The ongoing pandemic has created some unique challenges for our students, families, and employees. We appreciate your continued support in keeping our school community as safe as possible. We are also committed to supporting the social and emotional wellbeing of our students and invite you to provide input about your students so we can provide the appropriate supports when they…Read More Top
Last week, California extended the deadline for grade change requests to pass/no pass for the 2020-2021 school year. San José Unified will accept requests from parents or guardians of high school students to change one or more letter grades earned in the 2020-2021 school year to a pass/no pass grade through Sunday, October 10, 2021.
We want to provide the information you…Read More Top
Dear San José Unified Community,
The start to the 2021-2022 school year has been a success. We are so happy to have our students back in person and have been impressed with how easily our students and employees have transitioned into the new year. We appreciate you working with our safety procedures to keep our students, employees, and community as safe as…Read More Top
Dear San José Unified Families,
We are excited to see our students in person on the first day of school next Wednesday, August 18. Our top priority is to keep our students, families, employees, and community as safe as possible, and over 2,800 employees are ready to safely welcome your students back to school.Safety Protocol
The State of California requires all K-12 students to…Read More Top
Earlier this month, California enacted new legislation that allows parents or guardians of high school students to request that one or more letter grades earned in the 2020-2021 school year be changed to a pass/no pass grade. We want to provide the information you need to help you determine if this option is best for your student.
College Admissions: Several colleges in…Read More Top
We hope you and your family are enjoying the summer recess. The 2021-2022 school year begins in five weeks, and we look forward to welcoming all students back to school in person on Wednesday, August 18, 2021. This letter contains several important updates and changes for the 2021-2022 school year, and we encourage you to carefully read the information so you are…Read More Top
Dear San José Unified Community,
It is hard to believe that the 2020-2021 school year is done. We invite you to watch a recap of the year in honor of our students, families, teachers, and staff as we progressed through this very unusual school year.
We look forward to welcoming all of our students back to in-person learning for the full school day…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).
These assessments help school districts and the…Read More Top
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
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