In its annual rankings, U.S. News & World Report has listed three high schools from FUSD as among the best in California.
Board of Education actions
The Grimmer Elementary Intervention Specialist has been with FUSD since 1990.
FUSD & 24 of its schools named California Honor Roll Schools for 2016.
Twenty-one FUSD schools earn Gold Ribbon designation since 2015.
Four films from Irvington HS students earn awards in state competition.
HIghlights include a changing of the guard for the 2017-18 school year.
More than sixty freshman science and sophomore engineering students at American High School took their learning into the field last week when visiting the site of the new two-story classroom buildings
Action on Measure E items
New documentary helps parents and children understand growing up in the digital age.
Recognized for work to reduce suspensions, expulsions and chronic absenteeism.
Action on Measure E items:
Partnership seeks to forge new connections between FUSD and teaching artists.
Winners from 2017 Young Composer's Contest heard their work performed by Fremont Symphony Orchestra March 21st.
Will compete in State Bee May 13th.
All four will represent FUSD at State Competition April 1st at Cal-State Stanislaus
Washington High School was well-represented at the California DECA Career Development Conference Awards Ceremony.
Board of Education took the following action on Measure E, or facilities related, items:
New website designed to help families access information about K–12 districts and schools debuts March 15th.
On March 8, 2017, the Fremont Unified School District (FUSD) Board of Education is holding a Public Hearing on the suitability of the 2.5-acre property located at 43100 Isle Royal Street (Rix Property) for use as a public school using the California Department of Education’s site selection standards.
Board of Education approved the revised Measure E Bond Implementation Plan, Budget and Cash Flow for the $650 million school facilities bond program
Resolution pledges to provide school environment 'free from harassment and fear.'
Irvington High School among five schools in California, and 255 nationwide, named semifinalists in Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest.
Robertson recognized for operating innovative academic program to prepare students for college and a career.
FUSD proud to announce 48 students from four high schools candidates for Presidential Scholar Program.
Fremont's St. James Episcopal Church donates $2,000 toward unpaid meal accounts.
One of the most important tasks on the agenda for the Board of Education to discuss and take action on was to select a project option and authorize funds for the construction of a new science laboratory building at Washington High School (WHS).
Oliveira Elementary 5th-grader Vrajesh Daga takes 1st-place.
Mission San Jose High School's Jessika Baral one of 40 finalists from across U.S.
Former Chadbourne Elementary student Karen Chen earns gold in Kansas City.
CBOC represented by CBOC Chair Bryan Gebhardt, presented its second annual report to the Fremont Unified School District (FUSD) Boardof Education on January 11, 2017.
Only string orchestra invited to California All-State Music Education Conference.
FUSD has posted information for seniors and other individuals wishing to apply for waivers to the Measure I Parcel Tax.
A student-built 850 sq. foot home is now on the market.
Students representing two FUSD high schools are helping Fremont businesses conserve energy and save money.
from the Fremont Unified School District, Facilities Department and the Bond Measure E Team
Fremont Police Department gets Holiday Season off to a great start for 20 FUSD students.
District in process of purchasing former Rix Elementary School.
California State Superintnendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson writes letter re-affirming state's position against discrimination and bullying in schools.
Kennedy Fottball Coach Dave Damewood honored by the Oakland Raiders.
At its November 9, 2016, Board of Education Meeting, the Fremont Unified School District Board of Education took the following action on agenda items pertaining to the Measure E Bond Program
FUSD high school students spend day working with next generation of leaders.
“I am here for three reasons,” said Dr. James Morris, Fremont Unified School District Superintendent, speaking to the FUSD Measure E Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC) at its November 2, 2016, meeting. “The first is to say thank you to this committee. Each of you has put in an incredible amount of time, effort and energy on behalf of Measure E. We went to this community and asked them to pass what was at the time the largest bond in the County.”
How do we transition students from elementary school to middle school.
Named Finalists in White House Student Film Festival.
Four students from FUSD among 498 named national semifinalists in 2016 Siemens Competition.
