Silicon Valley Reads collaborates with school districts and community organizations to promote reading and literacy in the Silicon Valley. Each year, a new topic for discussion is introduced and book titles selected for the community to read and discuss together. Books are identified for young readers that encourage families and communities to read together to promote reading and appreciation 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).
These assessments help school…Read More Top
We hope you’ll join us for the second town hall meeting of the 2018-19 school year. The event will be held in Gunderson High School’s theater, 622 Gaundabert Lane, San Jose, CA 95136 on Monday, Feb. 4th from 6-8 p.m. Live Spanish interpretation and free childcare will be provided. RSVP today by visiting sjusdtownhall190204.eventbrite.com. San José Unified’s town hall meetings are designed to bring…Read More Top
San Jose, CA, January 10, 2019 - Beginning in 2019, the San José Unified School District (SJUSD) will partner with the Department of Special Education at San José State University in a first-of-its-kind special education teacher credential program in an effort to address the current shortage of special education teachers felt nationwide. Called “Rise into Special Education (RISE),” the program creates a…Read More Top
Have a student entering middle school next year? If so, please join us for Middle School Information Night on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 from 6:30- 8 p.m. at Hoover Middle School, 1635 Park Avenue, San José, CA 95126. Doors open at 6 p.m. in the Media Center with a quick introduction followed by breakout sessions for families interested in attending…Read More Top
Growing up in Silicon Valley doesn’t ensure a student will be tech savvy. In fact, many young people in the U.S. don’t have the opportunity to try computer science, even here in the shadow of high tech companies. To promote tech learning in school, San Jose Unified’s Lincoln High school teachers, volunteers and administrators worked together with Microsoft Philanthropies’ TEALS-(Technology, Education and Literacy in…Read More Top
We want to thank everyone who participated in our districtwide Town Hall Meeting on Monday, September 24th, at Pioneer High School. Many parents, staff, students, and community members were in attendance to comment on and ask questions regarding San Jose Unified School District. If you had questions or comments we couldn’t answer that night, we’ve tried to do so here.
The conversation will…Read More Top
We want to thank everyone who participated in our first district-wide Town Hall Meeting of the 2018-19 school year on Monday, Sept. 24th at Pioneer High School. Parents, staff, students, elected officials, and community members joined us to provide feedback, voice concerns, and ask important questions about the district, our schools, and our focus in the months and years…Read More Top
We invite you to join us at our first community town hall meeting of the 2018-2019 school year. The event will take place on Monday September 24, 2018 in the Performing Arts Center (PAC) at Pioneer High School, 1290 Blossom Hill Road, from 6pm - 8pm.
All parents, staff, and community members are encouraged to attend and have your voices heard.…Read More Top
Welcome to the 30,000+ students and their families who returned to classes on August 15. From kindergarteners to high school seniors, smiling faces were seen throughout the San José Unified School District.
To see back to school photos click here.Read More Top