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Marina High and Monterey High just opened Student Resource Centers to meet the needs of our students with food, clothing and supplies. Many of our students have been faced with adversity this year due to COVID-19 and the local fires. Donate today!
The federal government has updated its regulations, and families are now able to access Grab & Go Meals without having to present student's name or student ID. Students do not have to be present for families to receive meals. Students must be 18 years and under.
MPUSD IS HERE FOR YOU: Parent engagement in their child’s education is critical. MPUSD wants to provide resources to help you navigate Distance Learning. Every Wednesday, we will offer workshops to support our families.
The Monterey Peninsula Unified School District is pleased to welcome new and returning students, and families to 2020-21 school year. We know this year is certainly unique. We have appreciated your input and patience throughout the summer months as we planned for this school year. As a system we're committed to ensure that we provide the support necessary to overcome any barrier that might get in the way of your child's success.
Take two minutes to hear from Superintendent PK Diffenbaugh about the start up of the 2020-21 school year.
Last night, the Board of Education voted, on my recommendation, that the new school year start in full Distance Learning only. This decision was difficult to make as we know that the best place for students is at school. (Click headline to read more.)
As you know, all MPUSD schools will open the 2020-2021 school year in a Distance Learning model. We are committed to ensuring that students continue to experience the care and commitment of our staff and the routine of daily learning, even in full Distance Learning. (Click headline to read more.)
Take a minute to hear from Superintendent PK Diffenbaugh about the planning for the start of the 2020-21 school year, as well as sign up for a Town Hall to hear information and next steps.
The Monterey Peninsula Unified School District initiated an internal Task Force to begin exploring the reopening of our schools in the 2020-21 school year based on the new guidelines released from the California Department of Education and the California Department of Public Health. The guidelines require schools to consider hybrid schedules in order to limit the total number of students on campus at one time and ensure that students are kept at least 6 feet apart where practical. MPUSD held four community Town Hall meetings to provide information, answer questions and to hear input from families.
Monterey County Herald: Guest Editorial PK Diffenbaugh: State Budget Must Reflect Our Values: Invest in Schools
Educators will be forced to overcome this budget challenge — offering services despite the lack of adequate resources. We shouldn’t have to. It is a reflection of our societal values that we continue to underfund our schools while relying on them to be the primary institution responsible for meeting the needs of our most vulnerable populations. Read more in this weekend's Monterey County Herald (click headline link).
Monday & Tuesday: All Grade Levels Wednesday - Friday: 11th - 12th grade
Thanks to everyone who came out Tuesday and Wednesday to support our Seniors with the cap and gown distribution. They were so grateful and appreciative. We will have more Senior events in the future and I hope you all will be able to participate.
Welcome to the Marina High Visual Arts Scholar Gallery! Between the Ceramics and the Drawing and Painting courses, Marina High has over half the student body studying the visual arts (around 380 Scholars!). On this site, you will find a snapshot of the work produced by our talented artists. Click on the tabs above to explore our latest assignments. Please enjoy!