The credit rating of Berkeley Unified School District was upgraded two levels by Standard and Poor’s (S&P) from AA- to AA+ based on tax base growth and operating performance, and […] Continue Reading »
The current version of the BSEP tax measure expires at the end of next school year. Our community has been engaged in a planning process to prepare a renewal measure […] Continue Reading »
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Smarter Balanced Assessment (SBA)
Learn about California’s Smarter Balanced Assessment (SBA), the computer-based, adaptive tests in schools.
Try out the online tool our students in grades 3-8, and […] Continue Reading »
Malcolm X Celebrates National Women’s History Month with Five Plays
Malcolm X Elementary School 2nd graders performed five short plays on “Women Who’ve Changed the World” telling the stories of Dolores Huerta, Amelia Bloomer, Wilma […] Continue Reading »
BHS Varsity Boys’ Basketball Team Compete in State Championship First Time Since 1924
In March, Berkeley High School’s Varsity Boys’ Basketball team won the Division I Northern California CIF championships, beating Menlo-Atherton 61-51 at […] Continue Reading »
The Berkeley Unified School District’s Annual Performing Arts Showcase was Sunday, March 20th in the Berkeley High School Community Theater on Allston Way. Over 2,000 members of the Berkeley public school […] Continue Reading »
“It is not enough to teach our young people to be successful…so they can realize their ambitions, so they can earn good livings, so they can accumulate the material things […] Continue Reading »
All of Berkeley’s public schools celebrated February as National Black History Month, in addition to making the greater commitment to recognize black history and the contributions of diverse cultural groups to our national history and […] Continue Reading »
A lawsuit against the California Department of Education (CDE) is having an impact on all school districts across the state, including ours. The case has received significant attention from the […] Continue Reading »
Berkeley Technology Academy (BTA) teacher Margaret Agbowo-Onyewuenyi was awarded Outstanding Teacher by the CUE Awards Committee in February 2016. The CUE Outstanding Teacher award recognizes a classroom teacher who is […] Continue Reading »