously coached at Dos Pueblos, the new Head Coach for the Santa Barbara Dons.

  • Santa Barbara High Wins Congressional App Challenge

    A pair of Santa Barbara High School students won the Congressional App Challenge by creating a program that aims to strengthen student connectedness with an anti-cyberbullying approach.

  • Santa Barbara Unified Board of Trustees Appoints New Member to Replace Capps

    Santa Barbara Unified’s Board of Trustees appointed William Banning to fill Laura Capps' vacant seat during a special meeting on Thursday.

  • County Schools Plan to Reopen Classrooms This Week

    [Update]: Santa Barbara County schools make plans to reopen classrooms this week following the storm.

  • Santa Barbara Unified Board of Trustees to Consider 13 Applicants for Vacant Seat

    The Santa Barbara Unified School District (SB Unified) Board of Trustees will hold two Special Board Meetings to interview applicants for the Board vacancy.

  • Teachers Concerned Dos Pueblos High Grounds May Cause Cancer

    An environmental assessment is scheduled at Dos Pueblos High School after staff members express concerns about employees diagnosed with some form of cancer over the past several years.

  • Santa Barbara Unified School Board Welcomes New Member

    The Santa Barbara Unified School Board is welcoming a new member as it says goodbye to two others.

  • Santa Barbara Unified Board of Trustees Approves Inflation-Related Stipends for Staff

    The Santa Barbara Unified School Board of Trustees approved a $2,500 stipend for employees throughout the district.

  • Construction on New Outdoor Classroom at Harding University Partnership School Approved

    The Santa Barbara Unified School District Board of Trustees approved the construction of a new outdoor classroom at Harding University Partnership School.

  • SB Unified Board of Trustee Appointment Process Begins December 1

    The application process to replace outgoing Santa Barbara Unified School Board Trustee Laura Capps as a Provisional Board Trustee begins December 1.

  • VADA at Santa Barbara High School Receives Approval to Move Ahead with New Building

    With a contractor selected, construction will begin in December on Santa Barbara High School's Visual Arts & Design Academy (VADA).

  • New Grants to Help Improve Santa Barbara Unified Schools

    Santa Barbara Unified School District received three grants from the California Energy Commission to help renovate school facilities.

  • SB Unified Holds Budget Study Session

    Santa Barbara Unified School District broke down its budget at Tuesday’s Board of Trustees meeting as part of its process to be transparent and responsible with taxpayer dollars.

  • SB Unified Hires New Public Information Officer

    Santa Barbara Unified School District has added veteran journalist, Ed Zuchelli, as its new Public Information Officer.

  • Santa Barbara Unified Sells $53 Million in Bonds

    On September 28, the Santa Barbara Unified School District sold its last two increments of bonds (Series C) for both Measures I and J for a total of $53 million combined.

  • Santa Barbara Unified Hires Chief Technology Officer

    The Santa Barbara Unified School District has hired Tony Ramirez as its new Chief Technology Officer.

  • Santa Barbara Unified Cuts Ribbon on 5 New Monroe Elementary Classrooms

    On Friday morning, the Santa Barbara Unified School District officially unveiled five new classrooms at Monroe Elementary, a project that began in Summer 2021 and was complete prior to the start of the 2022-23 school year.

  • Santa Barbara Unified Opens to Electric Energy

    The Santa Barbara Unified School District opened its schools with a renewed — and collective — commitment to connections, unification and optimism.