Hoover Elementary School Student Attendance Area Options
On May 18, 2015 at the Town Hall Meeting regarding Hoover Elementary School Student Attendance Area Options, the Burlingame School District presented the following 3 options.
The next meeting for action on this topic is School Board Meeting, June 9, 2015 at 7:00 PM in the district offices, at 1825 Trousdale Ave, Burlingame, California. To see the entire presentation shown at the May 18, 2015 meeting, click here
Congratulations to Washington student Davis Grundmann!
Roosevelt receives a Kent Award!
Monday, May 11th, Roosevelt Elementary was presented with the Kent Award. The reception was held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Foster City. Roosevelt earned this award for their "Building Engineers from the Ground Up". These awards are given to outstanding and innovative programs in the classroom.
Burlingame School District conducted a homework survey to obtain parents' input on the adherence of the District's newly adopted Homework Policy. Click here to view the presentation of the results presented to the Board at their May 12, 2015 Board meeting. Click here to view the District's Homework Policy.
Study Session Board Meeting Highlights- May 26, 2015
Burlingame School District held a Study Session Meeting of the Governing Board on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
The Board of Trustees recognized Kimberly Rosales and Perry Mizota for receiving the District's H. Jay Burns Award for their continuous dedication and voluntary service to the school district. The Board approved the School wide Enrichment Model (SEM), a personalized learning model for all K-5 students that will replace the District's current GATE program. The Board approved the 2015-2016 Instructional Minutes.
The Board of Trustees approved the second and final reading of Board Policies 5131.62 Tobacco and 3513.3 Tobacco-Free Schools. The Board approved the Professional Services Agreement for Prop 39 funds to Climatec, LLC and approved the second amendment to the Hoover Elementary School Lease-Leaseback Agreement.
The Board received information on the 2015-2016 Budget and May Revise. The Board approved Resolution 2014/15-27 Requesting Tax Rate for Bonds.
CAASPP Assessments April - June
The testing window for the new state assessments, CAASPP (California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress), April 13-June 5. Please note that not every school will start at the beginning of the window or continue all the way through, June 5th, but it is beneficial for you to know the testing window to avoid unnecessary absences. Grades 3-5 will be assessed in math and literacy. 5th grade students will also be assessed in science. The math and literacy assessments are aligned to the new Common Core standards and include both selected response and constructed response questions as well as performance tasks. The following link will take you to the practice test if you would like a preview of what your students will be doing in May.
BSD Local Control Accountability Plan Meeting
Thank you for those who attended the Town Hall Meeting Thurs., April 9th to engage in a conversation and planning for the update of the District's Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP).
Please click here to view the presentation
For more information on the District's LCAP, please click here
Safe Routes to School
The Only Way to Get There!
Check out the alternatives to sitting in traffic for getting your child to school. Visit our Safe Routes to School page for information about bus routes, and Youth Clipper Cards, traffic flow maps, walking and bicycling resources and other useful alternative transportation resources.
NEWS FROM THE DISTRICT
Enrollment and Registration
First Day of School for 2015/16 is Tuesday, September 1, 2015
DISTRICT MAILING LIST
To view past Governing Board Meeting Notifications, Highlights and Superintendent Updates, please click here.
Please click here for updates on Hoover Elementary School