School district delivers ‘top-notch’ arts programs, faces cuts


Pictured from left: Webster Elementary School students Gracie Kinyon, Gabriella Watkin and Phoebe Little in violin class, instructed by Ty Carnes. Classes such as this might be cut due to a $10 million to $12 million budget deficit within the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District. Photo by Holly Kinyon