News, updates, events

We will continually update this site as Measure U unfolds. Please check back often for news and project information.

Coastal Development Permit Application Filed for Summerland School

The design of Summerland School is complete. On June 30, 2019, the District applied for a Coastal Development Permit (CDP) for Summerland School. The District was required to meet three important milestones prior to submitting the CDP application to the County of Santa Barbara’s Planning …

Summer 2019 Projects Underway

Today, construction began on our latest round of classroom modernization projects at Aliso, Canalino/CFS, and CHS. The total construction expenditure across all three campuses for Summer 2019 Projects is just over $12.5 million! Canalino/CFS All of the classrooms in Buildings C and D at Canalino/Carpinteria …

Board Votes to Defer Projects to Leverage State Funding

It is the intent of the District to supplement Measure U funds with matching funds from the State’s Office of Public School Construction (OPSC). The Measure U team has completed the application process for approximately $15.3 million in matching funds. However, the amounts and timing …

Call for bids on Aliso Elementary School modernization project

The Carpinteria Unified School District is seeking bids from contractors for the Aliso Elementary School Campus Modernization project. As a condition of bidding the project, prospective bidders are required to submit a pre-qualification questionnaire and financial statement and attend a mandatory job walk. Mandatory Job …

The 2018 Measure U Annual Report is now available

The 2018 Measure U Annual Report is now available The Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC) oversees an annual audit of all Measure U expenditures. Carpinteria Unified School District received stellar ratings on all independent financial and compliance audits pertaining to the spending of Measure U …

Notice to Community: 5 Open Positions on CBOC

Carpinteria Unified School District is seeking community members to participate in the Measure U Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC). The CBOC is charged with reviewing facilities expenditures funded by Measure U bond funds and reporting to the Governing Board and the community. Download the …

Notice to Contractors: RFP Issued for Lease-Lease Back

The Carpinteria Unified School District is seeking statements of qualifications and proposals from contractors to perform preconstruction services (including constructability review and value engineering) and construction services for Carpinteria High School and Canalino Elementary School modernization projects utilizing the lease-lease back delivery method. Advertisement RFQ/P …

Summer 2018 Project Update

Construction at Aliso Elementary School, Canalino/Carpinteria Family School, Carpinteria Middle School and Carpinteria High School began in late spring/early summer 2018. The total cost of construction of these projects across all four sites is just over $15.5 million. Aliso Elementary School Over Summer 2018, new …

June 2018 Newsletter is Out

The latest issue of the Measure U Newsletter is now available. Read it here. Spanish version available here.