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!
- Principal’s Message
- Instructional Calendar
- School Accountability Report Card (SARC)
- Informes Escolares de Rendición de Cuentas (SARC)
- School Handbook (PDF)
- Normas de la escuela (PDF)
- New Immunization Requirements 7~12
Reed Office Hours
The Reed School Office is open from 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. on days school is in session. When visiting or calling the campus (408-535-6247) our wonderful office staff will direct your call, or answer any questions you may have. Please make sure to sign in at the office when you are visiting our campus.
SJUSD OPPORTUNITY 21
Our Vision: “All San Jose Unified School District students are inspired and prepared to succeed in a global society.”
Our Mission: “San Jose Unified School District’s mission is to eliminate the opportunity gap and provide every student with the finest 21st century education.”
At Reed we accomplish our mission by providing a positive environment that develops life long learning skills so that students become productive, successful members of society.
At Reed School; EVERY child matters!
When you are in a hurry to bring your child to school, please remember to respect our neighbors by parking only in unrestricted zones, not moving their garbage cans on Monday mornings, and/or staying in your cars in the Passenger Loading Zone. In addition, set a good example for your children and cross in the crosswalk. No jaywalking, please!
Please remember traffic and parking rules so that everyone is safe and our drop off and pick up runs smoothly.
- Please drive slowly and carefully around our school, especially during drop off and pick up.
- Unfortunately, there are no parking spaces on school grounds for the general public, only for staff and the handicapped. You need to park on the bordering streets.
- We need all drivers to NOT park in the bus areas on Glacier.
Passenger Loading Zones & Bus Zones
Please remember to abide by the passenger loading zone regulations. Use the zone as designed, for dropping off and picking up..not for parking! Please stay in your cars.
At all times, please do not park in the bus zone!
Thank you so much for your assistance!
Flashback Friday Spirit Day
On Friday, March 27th, students can wear a vintage Reed t-shirt. Vintage Reed shirts will be on sale by the PTA all of next week, starting after the Monday morning announcements. Kids can wear a shirt they have, buy a vintage shirt, or dress up like their favorite decade.
Reed Elementary School
Come see your child perform!
Performance held at Pioneer High School
1290 Blossom Hill Rd., San Jose, CA 95118
Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
Tuesday, March 31@ 5:30pm
3rd - 5th Grade
Wednesday, April 1@ 5:30pm
Directed by Ms. Mia Ibrahim,
CSMA Music4Schools Teacher
April 9th - Common Core Math Night
Reed and Hacienda parents are invited to a Common Core Math Night, on Thursday, April 9th, being hosted at the Hacienda Cafeteria, 1290 Kimberly Drive. Reed and Hacienda teachers will present information to help parents understand how teaching standards have changed with Common Core, and what is expected of our students. Parents can see how their children are engaging with the content, and get a clearer understanding of the math practices.
Parents, please join us for this informative event.
Common Core Information