News 2018

School's out for summer!

Wishing everyone a fun-filled summer break!  The first day of school is Tuesday, August 14 - mark your calendars! #WeAreSMFCSD

 

 

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Student Registration During Summer Months

Moving to the San Mateo-Foster City School District during the summer? Need to register your children for the 2018-2019 school year?

School offices will continue to accept new student registration for the (…)

SMFCSD AND SMETA NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE - June 14, 2018

SMFCSD AND SMETA NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE - June 14, 2018

The District and SMETA met for its fourth bargaining session and considered the following:

The District presented a budget update with the same information that was presented to (…)

FREE Summer Lunch Program

SMFCSD is offering FREE lunch during the summer for all children 18 and under, Monday-Friday at the following schools:

12:00-12:30 pm at LEAD Elementary - 949 Ocean View Avenue, San Mateo 12:00-12:30 pm at Bayside Academy - (…)

Bayside Academy Receives $200,000 Grant from Gilead

The San Mateo-Foster City School District is excited to announce that Bayside Academy has received a $200,000 grant from Gilead Sciences, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Foster City.  This grant will enable the initiation (…)

SMFCSD English Learner Reclassification Ceremony - May 14, 2018

SMFCSD English Learner Reclassification Ceremony - May 14, 2018

Congratulations to our 215 students from 1st-8th grade who have reached proficiency in Academic English!  Through hard work and dedication, these students (…)

SMFCSD and SMETA Negotiations Update - May 10, 2018

SMFCSD AND SMETA NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE - May 10, 2018

The District and SMETA met for its second bargaining session and began with an introduction of team members. The group reviewed the ground rules and norms that were presented at the last (…)

District Alert - Important Message from Superintendent Rosas

May 8, 2018

Dear SMFCSD Families,

Unfortunately, since the shootings in Florida in February, there has been a coordinated effort by both national and international spoofing groups to disrupt schools through emails posing a (…)

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week - May 7-11

Join the SMFCSD in thanking our teachers for their hard work and dedication by saying “Thank You” to your teacher during Teacher Appreciation Week! #ThankATeacher  #WeAreSMFCSD

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National Walk, Bike and Roll to School Day is Coming May 9th!

Join your friends and neighbors for Walk, Bike and Roll to School Day on Wednesday, May 9th!

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Bayside Academy Fab Lab Wins Prestigious Kent Award

Congratulations Bayside Academy on receiving a SMCSBA Kent Award!  Bayside's FAB Lab is an evening of hands-on learning & discovery with 20 activity tables & exploration stations held every March to celebrate & showcase (…)

Join SMFCSD for a Presentation on Marijuana and the Adolescent Brain - April 26th

Join SMFCSD for a presentation on Marijuana and the Adolescent Brain with presenter Dean Blumberg, Ph.D, Licensed Clinical Psychologist

When: Thursday, April 26, 2018 Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pmWhere: San Mateo-Foster City District (…)

SMFCSD and SMETA Negotiations Update - April 17, 2018

SMFCSD AND SMETA NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE - APRIL 17, 2018

The District and SMETA negotiations teams returned to begin re-opener negotiations for 2018-2019.  The teams began with an introduction of members.  They participated in a (…)

College Park Elementary Named a 2018 California Distinguished School

Congratulations to College Park Elementary School for being named a 2018 California Distinguished School! State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced that 287 elementary schools across the state are being honored in (…)

Summer Theatre / Drama Enrichment Registration is Now Open

The San Mateo-Foster City School District is pleased to offer a summer Theatre/Drama Enrichment program for students June 27-July 24, 2018 from 8:30am-12:00pm (July 4-no program/holiday).

THEATRE/DRAMA PROGRAM

This year’s (…)

SMFCSD Welcomes New School Board Member!

Congratulations to new School Board Member Kenneth Chin!  Sixteen members of our community submitted applications to be considered for the open position on the Board.  At last night's Special Board Meeting, each applicant answered a (…)

Measure X Update - March 2018

Shovels in the Ground in 2018!

The new facilities projects at Abbott, Bayside and Borel Middle Schools and the new elementary school in Foster City will enter a much-anticipated stage of actual construction in 2018.  Reaching this (…)

School Accountability Report Cards (SARCs) Now Available

Public schools throughout California are required to provide information to the community in the form of an annual School Accountability Report Card (SARC).  These report cards provide a variety of data to allow the public to evaluate (…)