Big Bear, CA, May 12, 2015 - At Monday’s Special Board meeting of the Bear Valley Unified School District, Superintendent Kurt Madden gave his resignation to the Board effective July 1st. Mr. Madden has accepted a position in the Bonita Unified School District as Superintendent. Chairman, Bev Grabe, expressed that the Board sadly accepted his resignation. Kegham Tashjian and … [Read more...] about BVUSD Superintendent Kurt Madden Resigns
Big Bear Lake, CA, April 28, 2015 - In a letter released today by Kurt Madden, Superintendent of the Bear Valley Unified School District, addressed to school district employees, community members, and the media, it was disclosed that top administrators, Kurt Madden, Superintendent, and Walter Con, Assistant Superintendent of Business Services, are both being considered for … [Read more...] about Appears Departure is Imminent for Two Top BVUSD Administrators
Big Bear, CA, February 18, 2014 - Four years ago, due to budget cuts, BVUSD had to cut funding for the Elementary Strings Program which provides free participation for 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students interested in learning to play in an orchestra. Due to the state altering their education funding formula this year, there is a possibility that the District will fund the program … [Read more...] about Fireside Chat… with Strings Attached
Big Bear Lake, CA, May 8, 2013 - Man About Town candidate Kurt Madden challenges people of all ages and skills levels to compete in Obstacles on the Bear: A 5K Experience at Bear Mountain Resort. The May 11th event is the latest fundraiser as part of Soroptimist International of Big Bear Valley's ongoing campaign to Stop Teen Violence. Features include: Tractor … [Read more...] about Climb, crawl and run your way to victory!
Big Bear Lake, CA, March 17, 2013 - The 20th annual Man About Town campaign is now underway! Every year, Soroptimist International of Big Bear Valley challenges local men to raise funds for the Stop Teen Violence project. Last year the three candidates raised over $90,000 together. This year’s candidates are Brian Bianchi, co-owner of Le Dolce Vita Tasting Room; School … [Read more...] about Bianchi, Madden and Willis start “Man About Town” campaign
Big Bear Lake, CA, November 6, 2012 - In a written statement released today by Kurt Madden, Superintendent of the Bear Valley Unified School District, he addressed an incident that occurred yesterday, November 5th on a local school campus. At approximately 3:45 pm, it was reported to the administration of the Big Bear Middle School that a handgun was on campus. The … [Read more...] about School District Recovers Gun on Local Campus