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 News    September 22, 2016 

Culver City High Graduate Joins Colgate Class of 2020

Culver City High graduate Abel Lezcano is a member of the Colgate University Class of 2020. Of the 8,394 applications to Colgate last year, just 28.7 percent were accepted. The average high school GPA for accepted students was 3.8 out of 4.0....

 
 News    September 22, 2016 

Lin Howe Reigns Victorious at the Southern California Gala Chess Tournament

Nine years after winning its first Grand Match Gala chess tournament, Linwood Howe Elementary reclaimed its title this year with a first place finish in the 2016 Grand Match Gala, held on June 25 at USC. The team will be receiving college...

 
 News    September 15, 2016

Culver City Education Foundation sponsors The Soul, Science & Culture of Hope

Last Wednesday the Culver City Education Foundation sponsored The Soul, Science & Culture of Hope presented by Kids at Hope founder Rick Miller and featuring award-winning author, screenwriter...

 
 News    September 15, 2016

CCUSD Brings the College Experience To Students Of All Ages

Most college fairs look to unite high school seniors with the colleges and universities they plan to attend the following fall, but in Culver City, the focus is one reminding students of all ages...

 
 News    September 15, 2016

West LA College Receives Generous Gift from Culver City Icon

The Sydney Kronenthal Trust recently donated $20,000 for scholarships to the West Los Angeles College Foundation. Kronenthal, former Director of Human Services for Culver City, was an active and...

 
 News    September 8, 2016

CCUSD Names Tracy Pumilia Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services

The Culver City Unified School District announces that Tracy Pumilia has become the District's new Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services, effective immediately. Tracy brings 26 years of ser...

 
 News    September 8, 2016

Culver Residents Earn Degree from WGU

The following local residents have received their degree from Western Governors University. The university held its 31st semi-annual commencement ceremony in Salt Lake City on July 16 and celebrated the graduation of more than 8,000 graduates. * Eli...

 
 By Culver City Unified School District    News    September 1, 2016

CCUSD Names Elsy Villafranca Principal At Culver City Middle School

It is with great pleasure and #CULVERPRIDE that we are announcing Elsy Villafranca as the next Principal of Culver City Middle School. Ms. Villafranca has been an Assistant Principal at Culver City...

 
 News    September 1, 2016

Issues & Eggs Forum-Josh Arnold New Superintendent of Schools

Josh Arnold, recently appointed Superintendent of Culver City Unified School District, will speak at the September 7 Chamber Issues & Eggs Forum at the Courtyard by Marriott located at 6333 Bristol...

 
 News    September 1, 2016

Kids at Hope Symposium Will Feature Antwone Fisher September 7

Antwone Fisher, award-winning writer, poet and filmmaker, and Rick Miller, founder of Kids at Hope, will visit CCUSD, Robert Frost Auditorium on Wednesday, September 7 to share how HOPE is used as a s...

 
 News    August 4, 2016

Culver's Karina Baker Makes Dean's List

Karina Baker of Culver City made the Dean's List at the Rochester Institute of Technology for the spring 2016 semester. Baker is studying applied arts and sciences. Degree-seeking undergraduate students are eligible for Dean's List if their term GPA...

 
 News    August 4, 2016

Culver's Lawrence Lau earns dean's list at Tufts

Tufts University recently announced the dean's list for the Spring 2016 semester. Among these students is Lawrence Lau of Culver City, class of 2018 Dean's list honors at Tufts University require a semester grade point average of 3.4 or greater....

 
 News    July 14, 2016

Culver Native Eric Mitchell Named To Dean's List

Eric Mitchell, a Theatrical Production Arts major from Culver City, has been named to the Dean's List in Ithaca College's School of Humanities and Sciences for the spring 2016 semester. From day one,...

 
 News    July 7, 2016

CCUSD Names Tracy Pumilia Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Mina Shiratori Principal of El Marino

The Culver City Unified School District Board of Education has announced that it has selected El Marino Language School Principal Tracy Pumilia to serve as the District’s Director of Curriculum and Instruction. The Board also announced that El...

 
 News    July 7, 2016

Culver's Rice receives University of Iowa degree.

Alexander Rice, a native of Culver City, received a MA-Psychological and Quantitative Foundations degree from the University of Iowa at the close of the spring 2016 semester...

 
 News    July 7, 2016

West L.A. College Fields Undergo Repairs

This summer West L.A. College will be refurbishing its track. This will result in the football field and track being closed for a number of weeks. Although the closure is expected to happen sooner rather than later, a specific date has not yet been...

 
 News    June 30, 2016

Culver City Unified Chooses Joshua Arnold As New Superintendent

After a comprehensive screening and interview process the Governing Board of the Culver City Unified School District has selected Joshua Arnold, Ed.D. as the sole finalist for the position of...

 
 News    June 30, 2016

Culver City Resident Receives Prestigious Fellowship

Culver City resident and Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business and Management Assistant Professor of Economics Michael Olabisi, PhD, has been named a Carnegie African Diaspora Fellow. Dr. Olabisi will be one of 59 African-born scholars...

 
 News    June 30, 2016

Daniel Bonilla Named to Dean's List

Morrisville State College recently announced that Daniel Bonilla of Culver City was named to the Dean's List for the Spring 2016 semester. To be named to the Dean's List, a student must achieve an average of 3.0 to 3.99 for the semester and complete...

 
 News    June 16, 2016

Culver Residents Graduate From UCSD

The following students graduated from the University of San Diego on May 22. Alexa Argumedo of Culver City earned a bachelor's degree in Communication Studies. Argumedo graduated cum laude. Gabrielle...

 
 News    June 16, 2016

Culver Rotary Club Grants $54,000 To District Board of Education

Culver City Rotary Club and its Sister Club, Pune Pavrati Rotary Club in India, in collaboration and The Rotary International Foundation, has provided the Culver City Unified School District Board of...

 
 News    June 9, 2016

CCUSD Names Cassandra Ziskind Principal At El Rincon

The Culver City Unified School District Board of Education has announced that it has selected Lynwood Unified School District Principal Dr. Cassandra Ziskind to serve as Principal of El Rincon Elementary School, effective July 26. Ziskind has spent...

 
 News    May 26, 2016

Culver High's Chodosh Graduates from Macalester College

Lydia Houston Chodosh, the daughter of Joshua Chodosh and Perrin Pleninger of Los Angeles, , graduated from Macalester during the college's Commencement exercises on May 14. Chodosh received a...

 
 News    May 26, 2016

Drake Myers Grads from Berkeley,Heads to Teach in Baltimore

Drake D. Myers, a longtime Culver City resident and honors graduate from Culver City High in 2012, has received his Bachelor's Degree from UC Berkeley in the fast-growing field of Cognitive Sciences...

 
 News    May 19, 2016

Helen Penagraph of Culver City Graduates from Ohio Christian

Helen Penagraph has graduated from Ohio Christian University with a Master of Arts in Pastoral Care and Counseling. Ohio Christian University, founded in 1948, is one of the fastest growing...

 

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