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Berkeley High School Orientation Information for SY 17-18

Seniors – Monday, Aug. 21
Juniors – Tuesday, Aug. 22
Sophomores – Wednesday, Aug. 23
Registration hours:
Last Name A – G        8:30 to 10:00 am
Last Name H – O        10:00 to 11:30 am
Last Name P – Z         1:00 to 2:30 pm
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Information and Resources for Immigrant Families/Board Policy on Undocumented Students

The Board unanimously approved a policy at its December 7, 2016 meeting to protect undocumented students. This resolution followed on January 25, 2017.
El Board (Mesa Directiva) en su reunión del […] Continue Reading »

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Berkeley Teachers to Start New School Year with New Contract

Berkeley teachers have ratified a new contract with the Berkeley Unified School District for this school year, 2017-18, and the following year, 2018-19.
The contract was approved by Board of Education […] Continue Reading »

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Berkeley Police & Fire to Hold Training Drill at Berkeley High on Thurs., June 22

Please be aware that the Berkeley Police and Fire Departments will be conducting a training drill at Berkeley High tomorrow, June 22, from 1 to 4 p.m., according to a […] Continue Reading »

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Spirited Send-Off for Class of 2017

The enthusiasm was as warm as the unseasonable weather Friday night, June 16, when the Class of 2017 kept tradition very much alive with a grand graduation ceremony at the […] Continue Reading »

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Berkeley Unified Earns Digital Citizenship Certification

We’re delighted to relay the following report from BUSD Library Coordinator Becca Todd about the District earning a notable distinction as a Common Sense Certified District in “Digital Citizenship” – […] Continue Reading »

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Mock Trials – 5th Graders Immerse Themselves in Highly Prepared Courtroom Contests

The most suspenseful element of a mock trial conducted by 5th graders is that no one knows the outcome – will the jury find the defendant guilty?
The prosecution and defense […] Continue Reading »

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King Teachers/Staff Lead DC Trip for 195 8th Graders

A King Middle School tradition was resurrected this year thanks to teachers Victoria Edwards and Mya Hotter, who organized and led 195 of King’s 8th grade students on a five-day […] Continue Reading »

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NOTICE: New Developer Fees (School Facility Fee) for Berkeley Unified School District

Effective June 8, 2017, many new developments in Berkeley will be assessed one-time Developer Fees, known also as a School Facility Fee, by the Berkeley Unified School District.
The fees will […] Continue Reading »

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School Board Meeting Stream May 31, 2017
The meeting will begin at 7:30pm

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Building Community at the “Learning Exchange”

Community building, education and equity were big themes at the Learning Exchange gathering held at Longfellow Middle School on May 20.
The 6-hour event drew more than 100 people – students, […] Continue Reading »

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