Beach Cities Health District partners with local school districts in Hermosa Beach, Manhattan Beach and Redondo Beach to create environments that support student, staff and parent health. Healthy habits developed at a young age can last a lifetime. Through the current COVID-19 pandemic, Beach Cities Health District is continuing to provide an array of programs and services within the required distance learning platform that increase physical activity, improve nutrition and promote social-emotional well-being.
School District Superintendents and Liaisons:
Hermosa Beach City School District:
Dr. Jason Johnson, Superintendent
Sylvia Gluck, Principal on Special Assignment
Manhattan Beach Unified School District:
Dr. Michael Matthews, Superintendent
Dr. Irene Gonzalez-Castillo, Assistant Superintendent, Student Services
Redondo Beach Unified School District:
Dr. Steven Keller, Superintendent
Dr. Anthony Taranto, Executive Director, Student Services
For more information on our school programs and partnerships, please click on the links below.
Students learn essential communication and decision-making life skills to help them navigate substance use in evidence-based substance use prevention curriculum like Stanford Tobacco Prevention Toolkit and Project Alert, while South Bay Families Connected provides families with free resources to help their children reach their full potential.
Childhood Obesity Decline in Redondo Beach
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health in partnership with Beach Cities Health District. Recent Trends in Childhood Obesity Prevalence in the Redondo Beach Unified School District: A Case Study; June 2020.