Since 2002, San Marino has been the top achieving unified school district in the State of California.
To maintain this unique success, it is critical that we all do our part to support our schools and students. Public education may be free, but an exceptional public education is not.
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Welcome back to school all SMUSD students, parents, staff, and families! As SMUSD launches into a new and exciting school year, SMSF is participating in many of the back to school events throughout the first weeks of school at each campus. We hope to see you there! We, at SMSF, are dedicated to educating families […]Read More
On Saturday, August 10th, the San Marino Schools Foundation, San Marino Unified School District, and the Board of Education hosted a community-wide Grand Opening and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the newly finished Barth Athletic Complex (BAC) at Huntington Middle School. The BAC, which consists of a gymnasium, wrestling room, fitness center, and two classrooms, has been […]Read More
Yesterday evening, the San Marino Schools Foundation held its first VIP reception of the year, a Meet and Greet with the new SMUSD Superintendent Dr. Jeff Wilson, for its strongest supporters. Held at the home of Cole and Cindy Harris, the reception brought together SMSF Gold Sustainer and above donors, District administrators – including school […]Read More
It is hard to believe, but registration for the 2019-2020 school year is officially underway! Can you believe that summer is almost over? During First Day Packets, all parents have the opportunity to support their child’s educational journey by giving to the San Marino Schools Foundation. SMSF is vital to the health of SMUSD, and […]Read More
For decades, San Marino has taken pride in its public schools. Since the District was founded in 1951, the students of San Marino have benefited from some of the best educational opportunities in the state. The whole community, including teachers, administrators, parents, and students, have made sure that SMUSD continues to create an educationally rich […]Read More
Amazon’s Prime Day starts this upcoming Monday, July 15 at midnight PST and goes all the way through Tuesday, July 16. This year is the first time that Amazon Prime Day is more than 24 hours long! While shopping at smile.amazon.com, YOU can help support the San Marino Schools Foundation while getting the best deals […]Read More
The month of July signifies the beginning of our new 2019-2020 Annual Campaign and fiscal year. Thank you to everyone who supported the San Marino Schools Foundation during the 2018-2019 Annual Campaign. Because of the support we received during the last month of our 18-19 year, we were able to raise over $70,000 in just […]Read More
Congratulations to these students for hosting a successful lemonade stand in support of our schools. In total, they raised over $3,000, including donations from afar on the SMSF website and Facebook Fundraiser. Thank you to these students and parents who took action to support our schools. We raise a glass of lemonade in their honor! […]Read More
We were pleasantly surprised to see in this week’s San Marino Tribune that local students will be selling lemonade and baked good this Friday to support our schools. We admire these students for taking action to help us meet our goal of $2 million for full-time credentialed teaching positions. Support their efforts and show that […]Read More
We are less than ONE week away from the end of our 18-19 fiscal year, and we are still short of our $2 million commitment for teachers. 100% of donations given to SMSF positively impact all four San Marino schools. Donations raised during last year’s Annual Campaign funded 21 full-time teaching positions across the District. […]Read More
The San Marino Schools Foundation (SMSF) is a California non-profit organization founded in 1980 to provide financial support to the San Marino Unified School District for its four schools Carver Elementary, Valentine Elementary, Huntington Middle School and San Marino High School.