A lot of you came out for Dine Out on May 13th, where the community and local businesses showed their support for the district’s Cooking & Gardening programs by contributing a percentage of sales to our program. Last year, over 40 local food establishments and customers helped us raise $25,000 for the program. We are […]
KTVU Channel 2 recently ran a piece about school on Saturdays in Berkeley, including the students’ field trip to Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS). Don’t miss the kids talking about what it’s like!
The BUSD Office of Family Engagement and Equity, Rosa Parks Resource Center and Activity Hero invite you to a district-wide … SUMMER RESOURCE FAIR! Sign your kids up now for Summer activities! Tuesday, March 18 4:30-6:00 pm Rosa Parks Elementary School located at 920 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94710 La Oficina de Equidad e Involucramiento […]
There is no school for students on Monday, Jan. 27th. Instead, BUSD teachers and staff will be participating in district-wide staff development.
The BUSD Office of Family Engagement and Equity offers district-wide support for families, and is in the second year of piloting school-based family engagement programs at six of the district’s elementary schools. The work of all the Family Engagement and Equity staff is to support and educate parents and families in three main focal areas: […]
The Tim Moellering Field Dedication Ceremony on Saturday September 21st drew over 250 people even though it had to move inside because of heavy rain. Tim Moellering Field, located at the corner of Martin Luther King Jr. Way and Derby Street is a multi-use field designed for all field sports. Named for a beloved Berkeley […]
The Berkeley High School Ultimate Frisbee team competed in the California State Championship tournament May 19-20, sponsored by USA Ultimate in San Luis Obispo, and were crowned State Champions after beating the nine-time repeat winners from Alameda in the finals by the score of 11-6! The team is now 18-3 on the season and is […]
The California Department of Education released the 2012 Accountability Progress Report today. This annual report contains two sections: 1) the state Academic Performance Index (API) measuring year-to-year growth in academic achievement that a school or local educational agency (LEA) has made, and 2) the federal Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) measuring how well a school meets […]
Tdap Alert! – California school immunization law requires ALL students entering 7th grade to show proof of a whooping cough (pertussis) booster shot, called Tdap, before entering school. Students who fail to meet this requirement will not be allowed to attend school starting on Wednesday, August 29th 2012. For more details see: https://www.berkeleyschools.net/tdap-ready-for-7th-grade/
Berkeley (29-2) trounced Kennedy of Sacramento 56-38 Saturday night to secure its 11th appearance in the Div. 1 state championship game. Arizona State-bound Elisha Davis made four three-pointers and scored 17 points, and Desire Finnie and Rachel Howard added 13 points each. The winner plays the Division I SoCal winner Mater Dei in the State […]