At its October 26, 2016, Board of Education Meeting, the Fremont Unified School District Board of Education received the Financial Status Update on the 2014 Measure E Bond Program, and authorized staff to take action on several agenda items
“We are beyond grateful to have such a beautiful new building and we’ll be sure to take great care of it as years go by. I can’t wait to see how our future students will decorate and embrace this new building and make it a part of our Irvington culture.” —Irvington High School ASB President Nikita Gupta, Class of ‘17
At its September 28, 2016, Board of Education Meeting, the Fremont Unified School District Board of Education authorized the budget reallocation for Information Technology (IT) Infrastructure Projects for thirty sites identified in Series A.
Washington HS junior headed to New York in December to deliver TED Talk.
FUSD High School students were again well represented among National Merit Scholarship semifinalists.
Lots of ground being broken around FUSD thanks to Measure E funding!
Looking to eliminate paper clutter, FUSD partners with Peachjar for electronic flyer distribution.
FUSD proud to learn one of its teachers nominated for 2016 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Ribbon cut on new classroom buildings at Irvington High School & warm Springs Elem.
FUSD High Schools added to long run of outpacing the state average in ACT scores.
For educators and students alike, the start of a new school year is filled with great excitement and anticipation—and perhaps a few butterflies—especially for those entering kindergarten, junior high and high school.
School districts on track to generate more funds for school construction.
FUSD welcomes four new principals for 2016-17 school year. Meet Mattos Elementary's Susan Guerrero.
FUSD welcomes four new principals for 2016-17 school year. Meet Cabrillo Elementary's David Thornley.
Students from FUSD showed great improvement in the second year of the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP).
As of February 2016, there had been 52 travel associated Zika virus disease cases reported. No locally acquired cases reported.
FUSD welcomes four new principals for the 2016-17 school year. Meet Mission Valley's Denise Mapelli.
FUSD welcomes four new principals for the 2016-17 school year. We'll meet them all this week starting with Corey Brown.
At its July 20, 2016, Board of Education Meeting, the Board took the following Measure E Bond Program actions
Two FUSD Administrators earn California Administrator Awards.
At its June 29, 2016, Board of Education Meeting, the Board approved the assignment of John Chwastyk as the new Director of Facilities and Construction.
Administrative Appointments and Re-Assignments for the 2016-17 school year.
At its June 15, 2016, Board of Education Meeting, the Board took the following Measure E Bond Program action:
FUSD and Dublin Unified appear in Superior Court arguing for implementation of Level III Developer Fees.
FUSD students show their appreciation for Premot police officers.
Irvington High School’s Matthew Chan named recipient of 2016 Jerry R. Junkins Memorial National Merit Scholarships.
Several FUSD students earned awards at the 2016 National History Day California competition.
FUSD one of 13 public school districts in California to receive the title of 2015 Honor Roll School District.
FUSD, along with State of California, pleased to see trend of increasing high school graduation rates continue.
Proud to announce 14 FUSD students named 2016 National Merit Scholarship winners!
Brier Elementary's Karen Raudsep named FUSD's 'Teacher of the Year' for 2016.
Eleven FUSD Elementary Schools were recognized by the California Department of Education May 5th in Santa Clara.
Washington High School's Moksh Jawa featured in May 1st edition of Mercury News.
The Fremont Unified School District (FUSD) announced the appointment of two members to the Measure “E” Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC)
Mission Valley Elementary’s Michael Rivera wins Gold Award for Outstanding Educator April 23rd.
Ardenwood Elementary's Abinayaa Murugupandiyan takes 4th-place in California State Spelling Bee.
In its annual rankings, U.S. News & World Report has listed three high schools from FUSD as among the best in California.
Four FUSD high school students earn awards at recent Science & Engineering Fair.
FUSD proud that 11 of its elementary schools have earned California Gold Ribbon School Awards.
Centerville Junior High School partnered with the Greater Bay Area Make-a-Wish Foundation to celebrate a brave student and her family April 6th.
Hopkins Junior High School 7th-Grader is Runner-Up at State Geography Bee.
Alameda County Public Health Department names FUSD elementary schools to Community Immunity Honor Society for high Kindergarten immunization rates.
FUSD students showed their artsy sides at the District's annual Art Show March 16th.
Five FUSD Science Olympiad teams earned a trip to State Competition in April.
FUSD Board unanimously votes to place measure extending expiring, voter-approved local education funding on the June ballot for voters’ consideration.
