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2016-17: The Year of The Reader

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 »

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BUSD Elementary Students Match Their Literary Judgment Against the Adult Experts

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 »

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School Board Meeting Stream January 11, 2017

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Notice for Current BUSD 8th Grade Families – January 13 deadline

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 »

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District Update and Workshops: Building the Future of our Schools Together 6:30pm Thurs Jan 12

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 »

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Berkeley Public Schools to Host Research Symposium: January 21, 2017

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 »

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New Board Policy on Undocumented Students

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 »

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School Board Meeting Stream December 7, 2016

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Informational Fair for Kindergarten & New Families – This Saturday, Dec. 3

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 »

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BUSD Moves to Protect Undocumented Students

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 »

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The Power of Audiobooks Discussed in KQED’s Mindshift

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 »

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