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Upcoming Events

Office Closed for Summer Break

Our school office will be closed starting June 17th, 2021 and will reopen on July 29th, 2021.

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If you need anything, please contact the district office at (408) 364-4200.  Have a wonderful summer and we look forward to welcoming back all our students  on August 19th, 2021.

Summer Meals for Healthier Children

The Seamless Summer 2021 meals program provides pre-packaged grab-and-go meals as part of our commitment to student and family wellness.

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Campbell Union School District's Grab-and-Go Meal Service runs Monday through Friday, June 14 – August 13, 2021

• Available for all children in the community, 18 years of age and younger.

• Children do not need to be enrolled in our district.

• Weekly meal pick ups provide each child with 5 days' worth of breakfast and lunch.

• Children do not need to be present at meal pick-up, adults can pick up for multiple children.

Locations and Hours

Drive-up and walk-up distribution willl be outside the following schools, Monday through Friday, at the times shown.

  • Capri Elementary School- 850 Chapman Dr., Campbell: 11AM-1PM
  • Rosemary Elementary School- 401 W. Hamilton Ave., Campbell: 11AM-1PM
  • Sherman Oaks Elementary School- 1800 Fruitdale Ave., San Jose: 11AM-1PM
  • Blackford Elementary School- 1970 Willow St., San Jose: 12:45–1:45PM

Questions? Please contact Child Nutrition Services at (408) 341-7210 or e-mail at food [at] campbellusd.org.

Summer Break and Farewell

It is so hard to believe that Thursday, June 10th is the last day of school and summer break is starting.

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We are so proud of all the students, staff, and parents who persevered this year. We all have worked hard and we all deserve a break so that we can rejuvenate and return back to school in August refreshed and ready to continue our journey at Forest Hill.

 

Along with ending an unprecedented school year, we wanted to send a special farewell to a few of our staff who are either retiring or moving on from Forest Hill.  Mr. Fletcher, Mrs. Prakash, Ms. Howland, and Ms. Holly are retiring. They have committed many years to education and to our students.  We also want to thank Ms. Baniaga and Ms Isaak for the work they have done at Forest Hill as they move on to a different school district.  We thank all of them from the bottom of our hearts and wish them all the best as they start a new journey in their lives. They have made an impact here and they will always be remembered.

 

We also want to thank Ms. Ajlouni, our assistant principal. We are proud to announce that she will be leaving Forest Hill so that she can lead Blackford as their new principal.  She too has left a mark on our school and we are grateful for the work she has done supporting our students, staff, and parents. She will be missed!

 

Of course we cannot forget our outgoing 5th graders as they transition into middle school. We are beyond proud of them and we wish them all the best. We hope that they continue to visit Forest Hill so that we remain in touch.

 

Please be sure to check your emails and our website in August for updates and information regarding the new school year. We will be waiting for guidance from the CDC and the Public Health Department to determine whether we will need to follow any special safety guidelines this upcoming school year. We will share more as information is shared with us.  Until then, please enjoy your summer, spend quality time with your children and we look forward to seeing all our returning students back on Thursday, August 19th, 2021.

 

Please be sure to view the student calendar for the 2021-2022 school year.

In Any Language, These Students are Winners

Students earn county award for bilingual/biliteracy achievement

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Thirty-nine Campbell Union School District (CUSD) students are earning the Middle School Pathway Award Towards the Seal of Biliteracy Award this year from the Santa Clara County Office of Education, marking a milestone toward earning the State Seal of Biliteracy at the end of high school. 

The Pathway award recognizes students who, by the end of 5th and/or 8th grade, have demonstrated a commitment to becoming biliterate and who have reached a degree of proficiency in both English and at least one another language. Some of the 39 students earned the award for proficiency in multiple languages, including: Farsi, French, Greek, Hindi, Japanese, Kannada, Mandarin, Marathi, Russian, Sanskrit, Serbo-Croation, Spanish and Tamil.

“We’re proud of these students’ achievements. The process is rigorous and they persevered through challenging tasks during a pandemic and remote learning,” said Superintendent Shelly Viramontez. “Research indicates that being bilingual and biliterate fosters mental dexterity, builds cultural appreciation, and validates the rich cultural backgrounds of our students.”

To earn the award, the CUSD students had to complete an oral presentation in their target language, reach an identified proficiency level in English-Language Arts, and be students in good standing who are classified as either English Only (EO), Reclassified Fluent English Proficient (RFEP), or English Learner (EL), and take at least one year in a World Language.

“We offer students opportunities to learn languages and build cultural competency so they can have success in our schools and beyond. If they go on to earn the Seal of Biliteracy in high school, their efforts can be evidence of skills that are attractive to future employers and college admissions offices,” said Denise Kilpatrick, Coordinator of English Language Development Programs. 

Local COVID-19 Vaccine Information, Clinics and Testing

We offer the following information in support of community wellness.

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There are several upcoming events that may be of interest to our community...

COVID-19 Testing Event

  • Sat., June 12: 10AM-6PM at Rosemary Family Learning Ctr., 401 Hamilton Ave, Campbell. (Sponsored by County Public Health) Register in advance 888-634-1123 or www.lhi.care/covidtesting.

COVID-19 Vaccine Events

  • Thur., June 10, 4-7:30PM: San Jose Earthquakes vaccination event. 1st dose vaccine clinic at PayPalPark, 1123 Coleman Ave., San Jose. Player autographs, food truck, family activities and more.
  • Drop-in Vaccine Clinics

For the most up-to-date drop-in vaccine clinic schedule and locations in various languages, please use the following links (for languages other than English, please scroll down the page until you see the drop-in clinic schedule table): 

 •  English  •  Spanish  •  Vietnamese  •  Tagalog  •  Chinese 

Education Community COVID-19 Vaccine Town Hall

  • Thursday, June 10 from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.: Kaiser Permanente South Bay, in partnership with the Santa Clara County Office of Education, invites you to a town hall for parents and the community. Please join us to learn more about COVID-19 vaccines and to ask your questions of our experts.