Parents, we want to hear from you!
As part of San José Unified’s commitment to provide every student with the opportunity to discover their own greatness, we encourage you to share your thoughts about our schools and your child’s education experience by taking our annual survey.
Parents can take the survey by visiting go.sjusd.org/sjusd2017
Students will take the survey during their regular classes. If you do NOT want your child to participate then please click HERE to download a form that you need to complete and return to your child’s school.
Principal and Assistant Principal
Welcome to Booksin Elementary School
We want to hear from you!
Please click here to learn more about our parent survey.
Solar Panel Project
Click here for Solar Project Flyer
Bibbity, Bobbity, Boo…we want photos of you!
Please share your Halloween and Walkathon moments!
And pix from last year’s Family Fun Night & San Jose Giants night would be welcome, too!
There are many ways to share your photos with your yearbook team…please click on this link for some tips on how to share: the project no. 726270, no password required!
Click here to access the BESCA yearbook page.
Report Card Presentation
Fall report cards and conferencing are next week. This power point is to help familiarize yourself with information around standards-based grading, SJUSD’s homework policy and at risk letters. It is encouraged you watch this before meeting with your child’s teacher.
Girls on the Run is a life-changing, non-profit program for girls in the 3rd through 5th grade.
Our mission is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun,
experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running.
Girls on the Run at Booksin needs volunteer coaches in order to offer the program next spring.
•It is a 10-week program from 3/7/17 – 5/20/17
•Tuesday and Thursday afternoons after school 2:30 - 4:00 PM
•We meet on the back field at Booksin by the baseball diamond
•Training for new coaches is provided by Girls on the Run Silicon Valley
•You will be working with 2-4 experienced coaches
•Contact Carol Swink at 408-499-9612 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
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.