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Attendance Awareness Good attendance helps children do well in school. Attendance matters for school success, starting as early as prekindergarten and throughout elementary school and beyond. September is Attendance Awareness Month, a nationwide campaign to reduce chronic absenteeism. Fullerton School District’s attendance goal is 98% – students attending school every… Read more
We are excited to announce Fullerton School District has implemented online student registration for the 2016-17 school year! This process replaces the paper forms sent home at the beginning of each school year. This new form allows parents and guardians to electronically update required student information and complete required forms online. Registration for… Read more
August 8th marked the first day of school for our students. We are happy to see all the smiling faces at our 20 schools. FSD is accepting students to its nationally recognized District. Program offerings include GATE, All the Arts for All the Kids (visual and performing arts), mobile digital arts… Read more
Update on Parks Junior High Construction Work is progressing on schedule for the replacement of the Parks Junior High School Heating, Ventilation, and Air-Conditioning (HVAC) system. “Classrooms and teachers will be ready for students when school starts August 8th,” stated Sherry Dustin, principal. The school office is open, staffed, and… Read more
District Office will be closed tomorrow, August 4, 2016 from 8:00- 10:00 am. for our Districtwide Welcome Back.
Meal benefit applications for 2016/2017 are now available! Please visit our website at http://fullertonsd.org/nutritionservices/reduced.php to complete an online application, or you can come to our office Monday–Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. If you received a letter for Direct Certification you do not need to fill out an application. If you have… Read more
New Principal Announcements We are pleased to announce new Principals at Sunset Lane, Woodcrest, and Nicolas Junior High. Effective July 1, 2016, Dr. Tracy Gyurina will be the new Principal at Sunset Lane School, Gary Torres will be the new Principal at Woodcrest School, and Robyn Clemente will be the new… Read more
Click here to check out the twitter chat. http://nextgenlearning.org/event/nglcchat-next-gen-curriculum
FULLERTON SCHOOL DISTRICT SEAMLESS SUMMER FEEDING PROGRAM Fullerton School District is participating in the Seamless Summer Feeding Program. FREE MEALS will be made available to ALL children through age 18. Meals are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.There will be no… Read more
Fisler’s animation “Peace from Fisler” was selected as a special category winner for the 50th Annual California Media Festival. The school will be recognized in June at the Zipper Concert Hall at the Colburn School in Downtown LA.
County Committee on School District Organization Determines Trustee Areas Up for Election in November 2016
County Committee on School District Organization Determines Trustee Areas Up for Election in November 2016 At their meeting on March 2nd, the County Committee on School District Organization determined that Areas 2 and 5 would be up for election in the November 2016 Board of Trustees election. At their February… Read more
Join us on Saturday, March 5, from 8:30AM – 3:00PM at Ladera Vista Junior High, for the first Student Safety Symposium sponsored by Fullerton Council of PTA’s Parent Education Initiative in collaboration with Fullerton School District, Fullerton Joint Union High School District, and the Fullerton Police Department. Learn about what… Read more
The Fullerton School District invites students and their families to be active and stay healthy at our biannual Fullerton Fit Families event! This free event will take place on Saturday, March 12th from 9am-11am behind the Fullerton Courthouse and will offer students and their families the opportunity to be physically… Read more
IMPORTANT PRIVACY NOTICE: CDE’s Release of Confidential Student Information and Opportunity to Object The California Department of Education (CDE) has been ordered by a federal court to disclose extensive confidential student record information for use in a lawsuit entitled Morgan Hill Concerned Parents Association, et al, v. California Department of… Read more
New District Trustee Areas At their regular meeting on February 4th, the County Committee on School District Organization approved the District’s proposed change to its method of electing trustees to a by-trustee area process, as well as the new trustee area boundaries. The new method of election and map areas… Read more
The storm that blew through yesterday knocked out power damaging a key switch. We’ve been working on replacing this am and you will see periodic outages until completely up