First day of 2016-17 school year set for Wednesday, Aug. 31st.
The work of eight FUSD student composers was featured by the Fremont Symphony Orchestra March 22nd.
A FUSD student's Eagle Scout project has provided some needed furniture to some very appreciative preschoolers.
FUSD proud to announce four students qualifiy for National Geographic California State Bee, April 1st, in Fresno.
The calendar may read February, but the Holiday Spirit is still alive and well at Mission San Jose Elementary School.
“Our motto is ‘Instruction before Construction,’” said Dr. Kim Wallace, Assistant Superintendent - Educational Services.
Winners of the District's 2016 Young Author's Contest were recognized Feb. 23rd at Kennedy High School.
A Robotics team made up of students from Centerville Junior High School and Niles Elementary School win at Silicon Valley First LEGO League Championship.
Kennedy High School Teacher Jennifer Elemen named Secondary Educator of the Year by California Council for the Social Studies.
Mission San Jose High School junior Jessika Baral recipient of grant from Johns Hopkins University.
Recognized for long career advocating the sport, Mission San Jose HS Athletic Director Tom Thomsen named to Ca Wrestling Hall of Fame.
In April 2012, two organizations, the Morgan Hill Concerned Parents Association and the Concerned Parent Association (the plaintiffs), filed a lawsuit against the California Department of Education (CDE) alleging widespread, systemic non-compliance by local educational agencies with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and Section 504.
Middle School Instructional Task Force Community Forum on Tuesday, February 2, 6-8PM, at Walters Junior High, 39600 Logan Drive.
FUSD crowned another batch of champions at its 2016 District Spelling Bee January 29th, at Weibel Elementary School.
First Performance Audit—findings “present fairly”
New 12-classroom building scheduled to be ready for start of 2016-17 school year.
Hopkins Junior High School Science Bowl Team earns trip to Washington, D.C. with Regional Competition victory Jan. 24th.
FUSD Board of Education Trustee Dr. Michele Berke is hosting a 'Coffee Chat' Tuesday, 1/26, at Mission Coffee in Fremont.
At its January 13th meeting, the FUSD Board of Education voted to approve the creation of a Joint Use Request for Proposal (RFP) document to be sent out to potential before and after school providers in the community. I would like to take a moment to explain
Alameda County Superior Court denies motion seeking to force FUSD to assign new housing development to specific schools.
A trio of FUSD high school students are attracting attention in the science community.
A student-run Holiday Toy Drive at Durham Elementary brought some special guests to the school Dec. 17th.
Board of Education approved the Measure “E” Bond Series B Implementation Plan. Measure E, a $650 million school facilities bond passed by Fremont voters in June 2014.
Students at FUSD continued their run of matching performance in the classroom with overall physical fitness in 2014-15.
Warm Springs Elementary students have a definitive answer when asked what they did on their summer vacation.
Millard Elementary becomes first FUSD school to earn Green Star School Award for 'Zero Waste' program.
While the issue of bullying in schools is well-known and of great concern to children across the country, the problem doesn’t go away after graduation.
A new report named FUSD's Grimmer Elementary as one of San Francisco Bay Area’s top-performing schools for underserved students.
While it’s typically adults praising and rewarding good behavior, students will soon take the lead in their own movement encouraging kindness and compassion.
Preparing for an increasingly global society, FUSD & California proud to announce increase in high school grads earning State Seal of Biliteracy.
Irvington High School teacher Anne Chung was named a “Symetra Hero in the Classroom” during the school's Homecoming Rally Oct. 16th.
Get the latest on all things Measure E in the project's Fall newsletter.
While FUSD cannot comment on pending litigation, we want the community to be aware that this lawsuit has been filed. The District will provide updates on the lawsuit whenever possible.
With residential development outpacing its ability to accommodate new students, FUSD approves grading system to bring attention to the disparity between developer fees and cost of school construction.
Oliveira Elem. Teacher Prince Padania was recornized at the Alameda County Office of Education's Teacher of the Year Awards.
Leitch Elem. 2nd-graders donate $1,000 to Red Cross for wildfire victims.
FUSD proud to announce 130 high school students named 2016 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists.
