News 2021-2022

Regular School Board Meeting

Thursday, January 27, 2021 VIA Zoom or In-Person


View Full Meeting Agenda, to submit feedback, and to join via zoom or in-person

For the full agendas and information on how to join via zoom, please see the Board (…)

Community Listening Sessions

SMFCSD Community Listening Sessions

The San Mateo-Foster City School District will hold a series of community listening sessions in the coming weeks. These listening sessions are for families to share their experiences at SMFCSD (…)

SEDAC Meeting

SEDAC Meeting Tuesday, JANUARY 18, 2021 at 7 pm, via zoom

The Special Education District Advisory Committee (SEDAC) will be having a meeting updating our families and community on the state of Special Education in our District and an open (…)

Youtube - Town Hall Meetings

SMFCSD Youtube Channel Town Hall updates

SMFCSD is constantly looking for seamless ways to communicate directly with our families. Superintendent Ochoa will be hosting a YouTube Live Stream Town Hall meetings once a month to (…)

School Board Community Workshops

School Board Community Workshops Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 6pm - via Zoom


Zoom Video Meeting link

We currently engage parents through emails, automated (…)

DELAC Meeting

Join us for the next District English Learner Advisory Committee (DELAC) Meeting Tuesday, January 11, 2022, 7:00 - 8:30 PM VIA Google Meets

The San Mateo-Foster City School District invites students, parents, staff, family and community (…)

COVID Pooled Testing

Pooled Testing - a letter from superintendent Ochoa

Dear SMFCSD Families,

 In the San Mateo-Foster City School District, we seek to maintain a safe environment for employees, students, families, and the community. To support those (…)

COVID Vaccinations at College Park

Vaccinations at College Park Elementary

In partnership with the County of San Mateo Office of Education and San Mateo County Department of Health, the San Mateo-Foster City School District will be hosting a series of Vaccination Clinics for our (…)

SMFCSD Awards Recognition!

Recognizing Students and Staff

Congratulations to this week’s SMFCSD Recognition Awards recipients from Laurel Elementary and Child Nutrition Services! View the recipients

Each week awards will be given out to recipients from one (…)

The OneSMFC Podcast

Episode 15 is now live!

 Click here to listen and view full list of upcoming episodes


New Student Registration!

2022-2023 New Student Registration


Visit HOW TO REGISTER FOR THE 2022-2023 (NEXT) SCHOOL YEAR to learn more! (…)

Fiesta de opciones! | Festival of Options!

Fiesta de Opciones | Festival of Options!

Join us on Saturday, December 11, 2021 from 11 am - 4 pm for our Fiesta de Opciones | Festival of Options! This event is an opportunity for families in the North Central San Mateo area to (…)

SMFCSD PTA Council Meeting

Navigating the new normal - SMFC PTA Council Meeting

The SMFC PTA Council is excited to host StarVista for a 45-minute workshop on Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at 6:30 pm, for families to help kids and parents manage the current (…)

Café con Diego

Dates for Café con Diego


 Borel & Bowdtich


Join us for our upcoming Café con Diego events starting at 9:30 am

Moonlight Masquerade Gala - SMC Ed Foundation

Silent Auction is now open!

It’s the last week before our virtual Moonlight Masquerade Gala, and today marks the opening of our Silent Auction! You won’t want to miss the chance to bid on some very (…)

Meet Our New District Leaders!

Meet Our New District Leaders!

We are excited to announce the recent appointments of seven experienced administrators to District Director positions. The District selected these outstanding leaders because of their proven track (…)

Please Attend Public Hearing on By-Trustee Area Elections, Aug 26, 2021, 6:30 pm

Please attend the third public hearing about by-trustee area elections, thursday, 8/26/21, 6:30 pm

Dear SMFCSD Community,Please review this information (English | Spanish) regarding the switch to elections by-trustee areas. (…)

Please Attend Monday's Meeting about By-Trustee Area Elections, Aug 16, 2021, 5:30 pm

Please attend Monday’s Meeting, 8/16/21, 5:30 pm about By-Trustee Area Elections

Dear SMFCSD Community,Please review this information (English | Spanish) regarding the switch to elections by trustee areas. Your participation (…)

Next School Board Meeting Is Thurs, Aug 12, 6:30 pm

The next regular meeting of the School Board is Thursday, August 12, 6:30 pm 

View Full Meeting Agenda

For the full meeting agenda and more information, please see the Board Agendas, Minutes and Summaries web (…)

Special Board Meeting/Public Hearing, Aug 6, 2021, 5:30 pm

Special meeting/public hearing via Zoom

A Special Meeting/Public Hearing of the School Board is scheduled for Friday, August 6, 2021, 5:30 pm. The full agenda, attachments and additional information can be found on Board Agendas, (…)

Ribbon Cutting Events Celebrate New SMFCSD Buildings

    Four Ribbon Cutting Events August 9 and 10, 2021

In events that will showcase four new facilities in the San Mateo-Foster City School District, the Board of Trustees and Superintendent Diego Ochoa will hold Ribbon Cutting (…)

SMFCSD Will Hold Hearings on By-Trustee Area Proposed Voting Area Maps

 Public Hearing on by-trustee area elections - proposed voting area maps

At their meeting on Thursday, June 10, 2021, the Board of Trustees approved a resolution affirming their intention to transition from at-large to a by-trustee area (…)