• Dear Green Hills Families, 

    Welcome Back to the 2021-2022 school year. I am  honored to be the principal of Green Hills Elementary School. It has been a great pleasure to meet many of the students, staff and families at the virtual or in person Meet and Greet events. As I have shared, I am lucky to have over 25 years of experience in education as a teacher, and school and district administrator. Our focus to start the year will begin with creating safe and nurturing environments for all of our students. Please read the information below to find important start of the school year dates and news.

    First Day of School Information

    • First Day - Thursday, August 19 from 8:15 am to 12:15pm - a minimum day
    • Back To School Night - Thursday, August 19 at 6:00pm beginning in the school multi-use room
    • Friday, August 20 - 12:15 pm Dismissal

    Teacher Assignments: Your student’s class assignment will be posted in Parent Square before the start of school. Please make sure that you are able to sign up and log in by next week.

    COVID-19 Restrictions: Millbrae School District will be following the San Mateo County Safe Schools Pandemic Recovery Framework, please click the link for access.

    • All students and staff are required to wear masks indoors except students who are exempt based on the CDPH facemask guidelines. 
    • Everyone will be encouraged to wash and/ or sanitize hands frequently, especially before and after meals.
    • Social Distancing is not required at this time. 

    School Hours:

    TK: 8:15 - 1:15

    Kindergarten:  8:15 - 1:30

    1st - 5th:     8:15 - 2:15

    School Meals are provided at no cost this year to all families. You may still provide a meal from home if you choose. For more menu information, click here. Please visit the Millbrae School District Nutrition & Food Services page for more information HERE.

    Traffic and Parking

    Green Hills main office is located on Ludeman Lane. However, we are housed on a unique street end  that feeds into the Green Hills Country Club. There is no U-Turn or turn-about on the street near the country club or front office. For safety reasons students are not allowed on campus before 8:00 am.

    Upcoming Events

    Aug 12 - Thursday Kindergarten Round Up

    Aug 18 - Wednesday TK/Kindergarten Meet and Greet 2:30

    Aug 19 - Thursday First Day of School 12:15 dismissal

    Aug 19 - Thursday  Back To School yNight 6-7PM

    Aug 20 - Friday Minimum Day 12:15 dismissal

    Sep 06 - Monday Labor Day Holiday - No School


    We are all looking forward to getting back to school with a safe and successful partnership with our Green Hills staff and families. 

    Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns.



    Kerry Dees