Fresh off Monday Night Football win the night before, San Francisco 49ers' DL Quinton Dial visited Maloney Elem. Sep. 15th.
FUSD students perform well in first year of new state assessments.
What would you do if you found a wallet with $2,300 cash inside?
FUSD High School students once again outperform state average in ACT scores.
FUSD's website and individual school sites will soon have a new look.
FUSD is accepting Preschool applications for the 2015-16 school year.
FUSD Junior High & High Schools welcomed students back this week with annual 'MAZE Days.'
At its July 14, 2015 meeting, Fremont Unified School District (FUSD) Board of Education awarded an architectural design services contract to LCA Architects
FUSD has announced several administrative appointments and re-assignments for 2015-16.
American High School's Melinda Chang & Irvington High School's Michael Meng honored in celebration of education in Sacramento.
Five FUSD staff members recognized by the Association of California School Administrators.
With the end of the school year, construction has begun at FUSD.
Twenty-two FUSD schools were honored by the Campaign for Business and Education Excellence.
A 5th-Grade class at Weibel Elementary School chose to use a cash prize as an opportunity to 'Pay it Forward.'
Congratulations to all members of FUSD's Class of 2015!
IHS Parent and Childhood Development students put their sewing skills to great use.
Kennedy High students used math concepts to build house during two-year project.
Hirsch Elementary School celebrated its 50th Anniversary June 2nd with a look back at some of the great music over the past five decades.
Not content with National Championships, the Mission San Jose Elementary Chess Team is going International.
With close of 2014-15 Athletic Season, FUSD thanks supporters of its student-athletes.
FUSD honored retiring staff members at its annual Retirement Tea.
FUSD broke ground for new Classroom/Science Lab Building at Mattos Elementary May 27th.
The Measure K Citizens' Oversight Committee is inviting community members to send in their applications/nominations
We are working on a new design for the District and School websites. Part of that refresh will be to standardize the menu items.
Fifth-graders at Warwick Elementary set a running goal that took them across the country.
A trio of 5th-graders at Forest Park Elementary utilized school's Open House to lend a hand to victims of last month's earthquake in Nepal.
FUSD broke ground on its second major construction project funded by Measure 'E' in as many weeks May 19th at Azevada Elementary.
Irvington High School honored Softball Coach Kim Martin prior to yesterday's home finale vs. Newark.
The Fremont Chapter of the CSEA honored nine members of the Class of 2015 with certificates and scholarships May 19th.
Mission San Jose Elementary continued its chess dominance winning K-6 National Chess Championships in Tennessee.
The first construction project funded by Measure 'E' is officially underway at Irvington High School.
Mission San Jose sophomore Brian Tseng is one of 20 high school students vying for spot on the U.S. Physics Team.
The Fremont community got an amazing aerial display and an important message May 8th.
FUSD Measure "E" Bond Program held a General Contractor Kick Off meeting on May 4. It included an overview of the Series A,B,C, D & E Bond Issuance, Status of the Current Series A Issue, Information on where FUSD advertises, Pre-qualification requirements, Information on Prevailing Wages and DIR, and Upcoming Projects.
FUSD is proud to announce American High School's Justin Chan has been named a 2015 Gates Millennium Scholar
Grimmer Elementary School students and a staff member were special guests at a special event May 4th in Oakland.
Kennedy High School, Mission San Jose High School and Horner Junior High named Gold Medal Schools Award-winners.
Students from several FUSD schools ran, threw and jumped their way to impressive performances at Special Olympics Track Event.
Was a family affair earning a pair of FUSD students First-Place in Tech Challenge 2015.
Recognizing a career of success in and out of the classroom, Mission San Jose High School senior Roshni Iyer has been named a 'Spirit of Sport' Award Winner.
Students in Glankler Early Learning Center's State Preschool Program received a gift of custom-made furniture and accessories from an aspiring Eagle Scout.
It was a 'Superior'-kind of weekend for musicians at Hopkins Junior High School.
In recognition of National Women's History Month in March, FUSD’s Measure “E” Bond Program reflected upon contributions made by women working on behalf of its schools and students.
FUSD High Schools were named among the Top 100 public high schools both locally and nationally.
