October 2019

Happy Halloween!

In celebration of today’s spooktastic holiday, we at SMSF would like to share a brief background on the origin of one of America’s most popular days of the year! Halloween, or formerly known as All Hallows Eve, dates back to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain. The Celts, who lived approximately 2,000 years ago, celebrated […]

SMUSD Ranks #1, Again, In CAASPP Testing!

On October 10, 2019, the California Department of Education announced that our school district, once again, ranked top in CAASPP (California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress) test results! This distinction marks the fifth year in a row where our school district had the highest percentage of students who meet and exceeded CAASPP standards. In […]

New Family Welcome Reception

The San Marino Schools Foundation hosted its third annual New Family Welcome Reception on Thursday, October 3, 2019, at the Old Mill in San Marino. Many new families and families with young children attended this welcome party, which serves as an introduction for new families to get to know one another, District administration, and SMSF. […]

Thank you to all the families who donated or pledged to SMSF during this year’s First Day Packet. We at SMSF would not be able to do what we do without the support of our SMUSD families. San Marino High School Donors Susan Sulieman & Nadir AbdelrazigRichard & Lisa AmadorLeah Yao & George AnThe Argueta […]