Summer is now officially here, but that doesn’t mean learning stops. Summer is one of the best times to delve into a wealth of educational endeavors, beginning with reading. Research has shown that students who read over the summer break naturally increase their literacy skills, helping them stay on track academically and ready for fall when the new school year begins.
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Over 6 million public school students across California have had their schools closed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes the over 29,000 students attending the San José Unified School District. While school buildings are closed, San José Unified is implementing a comprehensive plan to provide vital support to its students, families, teachers, staff, and community throughout Santa Clara…Read More Top
Parents, we want to hear from you! As part of San José Unified’s commitment to prepare today’s students to be the thinkers, leaders, and creators of tomorrow, we’d like to hear your thoughts about our schools and your child’s education experience. You can provide your input by filling out a quick survey that should arrive at your home the last week of…Read More Top
Each spring, schools across California participate in the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress program, also known as CAASPP.
This year, your student will participate in the Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments for English language arts and mathematics (SBAC), the California Alternate Assessments (CAA), and, depending on their grade level, the California Science Tests (CAST).
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Exciting times are ahead! Join us at the All Middle Schools Overview Night to hear about key dates and deadlines, what to look forward to in 6th grade, and a short presentation from each of San José Unified’s seven excellent middle school programs: Bret Harte, Castillero, Herbert Hoover, John Muir, Muwekma Ohlone, River Glen, and Willow Glen.
Event takes place on Wednesday,…Read More Top