Having Technical or equipment issues, please fill out this form below for assistance. Student iPad/Laptop Repair Form
On February 4, 2016, Fullerton School District will host the FSD Expo at Ladera Vista Junior High School’s Performance Center from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. FSD Expo is an opportunity to learn about the many innovative programs offered to students enrolled in the Fullerton School District. FSD Expo offers families… Read more
County Committee on School District Organization to Meet at FSD The County Committee on School District Organization will meet at 6 pm on February 3, 2016, in the District Board Room. The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss the proposed change to the District’s method of electing trustees… Read more
Innovation Experience Click on this link to see a great clip of the event aired on Univision: http://www.univision.com/noticias/tecnologia/experiencia-de-innovacion-en-fullerton-video
Kindergarten Registration Begins February 18, 2016 More Information
Open Enrollment 2016/2017 Open Enrollment for Intradistrict and Interdistrict Transfers for the 2016/2017 school year begins on January 19 and ends on February 17, 2016. Parents who reside within Fullerton School District who would like their students to attend a school other than their school of residence may request an… Read more
Dear Parents, Guardians and FSD Staff, We are aware of the school closure at Sunny Hills High School. All Fullerton School District schools are currently open and students are safe. We are in constant communication with Chief Dan Hughes and the Fullerton Police Department. If there are any concerns, parents… Read more
Information about Preparing for El Niño – Tips for Parents Click Here for English Click Here for Spanish Click Here for Korean
The Fullerton School District is working closely with our Fullerton Police and Fire Departments to ensure that your children will continue to be safe at school, and while traveling to and from there, despite the El Niño rains. Here’s some resources parents can use to prepare for the rain ahead…. Read more
California Healthy Kids Survey Information Information CHKS 7th – Spanish CHKS 7th – English CHKS 5th – English/Spanish
Ladera Vista Junior High School in Fullerton has been recognized as an Exemplary School of the Arts by the Arts School Network, a nonprofit that promotes arts education in schools. Ladera Vista earned the distinction for integrating the arts in all academic areas and for offering 32 arts-based electives. As… Read more
Fullerton School District is sponsoring FULLERTON FIT FAMILIES on Saturday, October 31, 2015. Bring your family and a friend or two and join Fullerton School District for a 21st century scavenger hunt/geocaching event. The event will kick-off at 9:00 a.m. at the Fullerton Courthouse Parking lot (1275 N. Berkeley Avenue)… Read more
FULLERTON SCHOOL DISTRICT CELEBRATES RED RIBBON WEEK In coordination with the Fullerton Police Department, the Fullerton School District is celebrating Red Ribbon Week to take a stand to remain drug-free. School sites and the Police Department are hoping a number of events aimed at educating families about the perils of… Read more
Changes in Voting for District Trustees On July 28, 2015, the Board of Trustees of the Fullerton School District directed a shift from the current at-large system of electing trustees to by-trustee area elections. Click here to find more information regarding this process. Proposed maps of new Trustee areas are… Read more
The Great California ShakeOut Are you ready to ShakeOut? On Thursday, October 15th at 10:15 a.m., all FSD schools will participate in the Great California ShakeOut. This drill is the largest preparedness event conducted annually in the U.S. Held the third Thursday of every October, the drill brings together first responders, schools, businesses,… Read more
Dual Language Immersion Survey English: http://bit.ly/FSDDLE Spanish: http://bit.ly/FSDDLSp Korean: http://bit.ly/FSDDLK
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The 2015-16 school year began August 10th!! The energy and enthusiasm on the first day of school was amazing!
Back to School Safety Message Welcome back to FSD! Here’s some tips for keeping our kids safe when you are driving around our schools. Traffic Safety Announcement
Use this link to get Birth Certificate Info http://ocrecorder.com/
If you have trouble viewing or submitting this form, you can fill it out in Google Forms. Home Technical Issues Fullerton School District’s Technology & Media Services provides support at school and at home for student devices. Please use the form below to report any issues to us so we… Read more
School starts on Monday, August 10 (K-7) and Tuesday, August 11 (8th grade).
DO will be closed tomorrow from 8-11 am. for Districtwide Welcome Back.
