Thanksgiving Closure

All SJUSD schools and offices will be closed November 26 and 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 is a district-wide minimum day. The specific dismissal time for your child’s school can be found under bell schedule or by calling the front office.

Todas las escuelas y oficinas del SJUSD estarán cerradas el 26 y 27 de noviembre por motivo del Día de Acción de Gracias.
El 25 de noviembre de 2015 tendremos un horario más corto en todo el Distrito. La hora de salida específica para la escuela de su hijo(a) se puede encontrar en el horario de clases en la página de internet de la escuela o llamando a la oficina principal.

5th grade
5th Grade

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Special Education


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Office Staff


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3rd Grade

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2nd Grade

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1st Grade

Welcome to Booksin Elementary School

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We need your input. Booksin received $212,500 from Measure H and our School Site Council members are working hard to decide how we can better support our students and staff at Booksin. Please take 5 minutes to complete this survey.


Mrs. Petrea and Louie the Bulldog

Vision and Mission


Our students are inspired and prepared to succeed in a global society.


Our mission is to eliminate the opportunity gap and provide every student with the finest 21st century education.
The Booksin community :

will work in partnership to create an environment where children are challenged intellectually and supported socially in ways appropriate to their strengths, needs, and experiences

will provide explicit standards based instruction using 21st century skills (communication, collaboration, critical thinking/ problem solving, creative thinking, and global citizenship)

will align resources to support programs in the school plan that motivate and encourage lifelong learning.

Quick Links

Booksin Beat

Student Resources

SELAC at Booksin

School Site Council

Reference Material

Booksin Afterschool Programs

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