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The San Mateo County Office of Education is pleased to host the 2018 Educator Recruitment Fair.  Come and meet representatives from public school districts recruiting for PK-12 teachers, prospective teachers, substitute teachers, and certificated administrative positions throughout San Mateo County.  Workshops and information will be available on how to become a teacher and/or substitute teacher, credentialing and Induction.

Informal interviews will be held onsite so come dressed in interview attire and bring 25 copies of your current resume. All PK-12 teachers, prospective teachers, substitute teachers and certificated administrators are welcome to attend this event.

Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

San Mateo County Office of Education
101 Twin Dolphin Drive
Redwood City, CA 94065

Recruitment Fair


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Summer 2017 Student Registration Dates

The District Office located at 555 Richmond Drive,  will be accepting 2017-2018 Student registrations on the following dates and times, by appointment only.  Please contact Angela Smith at (650) 697-5693 ext. 012 to make a registration appointment.

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Walk A Thon Update and Thank You

Dear Millbrae Families,

On behalf of Millbrae Elementary School District, THANK YOU to all of our donors, volunteers and sponsors who made this year’s MEF WALK-A-THON our best and biggest ever!

Thanks to all of your generous support and participation, our WALK-A-THON has raised $94,000

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2017 -2018 Registration Information
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Superintendent's E-Update/ Happy Holidays 2016!

Superintendent’s December 2016 Holiday E-Message

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Board Highlights for June 27, 2017

Board Highlights for June 27, 2017

Items of interest to the public include:

  • Administration Appointments
    • Board approves the hiring and appointment of Ms. Christina Spicker as Lomita Park Principal
    • Board approves the appointment of Mr. Mark Zabzdyr as Assistant Principal of Taylor Middle School

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Board Highlights for Nov. 15, 2016

Items of interest to the public include:

  • Superintendent Update Power Point HERE
  • Chief Business Official CBO Update Power Point HERE
  • Director of Special Education MTSS Update Power Point HERE
  • Board Approves Proposal for Services from TBWB, Financial Strategist, and Godbe Research for future Parcel Tax.

    The agenda and supporting documents for all meetings are posted on the district website HERE.

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Board Highlights for Nov. 1, 2016

Items of interest to the public include:

  • Spring Valley School Spotlight - Power Point HERE
  • Parcel Tax Initiative - Presentation by TBWB Strategies, Inc and Godbe Research Power Point HERE

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Oct. 18, 2016 School Board Meeting Highlights

Oct. 18, 2016 Agenda HERE

Oct. 18, 2016 School Board Meeting Highlights 

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Millbrae Education Foundation’s Double Donation Days Challenge (Sept. 14th and 15th)

Dear Millbrae Educational Community,

Join me in kicking off Millbrae Education Foundation’s Double Donation Days Challenge this September 14th and 15th!

Please make your school-year contribution during those days or online at MillbraeKids.org by September 15th to continue and enhance supplemental programs that Millbrae School District is able to provide for ALL students.  Currently, MEF funds:

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A Message from the Superintendent Regarding Water Quality Testing

Dear Millbrae School District Community,


I am delighted to welcome you back for the start of another wonderful year! I would like to provide a brief update regarding an essential service to our school facilities.

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NEW National School Lunch Program applications now ONLINE

The Millbrae School District is proud to annouce that we will be accepting applications for the National School Lunch Program (NLSP) ONLINE. Please visit our web page at www.mesd.heartlandapps.com  to fill out the form.

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2016-2017 LCAP Plan Approved LCAP

The Millbrae School District is proud to announce that the Millbrae Board of Education and the San Mateo County Office of Education have both approved the District's Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP). The LCAP and accompaning multi-year budgets are due to the County Office of Education for approval by June 30th. Basically, the LCAP is a plan that describes how a school district will meet the eight priorities identified by the State: For more information see our LCAP page HERE

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We still NEED $98,000 to continue our current Music and Technology Programs!

Dear Millbrae Educational Community,

Thank you for donations and support to our students! We made some gains toward our goal of $343,000 last week….

To date, we have raised $245,000 - We still NEED $98,000 to continue our current Music and Technology Programs!

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To date - We still NEED $103,000 to continue our current Music and Technology Programs!

Dear Millbrae School District Community,

To date - We still NEED $103,000 to continue our current Music and Technology Programs!

I am reaching out to you because our students need you to support to the Millbrae Education Foundation (MEF) in order to continue our current supplemental programs for the 2016-2017 School Year. 

