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 By Stephen Hadland    News    June 15, 2017 

SHOCKER School Board Fires Superintendent

It what can only be described as a shocking development in Culver City Schools, the board decided to end Dr. Josh Arnold's tenure as Superintendent of School. Citing the lack of "shared vision"...

 

Culver's Kayla White Inducted Into Phi Kappa Phi

Kayla White of Culver City was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. White was initiated at USC. White is among approximately 30,000 students,...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    June 1, 2017

CRISIS IN THE SCHOOL Linwood Howe Principal Withdraws Resignation

Dr. Kim Indelicato, principal at Linwood E. Howe Elementary School, withdrew her resignation shortly after resigning due to an undisclosed dispute with the school district. The undisclosed dispute...

 

Culver City Native Griffin Deary Wins Academic Prize

Wesleyan University student Griffin Deary of Culver City (formerly of Brentwood School) was recognized this spring with the Horgan Prize. Established by the Department of English in honor of Paul Horgan, professor emeritus and writer-in-residence,...

 

Schnider Named to Emerson College Dean's List

Emily Schnider, a resident of Culver City, has been named to the Emerson College Dean's List for the Spring 2017 semester. Schnider is majoring in Writing, Lit and Publishing. The requirement to make Emerson's Dean's List is a grade point average of...

 
 By Carole Bell    News    May 11, 2017

$20,000 In 20 Minutes! - Sparkling Gala at Culver Studios

It was a true cliffhanger at Culver Studios: rain and cold threatened to doom a spectacular effort of verve by CCEF, Culver City's non-profit dedicated to helping students in Culver City. Could the la...

 

Tribute to the Stars

By Mailee Johnson, fifth grader at Linwood E. Howe, and KidScoop Media Scooper. Our schools are very important, they provide an education that helps all the children get inspired for the future....

 

Culver Studios Carnival

On April 29 Culver Studios had its first spring carnival. It was open to the public for a $5 admission fee. All profits from ticket sales went to the Culver City Backpacks For Kids Program, which provides children and their families with a backpack...

 
 News    May 4, 2017

Food Drive Nets Record Donation of Food, Gift Cards and Monetary Donations for Backpacks for Kids Program

Working closely with the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority, volunteers for the Backpacks for Kids program netted more than $7,600 in food, gift card and monetary donations during their weekend food drive at the Pavilions at 11030 Jefferson Boulevard in...

 
 News    May 4, 2017

Culver City High Wins A GRAMMY® Signature Schools Enterprise Award

The GRAMMY Museum® announces that Culver City High and six other economically underserved across the United States have been selected as GRAMMY® Signature Schools Enterprise Award recipients for 2017 and have been awarded cash grants totaling up to...

 
 News    May 4, 2017

Creativity Conference At WLAC Features TED Speaker, Disney Animation Sr. VP, Best-Selling Author & Space X Manager

A TED speaker and national best-selling author, Walt Disney Animation senior vice president, SpaceX manager, virtual reality innovator, and music composer for film / television / art will be among the distinguished speakers at WESTTalks – The Creat...

 
 By Joshua Arnold    News    April 27, 2017

Two New Hires Boost Culver City United

Culver City Families, Often times, the best are here among us. Congratulations to our very own Becky Lynch and Lisa Michel on becoming the new Directors of Elementary and Secondary Teaching & Learning, respectively. During a rigorous recruitment...

 

Share Your Story Event Connects Parents to Students, Celebrates Diversity, Promotes Better Understanding

It’s not easy being a kid in today’s world. There’s the constant battle to fit in with your classmates, the difficulty understanding how to deal with ethnic, socio-economic and other differences, and even the challenge of facing your own fears....

 

Culver City Middle School Announces Upcoming Student Improv Shows

Bring the whole family for fun-filled, improvised performances by Culver City Middle School’s Improv Program. In its eighth successful year the CCMS Improv Program will hold five unique performances on the weekend of May 6 and 7. Saturday shows wil...

 

Culver City Middle School and Culver City High School Both Earn 2017 Gold Ribbon School Honors

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announces that 275 middle schools and high schools, including Culver City Middle School and Culver City High School, are being honored under the Gold Ribbon Schools Awards Program. “These...

 

Culver City Middle School and Culver City High School Both Earn 2017 Gold Ribbon School Honors

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announces that 275 middle schools and high schools, including Culver City Middle School and Culver City High School, are being honored under the Gold Ribbon Schools Awards Program. “These...

 

Kelli Johnson Inducted Into Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

Kelli Johnson of Culver City was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Johnson was initiated at University of Arizona. Johnson is among approximatel...

 

San Bernardino School Shooting Strikes Home

In reaction to the domestic dispute that resulted in the shooting in San Bernardino on Monday CCUSD Superintendent Joshua Arnold released the following Statement along with helpful links for parents to guide their children: Culver City Families, Any...

 

Culver's Emily Schnider Named To College Dean's List

Emily Schnider of Culver City has been named to the Emerson College Dean's List for the Fall 2016 semester. Schnider is majoring in Writing, Lit and Publishing. The requirement to make Emerson's Dean's List is a grade point average of 3.7 or higher....

 

Mauro Caputo In Memoriam: A Retrospective – Paintings & T

The current exhibit at West Los Angeles College is particulary special to the campus as it features the work of Mauro Caputo, an award-winning graphic designer and long-time West art instructor. A reception, free to the public, will be held in the...

 

CCUSD Hashtag Contest Highlights All that's Great About Culver City Schools

As part of its continuing effort to involve parents, teachers, students and the entire community in the positive aspects of social media, the Culver City Unified School District and the Culver City Centennial Committee have announced $1,600 in...

 

Culver's Abdelmalak Makes President's List

Kristen Abdelmalak of Culver City was recently named to the President's List at Kennesaw State University. Abdelmalak was among the close to 3,000 Kennesaw State students who were honored for academic excellence in the Fall 2016 semester. University...

 

Culver's Twichell Accepted To Cornell (Iowa) College

Students from around the country were admitted to Cornell College for the Fall 2017 semester, including Aden Twichell of Culver City. One of the select "Colleges That Change Lives," Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa, is a national liberal arts...

 

CCUSD Named Fourth Most Diverse District in the Nation

Niche, a website that helps parents discover schools and neighborhoods that are right for them, has named Culver City Unified School District the fourth most diverse school district in the...

 

Mathletes Excel at 10th Annual Math Olympiads

CCUSD's fourth- and fifth-grade Math Olympians – or Mathletes – excelled during the 10th Annual Los Angeles Countywide Fouth- and Fifth-Grade Math Olympiads Tournament held on Saturday, March 11...

 

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