Warwick Elementary School recognized World Autism Awareness Day by asking students and staff to "Light It Up Blue."
Earning your driver's license is a big milestone during the high school years. But with the privilege comes plenty of responsibility. Students at Mission San Jose and Washington High Schools got a hands-on lesson in the dangers of distracted driving.
Science students from throughout FUSD performed well, including a sweep of first-place positions, in the 2015 Bay Area Science Olympiad.
Drama students from three FUSD High Schools placed in a High School Theatre Festival hosted by Ohlone College March 21st.
FUSD students earned a number of awards at the 2015 Alameda County Science and Engineering Fair March 20-22.
The California State Board of Education voted to suspend use of the Academic Performance Index (API) this school year.
Ardenwood Elementary's Abinayaa Murugupandiyan Finishes 4th in Alameda County Spelling Bee.
FUSD is proud to announce one of its students has been selected to speak at AVID 2015 Summer Institute, July 13-15, in Sacramento.
Congratulations to the American High School for runner-up finish in Philip A. Harley Memorial Mock Trial Competition.
Nearly 200 people visited the FUSD District Office Feb. 28th to learn more about employment opportunities in education.
Facilities Director Therese Gain said that the technology infrastructure projects at these four schools were designated high priority
Members of Oversight Committee listen to Kennedy Principal Velez explain the importance of the Technology Infrastructure Project
Fremont Unified School District (FUSD) feedback results
For the second time, students from Mission San Jose High School have the opportunity to present a breakthrough technology on an international stage.
Congratulations to all the winners of the FUSD District Science Fair.
Three of FUSD's High School Varsity Cheer squads finished 1st or 2nd in their respective divisions at a recent competition in Davis, CA.
While there have been no reported cases of measles within FUSD, the District is providing the following information to families about the disease.
FUSD is proud to announce 30 of its high school students have been named as candidates for the United States Presidential Scholars Program.
FUSD named its 2015 Spelling Bee Winners Jan. 29th.
Irvington High School held its 3rd-annual Viking PRIDE Award Luncheon January 29th.
Congratulations to Hopkins Junior High 7th-grader Emily Yang, named one of three winners by Santa Clara Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution Essay Contest
At its January 14, 2015, FUSD Board of Education meeting, the Board awarded design-build contracts for the classroom addition projects.
The California State Board of Education has appointed Mission San Jose High School Social Studies Teacher, Risha Krishna, to the state's Instructional Quality Commission.
Students at Chadbourne Elementary put their science skills on display for judges at the school's annual Science Fair January 14th.
Students at Durham Elementary got a great lesson in the importance of self-acceptance, as well as the insignificance of physical differences, from a special guest with a lifetime of experience.
Physical Education classes at Hopkins Junior High School were treated to a concert of Holiday and Pop music December 18th courtesy of the Dream Achievers.
Happy Retirement to Vallejo Mill Principal Mary Lou Ulloa.
FUSD said goodbye to two Board members and welcomed a new one December 10th.
This committee has openings in the categories of 1) member of senior citizen organization 2) member of taxpayers’ organization
Several FUSD Elementary Schools joined millions of students all over the world in a lesson on computer coding December 8-14th.
Mission San Jose High School senior Dustin Chiang has been selected as an alternate to represent California at the 53rd-annual U.S. Senate Youth Program.
Thank you to Autism Yesterday and Today for its generous donation of 14 iPad Minis, an iMac computer, printer & digital camera for Special Education classes at Mission Valley Elementary School.
The term 'Last Man Standing' is often used metaphorically, but few can truly relate.
Three FUSD Elementary schools earned cash awards for their performance in Fire Up Your Feet Fall 2014 Activity Challenge.
Special Olympics of Northern California brought over 200 students representing 12 area junior high and high schools for a morning of soccer and fun.
Some 5th-Graders at Weibel found a good use for leftover Halloween candy.
Thank you to Autism: Yesterday and Today for donation of technology to Mission San Jose Elementary School
Already established as one of the academically top-performing school districts in California, FUSD proved it is also no slouch physically
FUSD's Maloney Elementary School hosted a Soccer Festival November 5th honoring some very special athletes.
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 10th-Annual 'Race for Education,' October 26th, at Niles Elementary School.