There's still time to reach our $400,000 goal for better education in 2016-17...but not much! The amount raised by June 30, 2016, is the contribution MEF will make to Millbrae School District.

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"Help Keep Music and Technology in our Schools!"

Help our schools win money during Silicon Valley Gives on May 3, and celebrate from 11am-11pm all over the city during Millbrae Night Out!


Donations made on May 3 qualify our schools for grants and prizes from Silicon Valley Gives. Plus, we’ll celebrate our community’s support for better education during Millbrae Night Out at nine locations around the city!   Click HERE for more information

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The Millbrae Library to host MEF TIME....

The Millbrae Library to host....

MEF TIME (Millbrae Education Foundation Technology Immersion & Music Experience)


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Objection to Release of Student Data – Due April 1, 2016

Objection to Release of Student Data – Due April 1, 2016 - The California Department of Education (CDE) is currently involved in a lawsuit in which the court ordered CDE to produce confidential student information related to all students who have attended a California school since January 1, 2008.  This order may result in a release of your student’s confidential information.  To object to this release of information, parents must fill out and mail an objection form to the court no later than April 1, 2016.  The form and further information is available in both English and Spanish on the CDE’s website at: http://www.cde.ca.gov/morganhillcase

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Parent Meeting - Thursday, April 14 7:00 PM-8:30 PM

You are invited to attend our monthly Parent Meeting this Thursday, April 14.  Parent meetings are open to all Millbrae School District parents and staff.

This month's topic: Social Skills
Where: Lomita Park School
Room:  Library
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

We hope to see you!

2016-2017 Registration Information

Welcome to the Millbrae School District!

The general registration period for the 2016-2017 school year will begin on January 20, 2016 and will conclude on February 19, 2016.


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Elementary 2015-16 Report Card Pilot

This year the Millbrae School DIstrict is excited to be piloting a new standards based report card for our elementary schools. This video will highlight some of the key changes that parents should be aware of as they view the new report cards. Please note that this is for our elementary schools only. Taylor Middle will be using the same report card as in previous years.

Millbrae School District 2015-2016 Report Card Pilot from Daina Lujan on Vimeo.

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Superintendent's E-News November 2015

Greetings Parents, Staff, Students and Millbrae Community,

I hope this message finds of all you well!  We are smooth sailing into the month of November.  Our administration and staff are extremely focused on academic rigor as we approach the end of Trimester I (Nov. 25th).  If you are a parent of a 4-8th grade student, you should have received your child’s Smarter Balanced Individual Score Sheet by now.  We encourage you to have dialogue with your child regarding their experience and please send us any suggestions for our spring 2016 testing administration. 

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Millbrae School District to Host Substitute Job Fair

Substitute Job Fair

CERTIFICATED (general, special education teacher) &
CLASSIFIED (clerical, cafeteria worker, aide, custodian)

Nov. 4, 2015

9:00 AM- 11:00 AM

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Taylor Middle School's 75th Anniversary Celebration

Taylor Middle School is holding a big 75th Anniversary Celebration!

Sunday Oct. 25, 2015

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Smarter Balanced Assessment & CAASPP Released 2014-2015 Scores

Dear Millbrae Community,


The results of last spring's state tests (the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress or CAASPP) were released to the public.  As you may recall, the spring 2015 CAASPP administration was a combination of online and paper-pencil assessments:  online tests in English and Math aligned to the new state standards in grades 3 through 8, and paper-based tests in science in grades 5 and 8 aligned to the old standards.  The California Department of Education's web page has the statewide, county, district, and school level reports for the spring 2015 administration. Here is the link where the information can be found:  CAASPP Results.

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MSD California Thursdays Gets National Attention

The Millbrae School District is participating in California Thursday program.  This is a collaboration between the Center for Ecoliteracy and participating school districts to serve healthy, freshly prepared school meals made from California-grown food.  Here in Millbrae, a new twist was added. Every California Thursday will also be lunch with the Superintendent!


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Superintendent Phayprasert's 2015-2016 Opening Message

Click HERE for PDF version of the below message...

Greetings Parents, Staff, Students and Millbrae Community,

I trust that this message finds all of you well as summer is winding down and the 2015-2016 school year is right around the corner.  It has been overwhelming to have received so many warm welcomes since transitioning to my new role as your Superintendent. I “Thank You” for that! I am honored and will forever be grateful to serve in such a wonderful community.  I have spent these past few weeks visiting with staff and various community stakeholders to gain insight on the details of our partnership in hopes of deepening the relationship to better serve our students and the community of Millbrae.   I have also been working alongside our dedicated Board of Education to review our District’s Philosophy, ensuring alignment to our District’s Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) Goals and Action Plans.

