No School Today! BVUSD Calls A Snow Day

Big Bear, CA, February 20, 2013 - The Bear Valley Unified School District has called a snow day today with no school for all BVUSD schools with more snow expected throughout the morning. … [Read more...]

NO SCHOOL TODAY, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8TH

Big Bear, CA, February 8, 2013 - According to Kurt Madden, Superintendent of the Bear Valley Unified School District, all schools in the school district will be closed today due to ongoing law enforcement investigation, and the uncertainty about the whereabouts of Chris Dorner,   District offices will be open. … [Read more...]

No Students Will Be Dismissed From Schools Without Parent/Guardian Pick-Up

Big Bear, CA, February 7, 2013 - The Bear Valley Unified School District has retracted their statement to allow parents to call Big Bear High School to release students who drive themselves to and from school.  Instead, ALL students will be kept safe and supervised at each of the school sites until a parent, guardian or authorized adult on record … [Read more...]

School Buses Will Not Be Running This Afternoon; Parents Must Pick Up Students at School Sites

Big Bear, CA, February 7, 2013 - According to Walter Con of the Bear Valley Unified School District, school buses will not be transporting students home from school sites this afternoon.  Parents are encouraged to pick up their students at school sites.  Students will only be released to parents, guardians or authorized adults on record at the … [Read more...]

Heavy School Backpacks May Lead To Injuries

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Big Bear City, CA, August 20, 2012, 3:00pm - Children are back in school, and many are heading to school with over-loaded backpacks that can cause injury. According to research, about 50% of children have experienced at least one episode of low back pain, with 15% reporting frequent or continual pain. Research also indicates that this may be due … [Read more...]

BVUSD Amends and Votes on Budget Advisory Committee and Superintendent Recommended Budget Cuts

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Big Bear, CA, February 29, 2012, 3:00pm - Tuesday evening’s Special Board meeting of the Bear Valley Unified School District’s Board of Trustees was scheduled to discuss and vote on the budget recommendations suggested by the Budget Advisory Committee and Superintendent Kurt Madden with a goal of roughly $300k to eliminate from the school … [Read more...]

BVUSD Special Workshop Tonight to Vote on BAC/Superintendent Recommended Cuts to Budget

Big Bear, February 28, 2012, 7:00am - The Bear Valley Unified School District’s Board of Trustees will meet tonight for a Special Board meeting at the District offices at 42271 Moonridge Road with the open session beginning at 5:30pm. The sole agenda item is for the board to vote on the Budget Advisory Committee and Superintendent Kurt … [Read more...]

BVUSD Board of Trustees Work to Identify School Budget Reductions

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Big Bear, CA, February 27, 2012, 7:00am - Last Friday evening’s Special Board Workshop meeting of the Bear Valley Unified School District’s Board of Trustees continued discussion of the state’s budget crisis that has trickled down to our community and could greatly effect our children’s education.  How big of an impact that will be on the … [Read more...]

BVUSD Board Of Trustees To Meet For Special Workshop

Big Bear, Ca, February 23, 2012, 3:00pm - There will be a special meeting of the  Bear Valley Unified School District on Friday, February 24th at the Big Bear Middle School Library at 5:00pm.  The meeting will focus on a workshop discussing the second interim, which entails the BVUSD board of trustees setting a goal of having a positive … [Read more...]

BVUSD Budget Advisory Committee Recommends $310K Cuts in School Budget

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Big Bear, CA, February 16, 2012, 6:00am - As education budgets continue to dwindle in the state of California, the Budget Advisory Committee for the Bear Valley Unified School District, formed in 2008, met again this week to help provide input and suggestions for assisting the school board in identifying areas of the school budget that could … [Read more...]