Thanks to FUSS and a number of student groups for generous donation of $12,000 to FUSD.
FUSD Elementary students learning importance of water conservation through music.
FUSD is turning its credit purchases into an opportunity to create a safer environment for students and staff.
Fifth-grade class at Oliveira Elementary win District Song Conest with '42 Schools Strong.'
Fifth-graders at Weibel Elementary are shipping letters and Halloween candy to U.S. Military personnel
The Niles Rotary Club generously donated nearly $15,000 worth of school supplies to Brier Elementary.
FUSD was recently visited by a delegation including a State Government official from India who presented the District with a token of appreciation for approving Telugu as a credit course at high schools.
Congratulations to Robertson High School's Amy Perez - Alameda County's 2014 'Teacher of the Year'
Workers involved in upcoming construction projects throughout FUSD got some personal experience in the classroom environments they hope to improve for students and staff.
FUSD is proud to announce Mission San Jose Elementary School has been recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School.
Fourth-grade students from Ardenwood Elementary School learned the new home of the San Francisco 49ers has a lot more to offer than just football.
Students among FUSD High Schools received national recognition earlier this month, earning 158 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist designations for 2015.
Students and staff at Mission San Jose High School celebrated the school's 50th birthday September 19th.
FUSD students once again proved themselves ready to take on a rigorous high school curriculum according to results of the 2014 California High School Exit Exam
Wanting to give back to their school community, a group of current and former Mission San Jose High School students gave up a part of their summer to tutor their peers and raise money for FUSD.
Water, or lack thereof, has been a big topic in Veronica Rubalcava's 4th-grade class at Warwick Elementary School.
After surveying Bay Area high schools, San Francisco's KPIX TV (Ch.5) chose FUSD's Mission San Jose to feature as a school on the forefront of head injury prevention.
Artists from around FUSD are featured in the new Alameda County Water District 2014-15 Calendar.
Representatives from Fremont Elks Lodge #2121 visited Glenmoor Elementary School Aug. 29th to donate books and read to students.
By all reports, FUSD's new student information system passed its first test during yesterday’s first day of the 2014-15 school year.
Three FUSD veterans take over new schools for the 2014-15 school year.
While not new to FUSD, Pappas and Petersen take on new roles for the 2014-15 school year.
FUSD High Schools added to their lengthy run of outpacing the state average in ACT scores, topping California in all five categories measured for 2014.
In a move to address concerns of over-crowding at two of its Elementary Schools, the FUSD Board of Education voted to alter boundary lines affecting Leitch and Warm Springs Elementary.
Meet new FUSD Principals Ian Squibb of Oliveira Elementary and Chris Wood of Maloney Elementary
Several FUSD students graduated from a Youth Empowerment and Work Experience Academy August 14th.
Thank you to the Fremont Education Foundation and Wells Fargo Bank who presented several FUSD high school students with educational grants July 23rd.
FUSD's Kennedy High School is featured in a recent California Bar Foundation video. Kennedy received a 2014 Civic Learning Award of Merit from the Foundation for 'outstanding efforts in providing high-quality civic education.'
On behalf of FUSD, thank you to the dozens of our high school students who gave up part of their summer to volunteer at the District's Elementary Summer Academy over the past five weeks.
With the passage of Measure E in June, FUSD is now asking the community for volunteers to serve on an Oversight Committee to monitor the use of funds allocated to the District for facility repairs/improvements.
While school may be the last thing on most students’ minds during the summer months, many are taking advantage of a summer program offered by the Fremont Unified School District.
Congratulations to incoming American High School freshman Sami Khan, who took first place in the United Nations Environment Program's Children's Painting Competition earlier this month.
Keep up with all the latest news and information from FUSD on the District's new Twitter and Facebook pages.
Proud of its distinction as one of the most diverse school districts in California, the Fremont Unified School District (FUSD) can list a total of 54 languages spoken in the homes of its students during the 2013-14 school year.
With the support of voters and the hard work of parents and FUSD employees, Measure E will help us continue to educate, challenge, and inspire the students of Fremont.
Evan Chen, Irvington High School senior, will be presented with a scholarship for 12,500 by the Akamai Foundation.