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Ms. Claire Beltrami named as new Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services

Dear Millbrae Community,

On Friday July 31, during a Special Board Meeting, I am pleased to announce that our Board of Trustees approved Ms. Claire Beltrami as our new Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services.  For the past four years, Claire served as Elementary Principal of Lomita Park Elementary where she led staff in embracing new innovations with technology and curriculum that supported students in many areas.  Prior to joining the Millbrae School District, Ms. Beltrami served as Elementary Principal within the San Bruno Park School District and both classroom teacher and instructional reform facilitator within the San Francisco Unified School District. 

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Millbrae School District Names New Super

Last night at the Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees, Mr. Vahn Phayprasert was named as Superintendent of the Millbrae School District. Mr. Phayprasert will replace Ms. Linda Luna who served as superintendent for five years prior to leaving the district last month to assume duties as Superintendent of the Washington Unified School District in West Sacramento.


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Letter from Board President Ferrario

* Click on picture to read Letter

* Direct Link to Superintendent Search Survey

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Phone Issues

The District is experiencing telephone issues currently. Please accept our apologies while we work to alleviate these issues as soon as possible. If you experience any of these issues, please work with your school site secretary to determine alternate means of communication. See below for email access to the secretaries.

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MSD/LCAP Parent/Community Input Survey 2014-2015

Dear Parents, Guardians and Friends of the Millbrae School District,


The Millbrae School District is seeking your input and feedback to the work the schools and district have demonstrated in this first year of our Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP).  Our LCAP is comprised of seven (7) goals that are reflective of the state’s priorities. Every school district in California is being held accountable to their specific goals and making progress towards the state’s priorities. While we acknowledge that we have a lot of work to do ahead, we also want to be sure you know what has been accomplished so far.

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Smarter Balanced Assessments 2014-2015

March 12, 2015



Dear Millbrae School District Community,


We hope all of our Millbrae families are settling into 2015. We are excited to continue the work of helping your students reach their full potential this year.


Over the past several months, our teachers and staff have been working to implement California’s Common Core Learning Standards in our classrooms. The effort is an ambitious remodeling of our education system, intended to help all students graduate ready to handle college-level work and 21st-century jobs. All of us are proud of the impact that this effort is having our students’ learning every day.

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ANNOUNCING Millbrae's First Kindergarten/TK Parent Enrollment Informational Meeting.

2015-2016 TK/K PARENTS save the date of Tuesday, January 13, 2015 to come and learn about your child's first year of school.  An informational meeting will be held from 6:30 - 8:00 PM at the Caroline Shea Center located at Taylor Middle School (850 Taylor Blvd).

You will learn about:

  • Enrollment Process
  • Before/After School Care
  • School Schedule
  • Millbrae Educational Foundation & PTA
  • Common Core

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Kindergarten Enrollment Night

Click here for information about the Kindergarten Enrollment Information Night for the 2015-2016 year on Tuesday, Janurary 13, 2015.

Principal News

Principal News

Assembly this Friday!

Holiday Concert: Thank you everyone who attended our musical performances last Wednesday.  We will have our traditional holiday presentation this Friday at 8:30am in the Multi Use Room and there should be room for everyone to watch students perform….different songs this time!  Please join us if you can make it.  A program is listed at the end of this email.

Portable Update

The new portable should be ready for move in on January 5th.  During the break, cabinets, shelving, and the smart board will be installed.  Other finishing touches will be completed and we will keep everyone posted of the actual move in date.  Thank you all for your tremendous patience as we increase are capacity by adding this much needed portable. 



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Winter Assembly #1


December 10, 2014 ~ 8:30 a.m.

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November News

Please click the link below to read about:

Lunch time soccer
Veteran's Day Holiday, November 11, 2014
Thanksgiving Holiday and events
Congratulations to Mrs. Zavaleta and Mr. Wheeler for being awarded a grant!

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October News


Thank you to everyone for supporting Millbrae Education Fund (MEF) days today.  It’s great to see everyone dressed in blue!  Thank you to our volunteers for continue to enrich learning for our students through their efforts to raise much needed funds for our schools.

I wanted to remind you of two other events this week.

