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San Mateo-Foster City School District

  • Measure X Information

    Thank you for supporting Measure X!

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  • San Mateo-Foster City School District

     Welcome!  

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  • Our Vision

    The San Mateo-Foster City School District educates and inspires students to live, lead and learn with integrity and joy.

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  • FAQs - School Choice

    The SMFCSD offers a combination of assigned schools and magnet schools. 

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 See the current SMFCSD board agenda

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Q:  How do I register my children for school?

A: Please visit the How to Register page for information about school registration.

Q: What Is my School of Assignment?

A: Use the SchoolFinder to find out. You can also look at the district map.

Q: What are SMFCSD's Magnet Schools/Programs?

A: The SMFCSD has many specialized programs. Visit the Magnet Schools page.

Q: How old must a child be to enter Kindergarten or Transitional Kindergarten (TK)?

A: To be eligible for Kindergarten, the student’s 5th birthday must be on or before September 1.  To be eligible for TK, the student’s 5th birthday must fall on or between September 2 – December 2.  Attend a SMFCSD Kindergarten Information Meeting in October to find out more about what to expect - Enrollment & Student Registration.

7th & 8th Grade Families - Join Us for Family Talk: What Am I Feeling?

Join us for a FREE presentation designed to promote healthy communication within families that lasts a lifetime!  Wednesday, March 20, 20196...

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Check out our March 2019 SMFCSD Newsletter

Check out our March 2019 SMFCSD Newsletter.  Highlights include:  • 2018-2019 Superintendent Coffee Chat• Bays...

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Don't miss Bayside's FAB LAB, Friday, March 22

Where science and technology come to life! Friday, March 22 from 6:00-8:00 pm at Bayside Academy  

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San Mateo-Foster City School District is hiring. View openings:

Substitute Teaching Positions

Do you have a Bachelor’s degree and teaching, coaching or other experiences working with students? Consider becoming a substitute teacher for our District. View details

March 2019 - District Newsletter

The SMFCSD Newsletter is a publication of the San Mateo-Foster City School District covering events and sharing important information about the school district and its students.  Sign up now to receive our next newsletter SMFCSD Newsletter sign-up. To see archived editions in English and Spanish, visit our Newsletter page.  

Read our March 2019 SMFCSD Newsletter.  Highlights include: 

• 2018-2019 Superintendent Coffee Chat
• Bayside STEM Student Excel at Science Fair
• Beresford Kicks of Literacy Week
• San Mateo Park is Running Marathons!
• Congratulations Bowditch Incentive Awardees
• Thank you Rotary Clubs of San Mateo & Foster City
• Sunnybrae's Parent Ed Night Focuses on Literacy
• College Park Shines in SF Chinese New Year Parade
• Don't Miss Bayside's Fab Lab - March 22
• Love North Central Day Cleanup - April 13
• San Mateo-Foster City Education Foundation News
• School Board Meeting Highlights

FALL 2018 - SMFCSD COMMUNITY REPORT

Read the Fall 2018 SMFCSD Community Report.  Highlights include:
•  Message from the Superintendent
•  Superintendent Coffee Chat dates for 2018-2019
•  SMFCSD 5th Grade Music Program
•  Preschool Information Night
•  Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Measure V
•  How to stay in touch with SMFCSD
•  Kindergarten & Transitional Kindergarten Information Meeting
•  We Are Hiring Substitute Teachers!

To see archived editions of the Community Report, visit our Community Report page.  

San Mateo Foster City School District

Our Mission

Our Mission

Our students are prepared to positively impact a dynamic and diverse world as they...

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San Mateo Foster City School District

Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan

The San Mateo-Foster City School District Strategic Plan addresses three key areas: Academic Achievement, Twenty-First Century Learning, and Citizenship & Character Education.

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San Mateo Foster City School District

20 Great Schools

20 Great Schools

The San Mateo-Foster City School District's 20 schools successfully educate approximately 12,000 students in preschool through eighth grades.

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San Mateo Foster City School District

Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP)

Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP)

The LCAP provides important new ways for parents to engage in decision making. Plans describe the school district’s overall vision for students, annual goals and specific actions the district will take to achieve the vision and goals.  View our Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP).

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