Luther Burbank School District



    Board of Education Meeting, Tuesday, December 11, 2018


    On Tuesday, December 11 at 5:30 p.m., the Board of Trustees will hold its regular board meeting. Time for the end of closed session is approximate. Agendas for all board meetings can be accessed at the board agendas and materials tab of the site shortcuts menu on the District's main web page.

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  • Board Meeting Highlights from November 13, 2018


    On Tuesday, November 16, 2018, the Board of Trustees met during a regular board meeting. Here are some highlights from the meeting.


    • Approval of Resolution Number 11-13-18-02, "Resolution Regarding Native American Heritage Month"


    The Board of Trustees unanimously approved this resolution recognizingNovember as Native American Heritage Month. Native American Heritage Month is an opportunity for the Luther Burbank School District to honor the contributions, achievements, sacrifices, and cultural and historical legacy of the original inhabitants of what is now the United States and their descendants.


    Routine personnel items, contracts/contract adjustments, and consent agenda items were also reviewed and approved.

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  • Upcoming Events in December 2018 and January 2019


    There are a number of upcoming events that we will be holding during the month of  December 2018 and January 2019: 


    • Regular Board meeting, Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 5:30 p.m.: This date is a regular board meeting of the Luther Burbank School District Board of Trustees. The newly elected board trustees will be sworn in and will assume office at this board meeting, which is the annual organizational meeting of the board.


    • Winter Program, Thursday, December 20, 2018 at  6 p.m.:   Our K-8 classes will perform holiday selections from classic Hollywood movies and television. Please join us for this festive event!


    • Minimum Day Dismissal, Friday, December 21, 2018: The last day of school before Winter Break will be a minimum day dismissal at 12 noon for students in TK/K-8. The After School Program will follow its regular minimum day dismissal schedule.


    • Winter Break, Monday, December 24, 2018 through Friday, January 11, 2019:   Our K-8 classes will be in recess for the Winter Break. The School District Office will be closed during the week of December 24th. Classes resume on Monday, January 14, 2019.


    • Winter Break ends Friday, January 11, 2019:   Classes resume from Winter Break on Monday, January 14, 2019.


    • Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Federal Holiday), Monday, January 21, 2019:  There will be no school in honor of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday.


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  • Measure "HH" General Obligation Bond Passes


    While the election results must be certified by the Registrar of Voters and we are still pending absentee, mail-in, and provisional ballots being counted, it looks clear that Measure HH has been  supported by the Luther Burbank School District voting community. Many thanks to the voters in the Luther Burbank School District! The voters approved the bond measure by a vote of 68.93%! The faculty, staff and students are grateful to all the voters for making possible a 21st century learning envirornment for our students. We are confident that the funds derived from this passage will serve the students of LBSD for generations.


    The District will continue to apply for state grants for which it is eligible. Please see the attached fact sheet for information on Measure "HH".


    Measure "HH" Fact Sheet



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  • Election of New Trustees on November 6, 2018


    The Luther Burbank School District Board of Education had three open seats to fill in the November 6, 2018 election. Board members elected in November will serve 4-year terms beginning December 2018.


    The voters have selected Norma Castaneda, and Vincent Robinson as the new Trustees for the Luther Burbank School District. The winning candidate for the third seat will be certified by the Registrar of Voters on December 6, 2018. The superintendent, district faculty and staff, and all stakeholders look forward to collaborating with the District's governing board to continue increasing student achievement and maintaing the District's indepedence through fiscal solvency. The new Trustees will be sworn in at the regular board meeting on Tuesday, December 11, 2018.

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