Apply For Free and Reduced-Price Meals Application for Free and Reduced-Price meals for 2015/2016 school year will be available July 13, 2015. Online applications will also be available at http://fullertonsd.org/nutritionservices/reduced.php at any time and on any day – including weekends. Applications will also be available in the lobby at the… Read more
Seamless Summer Feeding Program Fullerton School District is participating in the Seamless Summer Feeding Program. Free meals will be made available to all children through age 18. Meals are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. There will be no discrimination during the course… Read more
Harold Sullivan Receives Lifetime Achievement Award The Fullerton Chamber of Commerce Education Committee presented Laguna Road Retiring Principal, Harold Sullivan with the Lifetime Achievement Award on Friday, April 17, 2015 at California State University, Fullerton. Mr. Sullivan has dedicated 42 years of service towards education, including 33 years of devoted… Read more
FSD Walking Challenge FSD employees are participating in a 1-week walking challenge from May 4-8. The site that earns the most collective steps will receive a prize at the end of the school year. To learn more, check out http://bit.ly/1yKebO1. (Please attach the screenshot under the message.)
1600-1800 Kindergarten students from four districts toured career stations at Fullerton College on April 17. It was a very fun, exciting day for all.
Fullerton April 2015 issue
The Orange County Board of Education and County Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Al Mijares presented Outstanding Contribution to Education (OCTE) awards on April 15, 2015. These awards honor individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to education. The Fullerton School District was the only district receiving this honor. Our… Read more
Move More, Eat Healthy Fullerton 5K Saturday, April 11th, 2015 Click here to View Flyer Move More East Healthy Fullerton 5K
Hermosa Drive is the recipient of a very generous donation from Power Play, the Anaheim Ducks Foundation. During spring break, more than 100 volunteers including Ducks season pass holders and school staff helped build a hockey rink at the school and make additions to the school library. On Monday, March… Read more
District Office and School Site Closure The Fullerton School District Office and all school sites will be closed on Monday, March 23, 2015 through Friday, March 27, 2015 for Spring Recess. All school sites and the District Office will reopen on Monday morning, March 30, 2015. Please note that students return to school on Monday,… Read more
Tea & Technology Showcase Chapman University student, Roma Daravi, did an amazing job creating a piece on our Tea & Technology Showcase for Chapman News. This segment was part of Chapman News which is aired live on Fridays at noon at Chapman University as well as on Time Warner Cable… Read more
Updated Spring 2015 The Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) and Annual Update will be presented to the Board of Trustees by the LCAP Stakeholder Committee members during the regular School Board Meeting on June 23, 2015 for their review. The timeline for the LCAP School Board approval timeline is as follows:… Read more
Ladera Vista Students took to the air recently in the school’s production of “Peter Pan”. The production featured professionally staged flying, a twelve-piece orchestra, professionally designed sets, costumes created by the students of Fullerton High School, and of course the talented acting, singing, and dancing of Ladera Vista’s Spartan Students…. Read more
__________________ Fullerton School District: Employee Health Screenings (ALL EMPLOYEES are eligible to participate) Post: 02/27/15 – 04/17/15 FSD Insurance Benefits is holding its annual Health Screenings in the District Board Room. Wednesday, April 22nd, 8am-5pm Wednesday, April 29th, 8am-5pm The SISC sponsored event is open to FSD employees only. ALL… Read more
Hi Everyone, We would like to remind you that the Fullerton’s School District will be hosting the 3rd annual Tea & Technology Showcase is tomorrow March 3rd from 4-6 pm at the Ladera Vista Performance Center. Join us for a fun and interactive look at the way technology is being… Read more
Fullerton School District is sponsoring FULLERTON FIT FAMILIES on Saturday, March 14, 2015. Bring your family and a friend or two and join Fullerton School District for a 21st century scavenger hunt/geocaching event. The event will kick-off at 8:30 a.m. at the Fullerton Courthouse Parking lot (1275 N. Berkeley Avenue) and… Read more
Don’t miss out on this wonderful production of Peter Pan at Ladera Vista Junior High School!!
