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School News

By Lynne Marie S., Parent

Students Explore The World of 3-D Printing 

“3D Printing? Is that even a thing?,” you might ask yourself, if you are not an engineer, not a technophile, or maybe not an informed adult (speaking only for myself of course).

Well, as it turns out our upper grade students are finding out it is “a thing,” and one with perhaps endless possibilities. Through relatively inexpensive plastic filament, our 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders are generating designs and physical objects and concepts to tickle the brain and tease the imagination.…

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Camping Trip Reflections

 
Reflection on Our First Village Camping Trip

By Julie, Village School Parent 

I was hesitant to commit to going on the camping trip. In new environments I tend to like to hang back and observe for a while before jumping in. Being a parent has been a binge-watch mini series of pushing myself to go beyond my comfort zone. I knew it would be a good experience for my son, so I decided to “take one for the team.”

When we arrived on Saturday morning we were welcomed by my son's teacher, Gretchen, and the friendly faces at the registration table. Seeing the…

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New School to Open August 2018

 

Campbell School of Innovation Will Have a Design Thinking Focus.
Opening for Grades TK-4 and Growing to TK-8 by 2022.

A new school is coming to Campbell in 2018. The Campbell School of Innovation, a public school for transitional kindergarten through eighth grade is being hailed as a catalyst for changing the landscape of learning in Campbell Union School District.

“Our society is changing rapidly,” said Dr. Shelly Viramontez, Superintendent of the Campbell Union Elementary School District. “It’s critical that all of our…

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Del Mar High School is hosting a free seminar for all students and their families to explore IB and how it offers academic options for everyone.

What: Can it be that IB is for me?!

When: Tue., 11/28/2017, 6:30 – 8:00 PM

Where: Del Mar Staff Lounge, 1224 Del Mar Ave., San Jose, CA 95128

RSVP: www.bit.ly/2i0nSCD  (Light refreshments will be served. Kindly RSVP.)

“Can it be that IB is for me?!” is the first in a series of parent…

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A community meeting will be held at 295 Cherry Lane, Campbell (Campbell Middle School) at 6:00 p.m. on December 5th.  Information about the school’s focus, facilities and enrollment will be discussed.

The input provided at the November 14th meeting will be shared with the Board at the November 16th Board meeting, in which we will present proposed boundary and enrollment recommendations.

Another informational meeting is planned for December 5th,…

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Did You Miss It?

 

 Watch the Video

Our school's author of the year was one of 12 who were treated like a celebrities for their achievement in writing at the 15th annual Rising Young Authors event, October 18th. About 140 people came to applaud the budding writers' creativity and perseverence in creating award-winning works of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry. …

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Free library accounts will be available to all Campbell Union School District (CUSD) students. Please read the important notice to parents/guardians.

The Santa Clara County Library District (SCCLD) is offering a wonderful opportunity to all Campbell Union School District (CUSD) students: free library accounts! All students enrolled in CUSD schools are eligible.

The accounts enable access to the library’s rich learning resources, including books, eBooks, reference collections for research, computers, music, databases and more.  The accounts also can be merged with…

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Just a reminder that Friday, October 27 is a Teachers' Inservice Day. Students will not attend school that day.

Community Meeting: Oct. 24

 

A discussion of district boundaries as we prepare to open the new Campbell School of Innovation.

Preview the proposed school attendance area boundaries  for the District’s new TK-8 school.

Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., at the 
Campbell Middle School Cafeteria, 295 W. Cherry Lane, Campbell
Spanish interpreting service will be available.

Questions? Email contact [at] campbellusd.org, or phone 408-364-4200 ext. 6254

Bookmobile. CalFresh. Health Services. County Immigration Program. Community Services and more.

The October 14 Parent University also features a community resource fair, available 8a-12p, at Monroe Middle School. Open to the public.

Exhibitors

Assistance League of Los Gatos - Saratoga

Cal Fresh Nutrition Program - U.C. Extension

Campbell Library - County Library District

CUSD Preschools…

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