  • Tomorrow, Thursday, October 16th 7:45am to 8:15am, Multi-Use Room  
    • English Learners Advisory Committee (ELAC)
    • The Committee:
      • Advises the principal on programs and services
      • Advises the Site Council on the development of the Single Plan for Student Achievement
      • Provides suggestions Supplemental Concentration Grant and English Learner Budget
      • Assists with school needs assessment and annual language census
      • Builds parent awareness on the importance of school attendance
  • Friday, October 17, 8:30am-9:00am, Multi-Use Room
    • Coffee with the principal
    • Hear about current activities, projects and focus areas
    • Questions and answers 

September News

Dear Spring Valley Families,

Thank you all for the warm and enthusiastic welcome.  I am very happy to be here at Spring Valley School and look forward to working with you to continue the wonderful work you have been doing to make Spring Valley one of the most desirable destinations for students in our area.

Please click read more to learn about the updates happening at our school!

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Transitional Kindergarten

For the 2015-16 school year, our Transitional Kindergarten classes will be held at Meadows and Lomita Park elementary schools. Program location is assigned based on your families home school.

Important Information:

  • First Day of School:  August 31, 2015 (Follows the District's school calendar.)
  • School Hours:  8:15 AM - 1:15 AM (Monday through Friday)
  • Lomita Park/Spring Valley attends Lomita Park
  • Green Hills/Meadows attends Meadows


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Spring Valley Class Size and Portable

Dear Spring Valley Parents and Guardians,


I hope all of our Spring Valley students are having a wonderful summer break. I've learned that many are involved in baseball tournaments, summer camps and traveling about...all great activities to keep our kids busy and active.

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Welcome Mrs. Kathleen D'or Reid as the Principal of Spring Valley!

Dear Parents/Guardians and Staff of Spring Valley School,


On June 23, 2014 the Governing Board approved the hiring and placement of our new Principal for Spring Valley School.  The Governing Board and I are pleased to announce Mrs. Kathleen D'or Reid as the Principal of Spring Valley.

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Kindergarten Meet and Greet Sunday August 24, 2014

WHAT:    Come by and meet fellow parents and soon to be kinders! This is a great opportunity for you and your child to get to know classmates and parents before that first big day of school. Millbrae Education Foundation (MEF) and PTA volunteers will be on hand providing a snack and information about the MEF and your school's PTA.


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PTA End of Year Update

Dear Spring Valley Community,


We've reached the end of another school year and it flew by fast! I wanted to send out a heartfelt Thank You! to all our volunteers, parents, teachers and staff. Without you all, we would not have been able to have all the wonderful programs we provided our children this year:

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2013-14 State Testing Information

Dear Parents,

As you are aware, California's new student assessment system is now known as the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP). The CAASPP assessment system replaces the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program. The primary purpose of the CAASPP assessment system is to assist teachers, administrators, and pupils and their parents by promoting high-quality teaching and learning through the use of a variety of assessment approaches and item types.

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A Message from Board President Denis Fama



The Trustees have approved a program by which each Board Member will be associated with a particular campus.  This connection will be defined between the Trustee and the Principal in terms of time commitment and suggested activities. Our goal is to enhance our service in the support of our schools without disrupting instruction or day to day operations.

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Update on Smarter Balanced Field Test

Dear Parent/Guardian:


This is an exciting time for everyone in the Millbrae School District.


As you may already know, we, along with thousands of schools across California, are participating in a field test of a modern assessment system designed to help shape teaching and learning in the classroom. Known as the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress – or CAASPP – these computer-based tests replace the STAR program.

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The general registration period for the 2015-2016 school year has now concluded.

Beginning August 17, 2015, please call your home school to schedule an appointment to bring in your completed registration packet and required documents to enroll your child.  Elementary school registration is dependent upon the student’s address and classroom space availability. If there is a lack of classroom space availability, your student will be placed on a waiting list for your resident school.  In the meantime, your student will be assigned to another school in the Millbrae School District with the available classroom space.  Registration paperwork, school boundaries and school phone numbers are all available on the Registration page.

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Volunteer Clearance and Fingerprinting

Dear Parents,

We have heard very good questions and concerns about who should be fingerprinted and why. Most importantly, we want to be sure we know who is working directly with our students and around staff to ensure a safe working and learning environment at every school.

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Welcome To Our New Site

Hello and welcome to our new site! Please take a look around as we continue to add information. We appreciate your patience. 

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