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.
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.
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.
Several FUSD students graduated from a Youth Empowerment and Work Experience Academy August 14th.
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.'
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.
On May 7, 2014, the Fremont Board of Education unanimously voted to adopt new math programs for grades kindergarten through eight.
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.
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.
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.
The Fremont Unified School District provides an opportunity for senior citizens to apply for a Senior Exemption Waiver to the Measure K Parcel Tax annually.
The College Challenge is designed to build college awareness among high school students and encourage seniors to complete college applications.
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 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.
The Weibel won its fifth National Chess Championship in Chicago over the weekend of April 26 through 28.
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.
Niles Elementary School 5th grader Sahir Qureshi won the 2013 California State Elementary Spelling Bee on Saturday, April 20, 2013.
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.
essica Yeung from Hopkins Junior High won 1st place in Senator Boxer's Earth Day Poster Contest.
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.
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 provides an opportunity for senior citizens to apply for a Senior Exemption Waiver to the Measure K Parcel Tax annually. Fremont residents, 65 years of age or older on June 30, 2013, who own and live in a single-family home may apply for this exemption.
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.
The Third Grade Team from Oliveira Elementary won 1st place at the Odyssey of the Mind Tournament
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.