SMMUSD Seniors Receive Scholarships, Celebrate College Admissions
Follow-up Story: Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District continues to prepare students for life beyond high school, recently celebrating the accomplishments of the graduating class of 2015 with three commencement exercises this month honoring 857 seniors. Malibu and Santa Monica high schools honored their respective senior classes at formal ceremonies held June 4 on campus and commencement for Olympic High School graduates held June 3 at Casa del Mar Hotel. Olympic High School graduates were awarded $33,800 through 18 scholarships ranging in value from $100 to $2,500. Malibu High School honored five valedictorians and a graduating class of 143 seniors. Thirty-three students were recognized as California Scholastic Foundation Lifetime Members. Santa Monica High School celebrated the graduation of 678 seniors.