Your mission (if you choose to accept it…) is to join teachers and students from across the Fullerton School District on Tuesday, March 3rd from 4:00-6:00 PM. Students and teachers will be showcasing the many ways the Fullerton School District is using technology to create and instill student agency and… Read more
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Please Save-the-Date! Fullerton STEM Summit: Tuesday, Feb. 24, 5-9 pm, Sunny Hills High School GymFullerton Joint Union High School & Fullerton School District K-8 are hosting a first time ever STEM Summit! All students and families are invited to attend.Speakers and exhibitors include Caltech, Boeing, Raytheon, and US Department of… Read more
MAPLE ELEMENTARY TO UNVEIL IMAGINATION PLAYGROUND™ PLAY EQUIPMENT SYSTEM New play system is the first awarded to the Fullerton School District Maple Elementary will unveil innovative playground equipment, Imagination Playground in a Cart™ on January 30. The Imagination Playground is being provided through a Let’s Play Grant from Dr…. Read more
Kindergarten Registration Click here for the flyer Click here for more information – English/Spanish Click here for more information – Korean
District Office and School Site Closure The Fullerton School District Office and all school sites will be closed on Monday, December 22, 2014 through Friday, January 2, 2015 for Winter Break. All school sites and the District Office will reopen on Monday morning, January 5, 2015. Please note that students return to school… Read more
FSD Website info to be posted on December 17, 2014: Open Enrollment 2015/2016 Open Enrollment for Intradistrict and Interdistrict Transfers for the 2015/2016 school year begins on January 20 and ends on February 18, 2015. Parents who reside within Fullerton School District who would like their students to attend a… Read more
￼Vision Screenings 12/02/2014 This month, many Sunset Lane students received a free vision screening thanks to the generous support of the Assistance League of Fullerton. This non-profit organization raises money for vision screenings and Operation School Bell by fundraising and operating a thrift store located at 233 W. Amerige in… Read more
The Board of Trustees held its annual organizational meeting on December 10. Three returning trustees – Janny Meyer, Bev Berryman, and Chris Thompson – were sworn in for new four year terms. The three were unopposed in the November election. They join trustees Hilda Sugarman and Lynn Thornley, who are… Read more
District Office and Schools will be closed from November 24th-November 28th 2014 for the ThanksGiving Holiday.
Robotics Club Needs Robots to Help Build More! The Parks Junior High School STEM Robotics Club is taking off faster than they can build the robots! Under the guidance of Mr. Chong and Dr. Hyun, the 7th grade team did great at the Orange, CA competition on November 8, 2014. … Read more
Official statement- Fullerton School District Allegations of teacher misconduct Please direct all inquiries to Superintendent’s Office “On Thursday, November 13, 2014, Shauna Sims, Special Education teacher at Parks Junior High School, was taken into police custody for off campus misconduct with a high school student. The Fullerton School District is… Read more
Catch Me At My Best “Catch Me At My Best” is an opportunity to recognize employees of the Fullerton School District that have gone above and beyond with customer service. School offices and District departments have “Catch Me At My Best” recognition cards available for students, parents, and fellow staff… Read more
District Office and School Site Closure The Fullerton School District Office and all school sites will be closed on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 in recognition of Veterans’ Day. All school sites and the District Office will reopen on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. Thank you.
Dr. Mathew Barnett Honored at Spark IMAGINATION 2014 Science@OC Nicolas Junior High School Principal Dr. Mathew Barnett is being honored at Science@OC, an organization that works with schools and districts in Orange County to improve science education, prepare students for STEM careers, and engage local, state, and national organizations… Read more
Laguna Road First Graders Celebrate Red Ribbon Week in Style A group of first grade students in Mrs. Kim-Lee’s class showed style while sending positive messages about Red Ribbon Week. The students were excited to share the message with the school and Mr. Sullivan. At the first grade level,… Read more
Fullerton School District Teacher of the Year Lupe Escobar Lupe Escobar was named the 2013-14 Teacher of the Year at Valencia Park School and for the Fullerton School District. It didn’t stop there – Ms. Escobar was also a top 15 finalist for Orange County Teacher of the Year…. Read more
Maple School Receives Golden Bell Award Congratulations to Maple School for receiving a 2014 Golden Bell Award for The Argumentation and Communication Leadership program in the Commmunity Schools through Partnerships and Collaboration category. Maple School excelled during the on-site validation process which ensures the integrity of the award and ensures… Read more
Technology Thrives at Acacia as Students Teach at Biola University Hard work and determination has paid off for students at Acacia School. The school is now a 1:1 iPad school in Kindergarten through sixth grades. As recently as four and a half years ago, there was one laptop cart… Read more
VIP visit to Parks Junior High School The 1:1 VIP (Visible Innovation Program) event was held on Wednesday, August 27, 2014. Following the distribution of iPads at Valencia Park School, participants were able to visit other school sites. Several went to Parks Junior High School to tour the campus and… Read more
Fullerton School District – Traffic Congestion and Parking Lot Safety Because of the large number of parents and children arriving at school at the same time, School Zones often present a serious safety hazard for children. As congestion increases, it becomes more difficult for parents and our students to see… Read more
On Wednesday, August 27, 2014, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Tom Torlakson, and Fullerton School District Superintendent, Dr. Robert Pletka, announced the District’s distribution of over 6,000 iPads to 5th through 8th grade students through its Visible Innovation Program (VIP). The program aims to provide students with 21st Century skills,… Read more
First Day of School Our 2014-2015 school year has begun with much excitement from students, staff, and parents. We look forward to a wonderful year ahead! Please enjoy the following pictures that captured the excitement of our first day of school on Monday, August 11, 2014.
