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).
These assessments help school districts and the…Read More Top
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.
Many…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
San José Unified’s Family University will host its second 2019/20 event on Saturday, February 8th, 2020 at Hoover Middle School, 1635 Park Avenue, San Jose, CA from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. “School Transitions” the main theme for the Winter session, will discuss making school transitions from: Preschool to Kinder, Elementary to Middle School, Middle School to High School, and Special… Read MoreTop
San José High School (SJHS), California’s second oldest public high school, has added new murals to their campus. The vibrant works of art showcase the school’s educational atmosphere; highlighting the aims and values taught at the school through its rigorous International Baccalaureate (IB) program. The five new murals were chosen and created by members of the SJHS Art Club and feature a…Read More Top
San José Unified’s Family University will host its first 2019/20 event on Saturday, November 23 at Hoover Middle School, 1635 Park Avenue, San Jose, CA from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. “Leading Together,” the main theme for the Fall session, will discuss topics such as: School Site Council (SSC), School English Learners Advisory Committee (SELAC), Special Education programs, How to Address…Read More Top
Maintaining a strong connection with community, students, families and staff is part of the San José Unified (SJUSD) way. This strong bond was exemplified on Saturday, November 2, during SJUSD’s first 2019/20 San José Unified Nights event. Hosted by San José State University (SJSU), San José Unified students, staff and community members were invited to attend a San Jose State football…Read More Top
Outperforming many comparable school districts on statewide results of Smarter Balanced (SBAC) assessment exams, the San José Unified School District experienced similar performance to 2018 on the SBAC, according to a recently released California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) report by the California Department of Education (CDE). In addition, San José Unified outperformed the state as well as all…Read More Top
This online payment service provides an easy way to make school related donations using your credit/debit card or electronic check. Can be used for science camp donations, fieldtrip donations and so much more! Choose from Parent/Student Portal or Community Portal.Parent/Student Portal:
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