The Basics

Principal: Michael Corritone

beach website-5Administrative Assistant: Rhonda Brown

Main Phone: (510) 594-2666

Teacher E-mails (generally):

Attendance Line: (510) 594-2697 (call before 8:30 a.m. on days your child will be absent)

Beach Schoolmates: (510) 420-3077 (Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.)

Hot Lunch Website: Choicelunch (

School Hours


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:

8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. — Grades K, 1, 2, 3

8:30 a.m. – 3:10 p.m. — Grades 4, 5

Wednesday: 8:30-1:45 — Grades K – 5


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:

8:30 – 2:00 p.m. — Kindergarten

8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. — Grades 1, 2, 3

8:30 a.m. – 3:10 p.m. — Grades 4, 5

Wednesday: 8:30 – 1:45 — Grades K – 5

Minimum Days:

8:30 – 12:00 — Grades K – 5

Back to School Night (9/2), Fall Conferences (11/1-5), Open House (1/27), Last Student Day (6/2)

Getting to School

Parking is limited. Please consider walking to school! There are bike racks near rooms 1 and 2. Scooters may be parked in “Scooter Parking” in the front doorway. Traffic Patrol is available to help load/unload kids from the loading zones. Please, no unattended cars in the loading zone during school hours.

After School

Wondering what to do with your kids after school? Here are some options:

  • Schoolmates offers childcare before and after school on the Beach campus. For hours and registration information, please click here: Schoolmates Program
  • After School Enrichment: The Beach Parents Organization offers fantastic after-school enrichment classes. Visit the BPO website at , contact the Beach School Coordinators at, or watch for announcements in the Beach Bulletin for more information.
  • Piedmont Recreation Department: The Rec Department offers terrific classes for all ages. You can find the current catalog at They offer transportation from school to classes.
  • Piedmont Language School: Offers Spanish and Mandarin classes before and after school at Beach or close by. Visit for more information.

Beach Parents Organization

The BPO meets once a month on Mondays from 6:30 or 7:00 to 9pm in the Beach Library. All parents are welcome. Visit the BPO website for more information and for meeting dates: We’d love for you to get involved!


The Beach Playground is closed to the public during school hours. This includes the grassy field and the kindergarten play structure.

Parent Communication

Families should receive a Beach Bulletin every Wednesday. Copies can be found on your Infinite Campus portal page ( and emailed to you if you update your Infinite Campus account. If you have not yet logged into Infinite Campus and you aren’t sure how, please contact our secretary, Rhonda Brown, at  Be sure to keep your e-mail address current on the portal! And make sure to visit the Piedmont Store to join BPO, contribute to class funds, and sign up and/or donate to other Piedmont support groups: