In January 2010, SB Family School started the first high school
math circle in Santa Barbara, the Santa
Barbara Math Ellipse, while UCSB continued running the junior
high math circle.
Then in October 2010, UCSB switched its junior high math
circle to be a high school math circle, so SB Family School started a middle school branch of the Santa
Barbara Math Ellipse, which morphed into an upper elementary school math circle in April 2013.
Finally, in February 2015, the Santa Barbara Math Ellipse for lower elementary school students began.
2011, SB Family School ran an elementary school math
circle at the Santa Barbara Charter School. The Art of Math:
The SBCS Math Circle met after school at
SBCS once a week from April to December. If you're interested in having SB Family School
bring a math circle to your school, please contact