Reed Kindergarten School Tour

Parents interested in having their child attend Reed Elementary please RSVP (to the Reed Office at 535-6247) to attend a presentation, and tour, to learn about Reed academic programs, and school community.

KINDER TOURS:  January 23rd, 26th,  and February 6th
9:10-9:30 Greeting and presentation in Library (B-3)
9:30-10:00 tour through three classrooms and the campus, answer questions,etc.

Click here to link to the district information about new enrollments for the 2015 school year

Please sign in at the Office, and then go the Library/Media Center (B-3). In order to minimize disruption to classes, we request that only parents attend the tour. Thank you for your consideration.

Secondary Choice Process - Middle School Tours

Current 5th and 8th grade students who are changing school levels (Elementary to Middle School; Middle to High School) must complete and return their School Choice Application by mid-February if they wish to participate in Phase I on the Choice Process.  Information about the School Choice applications will be mailed home to all 5th and 8th grade students residing within the SJUSD boundaries during the beginning of January. More information is availableon the district School Choice Process web page. Please click on the calendar link below to see the middle school tour schedule for schools you are interested in visiting.

2015 Middle School-TourCalendar(PDF)


At Reed EVERY child matters!

A California Distinguished School, in the central district of San Jose Unified. Reed provides all children with a comprehensive education, a strong foundation in all academic and social areas including technology and the performing arts. In 2012, Reed was awarded the 2020 Vision award for our noteworthy accomplishments in closing the achievement gap.

We are committed and dedicated to all students reaching and exceeding academic proficiencies and preparing our students with the necessary 21st century skills. A caring, highly effective, and experienced staff holds high expectations for both academic and social development. 

We support the success of our students through our Reed ROCKS program; we are Respectful, Organized, Caring, Kind and Safe. Students are explicitly taught behavior expectations and rewarded on a daily basis for being ROCKStars! We believe in providing opportunities for students to succeed!

Reed’s parents are an integral part of our community. They provide support in events, funding and community spirit. We value our partnership in achieving our district’s mission and vision.

Welcome to Reed

Reed Elementary School, located in Southwest San Jose, reflects the rich cultural diversity of San Jose Unified School District and the surrounding neighborhood.

Reed School includes 20 kindergarten through fifth grade classrooms that focus on teaching District and State Standards. The Reed Staff differentiates for many types of learning needs.


Reed Paper Drive

Please consider donating 8.5 x 11 copy paper to meet our copying needs. This is one of our biggest expenses. We would greatly appreciate your donations of white or colored reams (traditional: green, yellow, pink, blue).  Please drop off in the office, or with your child’s teacher.

If you are able to donate a whole case of paper, please come to the office and pick up a coupon for $10 off a purchase of $30 min. This coupon expires 11/30/14 and must be used at the Office Max Blossom Hill/Almaden Expwy location only.  Great deal!  Please help!

If you have any questions, please contact Patricia “Tish” Bailey at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), or call (408) 535-6247.

Thank you!