2016-17 is The Year of The Reader in the Berkeley Unified School District.
We’ve started a webpage about it and will continue to expand the information available about this special year […] Continue Reading »
For picking the best children’s book, who do you trust more — adult “experts” or the children themselves?
Now you’ll have a chance to compare, thanks to Berkeley elementary school students […] Continue Reading »
Attention All 8th Grade Families — IMPORTANT INFORMATION regarding enrollment at Berkeley High School for next year:
Enrollment season at Berkeley High School (BHS) is underway. You should have already received […] Continue Reading »
Please join us on Thursday, January 12 for an update from Superintendent Evans for a brief update on priorities and initiatives for the year, including progress on our Local Control and […] Continue Reading »
Please join educators, researchers, teachers, instructional staff, parents, guardians, and community members for BUSD’s annual Research Symposium on Saturday, January 21 from 8:30am – 12:30pm at the Berkeley Adult School.
You […] Continue Reading »
The Board unanimously approved a policy at its December 7, 2016 meeting to protect undocumented students. A link to the policy is here. The Board also gave direction to […] Continue Reading »
Do you have a child ready* for Kindergarten next fall? Will you be enrolling your elementary age child for the first time in the Berkeley Unified School District for the […] Continue Reading »
BUSD is engaged on several levels in addressing community concerns about the welfare of immigrant students and families in the wake of the Presidential election.
Several schools have provided opportunities for […] Continue Reading »
Berkeley’s public school libraries provide students access to a large selection of audiobooks that augment the extensive book collection on the shelves. In this piece produced by KQED, BUSD’s teacher […] Continue Reading »