On behalf of the Board of Trustees and all faculty and staff, Jim is pleased with the District’s many accomplishments over the past several years, some of which include:
2012 Santa Ynez School is recognized as one of 387 California Elementary Distinguished Schools and one of seven schools in Santa Barbara County
2011 Dr. Jim Brown receives Statewide Superintendent/Principal of the Year Award
2011 Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors Issues Resolution of Commendation to Dr. Brown
2009 Title One National Blue Ribbon Recognition Award Nominee
2008 Title One Achieving School Recognition Award
2007 Santa Barbara County’s Highest API Growth Recognition
2004 School Bond Measure Passage to Modernize all District Facilities
2002 California Distinguished School Awardread more
Superintendent Jim Brown and Principal Maurene Donner welcome you to the College School District and invite you to become part of an outstanding small school district. The District is committed to a quality education for every learner and to our slogan, Developing World Class Learners Every Day!
Santa Ynez School is recognized as one of 387 California Elementary Distinguished Schools!
STAR Test results for Santa Ynez Elementary show most impressive gains in the Valley! moreread more
2012 Distinguished School
Congratulations Bobcats for Receiving the 2012 California Distinguished School Award
We are recognized as one of 387 California Elementary Distinguished Schools and one of seven schools in Santa Barbara County. Our award is a direct reflection of the dedication, hard work, and vision of our school’s educational community! This is a great honor for Santa Ynez School and our College School District!
A celebratory event is being co-hosted by the Los Angeles County Office of Education and will be held on Thursday, May 3, 2012 at the Pacific Palms Hotel and Conference Center, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. At this time we will be awarded a Distinguished School Plaque and Flag.
We are also planning on having a school wide celebration for this special award. We will keep you posted to the date and time of our school event.read more