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 News    December 1, 2016 

Culver School Safe For Illegal Aliens

At its November 22 meeting the CCUSD Board of Education unanimously passed a resolution declaring all CCUSD campuses as “Safe Zones,” saying it won’t allow law enforcement agents looking to deport those without documentation on its campuses...

 
 News    December 1, 2016 

Linwood Howe Elementary Celebrates Disability Awareness Month

Shortly after Linwood Howe Elementary’s PTA formed the first-ever Special Needs Committee* in Culver City the school’s leadership seized on the opportunity to further educate the students about all kinds of disabilities, including physical, emoti...

 
 News    November 24, 2016

WLAC Students Voice Election Displeasure

Like many other students around the nation, nearly 100 students at West Los Angeles College participated in a protest walk during the lunch hour on Wednesday, November 16. The activity was coordinated by the college’s Associated Student...

 
 News    November 17, 2016

Two Community Events AT WLA College

West Los Angeles College invites the community to two popular annual events this Saturday, November 19. "YOU and YOUR Money ...decisions for today and the future" is a free seminar from 10:30 a.m. to...

 
 News    November 11, 2016

A Game Show Event For Teens

The Help Group will be hosting Game Show Event. All teens ages 13 to 17 are invited to join in for our Game Show event on Sunday, November 13 in Culver City. Teens will engage in a variety of activities, which are modeled after television game...

 
 News    November 3, 2016

Fineshriber Family Foundation Plants More Seeds

At the October 25 school board meeting Culver City Education Foundation (CCEF) President Wendy Hamill presented the School Board of the Culver City Unified School District with a check for $75,000-...

 
 News    November 3, 2016

Mermaid Costume Winner at CCHS Halloween Contest

Angeline Wacker is the winner of the Halloween costume contest at Culver City High this year. She is wearing a custom crafted Mermaid costume she made of hundreds of hand applied shells and pearls to the tiara, matching shoes and bra top. Also...

 
 News    October 27, 2016

Culver City High Senior Notches ACT Perfect Score

Culver City High senior Zachary Greenberg has earned the highest possible score on the standardized ACT exam – a composite score of 36. "Zachary is the epitome of a scholar athlete who excels in...

 
 News    October 27, 2016

La Ballona Students Join Mathematicians And Math Scientists Inside the "Math Circle"

Students at La Ballona Elementary School are taking part in an innovative, new learning experience designed to help them learn about mathematics in a way that is both fun and engaging. Each Tuesday after school students gather for La Ballona Math Cir...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    October 27, 2016

HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT: Interview New School Superintendent

One's fate can be determined by something as simple as a piece of paper pinned to a tree. Just ask Culver City Unified School District's affable and enthusiastic Superintendent, Dr. Joshua Arnold,...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    October 27, 2016

SONY Donates $50,000 To Culver Schools

Ever since SONY Pictures Entertainment arrived in Culver City more than 30 years ago they have held community involvement and participation at the highest level. They have donated time and money to...

 
 News    October 20, 2016

CCUSD Earns CSBA Golden Bell Award And $1,000 Sponsorship Award

The California School Board Association (CSBA) has announced that Culver City Unified School District has been awarded the 2016 Golden Bell Award in the Community Schools through Partnerships and...

 
 News    October 6, 2016

WLAC Welcomes New President

West Los Angeles College students, faculty and staff provided a warm welcome reception for Dr. James M. Limbaugh who was selected to be the college's new president, effective October 3, 2016. Limbaugh...

 
 News    September 29, 2016

Storytime With Superintendent Arnold

Culver City Friends of the Library are pleased to announce its October storytime with Culver City Unified School District Superintendent Dr. Joshua Arnold on Tuesday, October 4 at 7 p.m. Join new CCUSD Superintendent Dr. Joshua Arnold and discover...

 
 News    September 29, 2016

Culver's Arielle Singer Makeso Union College Dean's List

Arielle Singer, of Culver City has been named to the 2016 Dean's List at Union College. Singer is a member of the Class of 2018, majoring in Organizing Theme. To be named to the Dean's List, Union students must have a grade point average of 3.5 for...

 
 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...

 

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