Important message: Resources to support learning at home during school closure

  Dear SB Unified Families, Thank you for your patience in these uncertain times. Our district office team has been actively formulating short- and long-term plans for instruction that will meet the needs of all our learners in SB Unified. We will continue to provide regular updates via ParentSquare, and we thank you for monitoring […]

COVID-19: Important notice regarding school closure

Attention families, staff and students of SB Unified: We are forwarding you an important message from Santa Barbara County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Susan Salcido that reflects the collaboration between SB Unified, our partner districts across the county, the Santa Barbara County Department of Public Health and the Santa Barbara County Education Office. Santa Barbara […]

Santa Barbara County schools cancel non-essential travel & events due to COVID-19 concerns

Attention SB Unified families and staff, We are providing you with an important message from Santa Barbara County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Susan Salcido that reflects the collaboration between SB Unified, our partner districts across the county, the Santa Barbara County Department of Public Health and the Santa Barbara County Education Office. (see Dr. Salcido’s […]

SB Unified Certificated Interview Fair

Discover your future in education with us! SB Unified Certificated Interview Fair Saturday, April 4, 2020 Santa Barbara Junior High 721 E. Cota St., Santa Barbara Apply by March 15, 2020 at www.sbunified.org/jobs (Click on the certificated tab & go to interview fair job posting.) If selected for an interview, you will receive an email from our team […]

School Trustees Select Superintendent Search Firm

Santa Barbara School Board Trustees voted unanimously on Tuesday to hire McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C. as the consulting firm to handle the district’s search for a new superintendent. Cary Matsuoka, who has served as the Santa Barbara schools’ chief for the past four years, will retire in June. The Omaha, Nebraska-based firm has been conducting […]

Franklin Elementary Earns California Distinguished School Award

Franklin Elementary School students and staff are elated with the news that their campus has earned the prestigious California Distinguished School recognition. State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond made the announcement on Wednesday that Franklin is one of 323 elementary schools across the state being honored under the 2020 California Distinguished Schools Award Program. […]