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Fifth-grader wins school district spelling bee

CULVER CITY — Jason Williams stood tall and confidently spelled previous to take home the 15th annual Culver City Unified School District Spelling Bee title Feb. 20 at Robert Frost Auditorium.  The fifth-grader from La Ballona Elementary School finished atop 23 other spellers — four students from each of the district’s five elementary schools and Read More…

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Middle school student to play with orchestra Feb. 16

CULVER CITY — The music program in the Culver City Unified School District has had a profound effect on Culver City Middle School student Hailey Gomberg and her family. Not only did her parents, James (class of 1989) and Missy (Young) Gomberg (class of 1990), meet as young musicians in Culver City High School Marching Band, Read More…

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School district security officers are using bike patrols

CULVER CITY — More and more Culver City Unified School District security officers have begun appearing on and around local campuses astride mountain bicycles, part of an effort aimed at encouraging friendly interaction with students, parents and community members. From the seat of a bicycle, officers are more visible than on foot and more approachable Read More…