“Students Come First” in the Piedmont Schools. Educators work hard to provide all students with a comprehensive, rigorous and relevant K-12 curriculum. Parent participation in classrooms, on fieldtrips, on boards and committees is very high. Residents demonstrate their commitment to education in a variety of ways, but most importantly, through a parcel tax contributing approximately $9.0 million, nearly one third of the district budget, yearly.
Enrollment of Kindergarten through Fifth Grade students who will enter Piedmont Schools in the Fall of 2016 will open on Tuesday, March 8, 2016, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the following location: Ellen Driscoll Theater 325 Highland Ave., Piedmont, CA Please download documents for enrollment by visiting the District website at www.piedmont.k12.ca.us/district-info/enrollment. Please […]
On November 10th, the Board of Education approved the 2016-17 and 2017-18 Instructional Calendars for the Piedmont Unified School District. Please visit the following links to review each calendar: 2016-17 and 2017-18
We are pleased to announce the official launch of Readmont 2016, Piedmont’s “one city, one book” project, now in its sixth year! All Piedmonters are encouraged to read The Martian by Andy Weir. In this work of science fiction, an American astronaut is left behind on Mars and must rely on his knowledge of botany […]
Over the last five years, the District has conducted several surveys of parents and middle and high school students (in 2011, 2012, and 2015) concerning the school calendar. The survey results indicate strong support for ending the first semester before the Winter break because this is believed to be in the best interest of students. […]
In order to provide context to the many conversations regarding the adequacy of PUSD Secondary facilities to support current and future educational programs, the District will host public tours of various buildings at Piedmont High School, Millennium High School, and Piedmont Middle School. All members of the public are welcome to attend. The PUSD Site […]
The District will host public Site Facility Meetings at each school site to discuss the facility needs of each respective school. Educators, students, families, and the broader Piedmont community are encouraged to participate in this assessment and provide input into development of a facilities master plan, which will establish priorities for facilities improvements going forward.
Begin work to formulate a new Instructional Technology Plan. Discuss how technology is being used K-12, and how technology can make a difference using an appreciative inquiry process! DTAC meets Sept 28th, 3:30pm at the Haven’s Library.
2015 CAASPP results are available at http://caaspp.cde.ca.gov. PUSD did well comparable to many other districts in this baseline year.
The Piedmont Unified School District has recently contracted with Agenda Online, an electronic board meeting agenda application developed by the California School Boards Association. PUSD now joins over 160 districts across the state in going paperless with the Online Agenda application. This web-based application allows PUSD to electronically develop and access board meeting information including […]
Piedmont Unified School District announced the appointment of Mr. Peter Palmer as Director of Facilities. A graduate of Piedmont High School and UC Berkeley, Mr. Palmer has held a Class B CSLB General Contractors License for over 25 years and has served as a Commercial and Construction Project Manager for over 18 years.
Read about PUSD’s Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) for education spending.
All students need to be current on the required immunizations before the start of the 2015-16 school year. If your student is missing any immunizations, you will receive a letter from the district nurses by July 15.
The Piedmont Unified School District Board of Education unanimously passed Resolution 15-2014-15 in support of SB277, a bill geared to increase vaccination rates in schools and protect community immunity against sometimes deadly diseases.
On June 10, 2015, the PUSD Board of Education announced the appointment of Mr. Satyendra Shah as Principal of Millennium High School, effective July 1, 2015. Mr. Shah has served as a teacher at MHS since 2004. In addition to teaching chemistry, biology and physical science classes, he is an instructional coach and mentor to […]
Ms. Irma Muñoz is announced as PHS Assistant Principal. Ms. Muñoz brings twenty years of educator experience to Piedmont High School. She has served as Assistant Principal at San Leandro High School in San Leandro, and at Mills High School in Millbrae. Prior to administration, Ms. Muñoz taught Spanish and English Language Development.
The Board has approved an RFP for architectural firms to present proposals for complete and detailed Facilities Master Planning services on behalf of the District. Components of the scope of services include: an evaluation of District facilities; developing future facilities needs and alternatives; focusing on educational goals and maintenance standards; preparation of a digital Facilities […]
Enrollment is open for all students from Kindergarten to Twelfth Grade for the 2015-16 School Year. Enrollment is required for any student who did NOT attend school at a PUSD school in the 2014-15 school year. Please enroll as soon as possible to assist in preparation for staffing needs and class assignments. To enroll your […]
What follows are answers to frequently asked questions about the proposed math courses and math pathways that, if approved by the Board of Education, will be introduced during the 2015/16 school year. The District’s Math Task Force, consisting of students, parents, math teachers, and administrators, has recommended the math courses and math pathways described below. […]
PUSD is excited to launch our new communication App – the PUSD Switchboard. The PUSD Switchboard, designed and supported by ParentLink, is an iOS and Android App designed to connect parents, students and the community with their schools. The App is free to download (search “Piedmont ParentLink”) and provides users with news, calendars, notifications and […]
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The District depends upon parents to work in partnership with the schools towards its mission to develop independent learners. The process of guiding, educating, and cultivating independent learners takes many years. Parents can help the schools in a great variety of ways. MORE »
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