Eight FUSD Schools earned 2014 California Distinguished School recognition.
The Fremont Unified School District and residential developers in the South Fremont/Warm Springs community plan area entered into a historic letter of intent for the home builders to provide a new 750 student elementary school.
National Merit Scholarship Corporation last week announced about 2,500 winners of National Merit Scholarships financed by U.S. colleges and universities, and fifteen FUSD seniors were among the distinguished recipients.
The Fremont Unified School District (FUSD) and the California School Employees Association (CSEA) Chapter 204 reached a Tentative Agreement (T.A.) on Thursday May 29, 2014.
On May 7, 2014, the Fremont Board of Education unanimously voted to adopt new math programs for grades kindergarten through eight.
Sarah Wang and Mira Ramachandran from Forest Park Elementary School have been recognized for their winning entries in the Growing Up Asian in America program.
Mrs. Kathleen McCabe-Martin was recently presented with a Service Award by Abode Services.
FUSD is undergoing major changes to align to Common Core State Standards in Mathematics. Resources from Secondary Math Information Nights are assembled. Included are presentation slides, FAQs, and links to watch the presentation.
Ardenwood Elementary was recently featured on CBS news for being a “Cool School” where the arts are alive!
Irvington High student, William "Ray" Duan earned first place the Dupont Challenge Science essay contest.
Irvington High School will be hosting "Replace the Race" event on Wednesday, March 26th from 3:30 4:45pm in the Irvington cafeteria.
Oliveira Elementary School’s championship team of 3rd and 4th graders are headed to the State Odyssey of the Mind finals in April.
For the second year in row, a Fremont Unified student has won 1st Place in the Alameda County Spelling Bee.
Washington Hospital and the City of Fremont are teaming up once again to host “Let’s Go Green Together” an Earth Day Community Event on Saturday, April 26.
The National History Bee is an academic competition for elementary and middle school students that tests knowledge of a wide range of historical topics.
Secondary parent information nights will be held regarding the new secondary math pathways. Read further for dates and times.
After an extensive analysis of student achievement data for schools throughout California, many FUSD schools stood
Facing aging facilities in need of repair, the Fremont Unified School District Board of Education voted unanimously to place a local school improvement funding measure on the June 2014 ballot.
Eleventh grade student, Greg Chi, earned a State Officer position with DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America) at the state conference this past weekend.
rvington High School teacher Scott Di Lorenzo has been awarded prestigious teaching fellowship offered by the English-Speaking Union’s San Francisco Shakespeare Competition called the British Universities Summer Scholarship program (BUSS).
We are pleased to announce that the Fremont Unified School District has been approved for a grant from the Kaiser Permanente Community Benefit Program in the amount of $26,000. Sixty four community-based organizations applied for the grant and 16 were awarded.
Former Fremont Unified School District Board of Education Member, Guy Emanuele, passed away on Sunday, January 5, 2014.
Horner Junior High School music teacher, Mr. Paul Lorigan, will be awarded the Bay Section Outstanding Choral Educator of the Year Award on January 11.
The College Challenge is designed to build college awareness among high school students and encourage seniors to complete college applications.
Our excellent, award-winning schools directly contribute to strong property values in Fremont. For the past two years, we’ve identified the critical improvements necessary to maintain our schools.
The Fremont Unified School District will hold five (5) Town Hall Meetings in September to review proposed master plan recommendations for all of the sites in the District. These public forums will provide attendees with an opportunity for input on recommendations to modernize and improve the schools in each of the attendance areas.
The district is now accepting applications for its half-day preschool programs for Fall for children 3 and 4 years old.
Fremont Unified School District is using the power of the Internet to radically improve the governance process.
On Wednesday, May 15 at 6:45 p.m. the Fremont Unified School District and Fremont Unified District Teachers Association signed a tentative agreement for a new three year contract.
The Measure K Committee is actively looking for new members. Members may be a parent or guardian of a current FUSD student or a business/community member in the City of Fremont. Qualified applicants must be eligible to vote in the Fremont Unified School District and may not be an employee, official, vendor, contractor, or consultant of the District.
At the March 13, 2013 meeting, the Board of Education took unanimous action to add staff and provide support for students, staff, and families for next school year.
