News & Updates

New Family Mixer - 2 Weeks Away!

Our New Family Mixer is only two weeks away! This event is an excellent opportunity for new and Pre-K/Kinder families to come together to get to know one another, District administration, as well as, Foundation Trustees and staff. Remember, complimentary childcare will be provided! To RSVP and learn more information regarding the event, please visit […]

New Family Welcome Reception

On Thursday, October 3, 2019, from 6-8 pm, the San Marino Schools Foundation is hosting our third annual New Family Welcome Reception for all new and Pre-Kindergarten/Kindergarten families. This is a great opportunity for new family and Pre-K/Kinder families to get to know one another, District administration, as well as, the Foundation. Complimentary childcare will […]

Welcome Back to School!

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 […]

Barth Athletic Complex Grand Opening

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 […]

Meet and Greet Reception For Dr. Jeff Wilson

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 […]

Registration Is Now Open - Support SMSF Today!

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 […]

Close the Gap During the 2019-2020 Fiscal year

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 […]

Amazon Prime Day 2019 Is Almost Here!

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, YOU can help support the San Marino Schools Foundation while getting the best deals […]

Ending On a High Note

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 […]

Successful Day Making Lemonade Out of Lemons!

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! […]