Budget Advisory Committee Meets Today

Big Bear, CA, February 15, 2012, 1:00pm -This afternoon, beginning at 3:15pm, the Budget Advisory Committee for the Bear Valley Unified School District will meet to continue discussions regarding recommendations for school budget cuts with a goal at this time to reduce $300,000 to the budget.  Superintendent Kurt Madden will ultimately decide what … [Read more...]

“Preteen Vaccine Week” Begins this Week

San Bernardino, CA, February 13, 2012, 8:00am: The County of San Bernardino Department of Public Health is promoting “Preteen Vaccine Week” which is February 12th through 18th as part of a nationwide effort to remind families of preteens and adolescents about recommended and required immunizations.  A new immunization requirement was added in … [Read more...]

BVUSD Approves Parcel Tax Consulting Agreement with TBWB Strategies

Big Bear, CA, February 9, 2012, 8:00am - Last night the Bear Valley Unified School District Board of Trustees met in a Special Board meeting to discuss one heavily weighted agenda item.  Board members reviewed a Parcel Tax Consulting Agreement presented by Charles Heath of TBWB Strategies, a political consulting firm.  Mr. Heath most recently … [Read more...]

Write a Letter: Support Our Schools

Big Bear, Ca, February 3, 2012, 12:00pm - Due to the recent announcement by Governor Brown regarding the cutting of funds for the Home-to-School transportation budget by $800,000 in the Bear Valley Unified School District, a few concerned teachers and parents are taking action. The cuts proposed would force the removal of school bus service from … [Read more...]

BVUSD Regular Meeting Further Outlines Parcel Tax Idea


Big Bear, CA, February 2, 2012, 12noon: At last night’s regular board meeting of the Bear Valley Unified School District Board of Trustees, during the public comment section of the meeting several parents spoke on behalf of dismissed Middle School aide, Ken O’Hare.  The distressed speakers outlined Mr. O’Hare’s dedication to students and … [Read more...]

Bear Valley School District Budget Advisory Committee Meeting

Big Bear, CA, January 30, 2012, 12noon:  Last Thursday, the Budget Advisory Committee of the Bear Valley School District met to receive a status update in regards to Governor Brown’s proposed 2012-2013 State Budget and to begin discussion of potential expenditure reductions.  The Committee, which was formed in 2008, is comprised of District … [Read more...]

Kindergarten Orientations This Thursday


Big Bear, Ca, April 19, 2011, 1:00pm - Parents who have children who will turn 5 years old by December 2nd of this year are eligible to enroll their child in kindergarten.  Kindergarten orientations will be held starting this Thursday, April 21st at Big Bear Elementary School and North Shore Elementary School.  Big Bear Elementary’s kinder … [Read more...]

Kindergarten Orientation-Big Bear Elementary School

For parents of children who will be age 5 before December 2, 2011 and who live in the Big Bear Elementary School area.  Receive the information needed to register your child for school.  Call Big Bear Elementary at 866-4638 for additional information. … [Read more...]

Bear Valley Unified School District to Relieve Julie Chamberlin as Principal for 2011-2012 School Year


Big Bear, CA, March 22, 2011, 5:00pm - Earlier this month, Julie Chamberlin, Principal of Big Bear Middle School, was advised by the Bear Valley Unified School District Interim Superintendent that she would be relieved of her responsibilities as Principal and would be returning to the classroom as of the start of the 2011-2012 school year.  At the … [Read more...]

BVUSD Meeting to Find Interim Superintendent

Big Bear, Ca, September 7, 2010, 12:00pm - The Bear Valley Unified School District Board of Trustees will meet on Friday September 10th at 1:00pm to find an interim Superintendent.  Current Superintendent Dr. Nancy Wright made her resignation earlier last month, and will be leaving the position on October 1st.  The Board of Trustees will meet … [Read more...]