The 2011-12 school year began Thursday for the Santa Barbara Unified School District’s two year-round schools — Cleveland Elementary and Santa Barbara Community Academy.

The district is searching for a new principal at the Santa Barbara Community Academy.

Former principals Tim Quiroz and Nancy Maynez will share the leadership responsibilities until the end of August.

The balance of the district’s schools will resume classes on Thursday, Aug. 25.

— Barbara Keyani is the administrative services and communications coordinator for the Santa Barbara Unified School District.