Our story

San José Unified is an innovative urban school district that is reinventing the education system by bringing together teachers and staff with parents and students, inspiring each to discover their own greatness.

Serving over 30,000 students from transitional kindergarten through high school in 41 schools from Downtown San José in the north to the Almaden Valley in the south, San José Unified is Silicon Valley’s largest and most diverse school system.

To see our boundaries and find a school, visit our School Locator.

Our vision
Preparing today’s students to be the thinkers, leaders, and creators of tomorrow.

Our mission
Uniting as one community, we elevate opportunities for all.

Our plan
Read our road map for 2017-2020.

Want to learn more? Visit one of our schools. Join a school site council or parent-teacher association. Attend a board meeting or volunteer for a community advisory group. You are always welcome!


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