SANTA MONICA-MALIBU UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

PRESS RELEASE

Contact: Paddie Harris

310-450-8338, ext. 240

For Immediate Release

September 17, 2001

School Board Accepting Application for

District Advisory Committees Opportunity for Parent and Community Involvement in Public Education

The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education is now accepting applications for Fall appointments to District Advisory Committees. The application deadline is Friday, October 5, 2001. Parents and community members are invited to apply.

The basic purpose of District Advisory Committees is to advise the Board of Education regarding School District needs and issues in areas of child care and development, community health and safety, fine arts, instructional technology, intercultural, special education, sports and physical education and Title IX Gender Equity. Appointments will be made at a regularly scheduled Board meeting in October or November.

For further information or to pick up an application form, please contact any District school or Paddie Harris in the Superintendent's Office, 310-450-8338, ext. 240.

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Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District

1651 16th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404 • tel 310-450-8338 • fax 310-581-1138