Santa Monica Alternative Schoolhouse

Santa Monica Alternative Schoolhouse (SMASH) is a K-8 public school of choice with team teachers and multi-aged classrooms. SMASH strives to help children become active participants in a democracy still being shaped. The curriculum, co-created between students and teachers, is based on students' interests and backgrounds, as well as current local, national, and global events, and is taught in an environment that embraces freedom with responsibility. Our goal is to nurture competent, compassionate, confident, and creative citizens.

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9/25 Parent Ed Presentation on Vaping, E-Cigs and Addiction, Samohi Cafeteria, 7:00pm Download the flyer >
9/28 Heal the Bay Aquarium visit for 7th grade students
K-8 Dismissal at 1:30pm
Staff inquiry, 1:45-4pm
10/3 Picture Day
Site Council, 3:15pm
10/4 Core 2 Field Trip to Broad Stage
10/5 Smashbash sales 8:15am
Core 4 provides staff appreciation lunch, 12:30pm
K-8 Dismissal at 1:30pm
10/8 Core 1 Walk It! Bike It! Week, October 8 - 12
10/10 Math fullness Morning Meeting -parent Ed event, 8:30am
PTSA executive board, 5:30pm
PTSA General meeting, 6pm
10/12 Community group morning meeting, 9:15am
K-8 Dismissal at 1:30pm
10/15 School Tour, 10am
10/19 K-8 Dismissal at 1:30pm
10/26 K-8 Dismissal at 1:30pm
Halloween Carnival, 1:30pm
Parent Ed. Presentation on Vaping, E-Cigs and Addiction
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Samohi Cafeteria, 7:00 pm

Join us for this important Samohi PTSA Parent Ed presentation about Vaping, E-cigarettes and the addiction they can cause in our children. Download flyer >
NOTE: We will start with a short presentation and vote about supporting Measure SMS on the November 2018 ballot. Measure SMS will enable us to continue our efforts to upgrade and modernize our Santa Monica Schools. The Parent Education presentation will begin at 7:30 pm.

Message from Superintendent Dr. Ben Drati: Importance of Attendance
While September is Attendance Awareness Month, our district's pledge is to create a culture of showing up every day of every month. We know that achievement and student success are inextricably linked to attendance.More>

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