Three FUSD students and their proud teacher, Ms. Parker and Ms. Christensen were recently honored by the Olive Hyde Art Gallery.
essica Yeung from Hopkins Junior High won 1st place in Senator Boxer's Earth Day Poster Contest.
Hopkins Jr. High School eighth graders Thomas Choi, Armaan Kalyanpur, Brian Tseng, and Chris Wang were the first place team in the State of California MATHCOUNTS competition last month.
The Weibel won its fifth National Chess Championship in Chicago over the weekend of April 26 through 28.
Sydney Ng and Anjali Kumar, students at Irvington High School, placed 3rd in the Allied Materials Clean Technology Competition held Saturday, April 27, 2013.
MSJE fresh off winning the National Chess Championships two weeks ago continued their dominance by sweeping the Northern California State Championships
A public hearing will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 23 2013 in the Magnolia Room at the Fremont Unified School District located at 4210 Technology Dr., Fremont, CA 94538.
Hopkins Junior High School student, Jessika Baral, was one of 100 top science students from across the country invited to the White House Science Fair on May 22, 2013.
Niles Elementary School 5th grader Sahir Qureshi won the 2013 California State Elementary Spelling Bee on Saturday, April 20, 2013.
Mission San Jose Elementary proved once again they are one of the best chess programs around.
Congratulations to Durham Elementary School for being recognized for the 2012-13 Title I Academic Achievement Award.
Congratulations to Hopkins Junior High for their recognition as a 2013 Distinguished School.
Two teams from Warm Springs Elementary School have qualified for the Odyssey of Mind World Tournament. Both teams recently won regional and state tournaments and will advance to the World Finals which will be held on May 22-25, 2013 at Michigan State University.
Fremont students took home all four of the trophies awarded on Saturday, March 16th at the Alameda County Spelling Bee Championship held at Canyon Middle School in Castro Valley.
Hopkins Jr. High has been designated by the California Association for the Gifted as a Five Star School Program for the Gifted for the 2013-2014 school year!
The District and FUDTA met to negotiate on Tuesday March 5, 2013. At the end of the day, the District and FUDTA were unable to come to final agreement on three remaining open articles, and FUDTA unilaterally declared impasse. Impasse means negotiations have reached a point where FUDTA believes differences in positions are so substantial that future meetings would be futile
The Fremont Unified School District (FUSD) and Fremont Unified District Teacher Association (FUDTA) began bargaining in March 2012. FUDTA’s economic proposal is approximately $28.8 million over three years. The District’s economic proposal is approximately $6.7 million over three years.
Palak Goel wins the Chapman University Courage to Create 14th Annual Holocaust Art and Writing Contest
The American High School team wins Chevron Bay Area Engineering Design Challenge.
The Third Grade Team from Oliveira Elementary won 1st place at the Odyssey of the Mind Tournament
The Fremont Family Resource Center is offering free income tax preparation
On January 31, 2013 our annual district Spelling Bee was held at Patterson Elementary. First and second place winners from each elementary school participated in this event.
Do you know the signs and symptoms of emotional problems in children and teens? How do you identify the difference between a normal childhood mood swing and an early sign of potential mental disorder?
School safety plans outline emergency procedures and all of our school sites, staff and students, practice emergency drills for earthquake, other emergencies and lockdowns. Parents may ask to view these plans at their school office. Many drills at school sites ask for our parent volunteers to participate.
The Board of Education established a set of quality indicators that comprise the District’s Data Dashboard. Rather than rely on a single measure of performance, the Board has approved a number of quality indicators that tell us how well the District is performing overall. Viewed together, they provide a clear picture of how the system is performing across key areas.
Haarika Kathi is a talented artist who is recently entered ninth grade at Irvington High School. She enjoys learning, playing clarinet and chess but, her favorite hobby by far, is painting. Her artistic talents shine in the exhibit of her paintings on display at the Fremont Unified School District Office.
Senate Bill (SB) 1381 (Chapter 705, Statues of 2010) amended California Education Code (Section 46300, 48000, and 48010) to change the required birthday for admission to kindergarten and first grade and established a transitional kindergarten program beginning in the 2012–2013 school year. Click on the bold headline to see the Frequently Asked Questions.