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About Atherwood Elementary School


We Find the Star in Every Student.


Atherwood students will be valued and educated through a rigorous standards-based curriculum to become critical thinkers and caring productive members of society within our community supported school.


Atherwood Elementary School, as a multicultural and diverse learning community, prepares each student for academic, social, and personal success by providing a safe, supportive, challenging and meaningful environment.

We will:

  • Encourage a love of learning in all students by providing the academic and social skills necessary to reach their greatest potential

  • Provide equal access to the core curriculum regardless of language, race, creed or circumstance to maintain our high academic standards

  • Maintain an active partnership with parents by promoting participation in all aspects of their child’s education

  • Integrate the use of technology into the core curriculum and provide opportunities for enrichment


The Board of Education of the Simi Valley Unified School District meets at the City Council Chambers, City Hall, 2929 Tapo Canyon Road, Simi Valley, CA, 93063. Please call the District Office or visit website for the meeting schedule.

  • Board President Dan White
  • Clerk of the Board Bob LaBelle
  • Scott Blough
  • Bill Daniels
  • Dawn Smollen

School Board members may be contacted through the School District Office.

The Simi Valley Unified School District will accommodate individuals with disabilities. Forty-eight hours notice is required to meet special needs for public meetings. If a special need is required for attendance, please contact the school office at (805) 520-6730.