Kip Glazer, Ed.D. Named Principal of San Marcos High School

Dr. Glazer’s life story comes full circle, the new principal returns to the first place she began her life in the United States Santa Barbara Unified School District Board of Education named Kip Glazer, Ed.D as the next Principal of San Marcos High School. Glazer emerged as the top candidate following a competitive, nationwide search […]

Jennifer Foster selected as Principal of La Colina Junior High School

Foster makes history as the first female principal of La Colina Junior High. Santa Barbara Unified School District Board of Education selected Jennifer Foster as La Colina Junior High School’s next principal. Foster, an assistant principal at La Colina Junior High, will transition into her new role on July 1, 2019. Foster succeeds principal David […]

Santa Barbara Unified School District Prevails in Key Federal Court Battle

Ten-page court opinion moves toward dismissing all claims against Santa Barbara Unified School District and Just Communities Central Coast Santa Barbara Unified School District (SB Unified) and Just Communities Central Coast (JCCC) have won a significant ruling in the suit against them by the group calling themselves Fair Education Santa Barbara, Inc. In a ten-page […]

Dos Pueblos High School O’Leary Stadium Ribbon Cutting

March 14, 2019 1:30 P.M. Dos Pueblos High School Join us! Santa Barbara Unified School District is celebrating the completion of the O’Leary Stadium new turf field and all weather track project. This project was made possible thanks to the investment of local taxpayers through Measure I and support of the Dos Pueblos Athletic Booster […]

Bradley Brock Named Principal of La Cumbre Junior High

Santa Barbara Unified School District Board of Education named Bradley Brock as principal of La Cumbre Junior High School. Brock, an administrator at Irving STEAM Magnet Middle School, will begin his service at La Cumbre Junior High on July 1, 2019. He succeeds principal Jo Ann Caines who passed away in June 2018. Brock, a […]

When a Community Takes a Stand for Literacy

Written by: Claire Krock, Literacy Specialist, Santa Barbara Unified School District Equity is the latest buzzword in education. These conversations revolve around closing the achievement gap, racial equity, and utilizing technology to level the playing field. Yet, there is a deeper and historical equity problem facing education that is rooted in the ability and opportunity […]

Santa Barbara Unified School District Takes Action on Climate Change

School Board adopts resolution declaring climate change a generational justice and human rights issue Santa Barbara Unified School District Board of Education adopted a call to climate change action resolution at the January 15, 2019 school board meeting. The resolution recognizes that climate change is a social justice and equity issue that impacts all people […]

Santa Barbara Unified School District new student enrollment is now open

Application Deadline for school transfers is Friday, January 18, 2019 New student enrollment at Santa Barbara Unified School District is available for families enrolling for the first time and those interested in a school transfer. Residents that live within Santa Barbara Unified School District who are considering transferring to a district school that is not […]