Laguna Road School Chorus is open to all students in Fullerton School District. For more information and the registration form, please click here. LRSC Registration Form Fall 2014
The District held its Welcome Back Celebration on August 7, 2014. Employees gathered together to kick-off the 2014-2015 school year. Please enjoy the following pictures that capture this event.
Apply Now for Free and Reduced-Price Meals Now Available Online applications are currently available at our website at any time and on any day – including weekends. The Nutrition Services Office is open every Tuesday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Paper applications for free and reduced-price meals… Read more
New Administrators and Promotions At the Board of Trustees Meeting on June 24, 2014, the following people were introduced as new administrators or administrators who had been promoted for the upcoming 2014-2015 school year: Julie Brandon, Principal, Fern Drive School; Dr. Erlinda Soltero-Ruiz, Principal, Orangethorpe School; Kathleen Escaleras-Murillo, Assistant Principal,… Read more
Writers Guild If you would like to order a copy of their anthology, Our Children and The Heroes Who Hold Their Hands for yourself, please feel free to access the following URL to place an order. http://www.lulu.com/shop/fullerton-school-district-students/our-children-and-the-heroes-who-hold-their-hands/paperback/product-21544635.html
Registration for a new program at Raymond Elementary School. TheLAB Afterschool Childcare and Enrichment for TK & K.
Fullerton School District is excited to participate in the upcoming Love Fullerton project on May 17, 2014. We appreciate partnering not only with our District staff and parent community, but also with City government officials, the Police and Fire Departments, local businesses, churches, service organizations, and residents to enhance our school sites. Please join us by visiting the… Read more
Please go to http://www.servicewearapparel.com/superintendent/voting.php and vote for Dr. Pletka as Superintendent of the Year. For more information and a description of his nomination, please visit http://servicewearapparel.com/superintendent/finalists.php. Voting is open until Friday, May 16, 2014. If he wins, he will receive $1,000 cash and $1,000 worth of apparel for our District!
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced that Beechwood and Hermosa Drive Schools were named as 2014 California Distinguished Schools for their “strong commitment and innovative approaches to improving student academic achievement.” Special kudos to Hermosa Drive School who also received physical education designation. Hermosa Drive is one of… Read more
Please click on the following links to electronically view the School News for the Fullerton School District. Inside you will find featured articles from our District Superintendent and each school site. Click here for the April 2014 Edition Click here for the February/March 2014 Edition Click here for the December… Read more
The Doodle 4 Google contest is in full swing. Google has announced the 50 state winners and the voting has begun to declare a final winner. Fullerton School District is excited to announce that the California State winner for this contest is Layla Lee, a student at Parks Junior High School. Layla… Read more
FREE Employee Health Screening on May 7th, 2014. You MUST Pre-Register by Monday, May 5th, click here to register: http://www.fullertonsd.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/050714-FSD-FREE-Health-Screening.pdf
For information about the Tdap requirement click the appropriate language link below. English Español
The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the student mosaic mural at St. Jude Medical Center was held on Monday, March 17, at 5 p.m. to officially welcome this new piece of artwork to Fullerton. The artwork is displayed on the second floor landing on the bridge between St. Jude Medical Center… Read more
Yarely Pineda, Valencia Park School student, was honored to represent the Fullerton School District at today’s Association of California School Administrators (ACSA) Every Student Succeeding Recognition Ceremony at Bowers Museum. Students were recognized who have overcome incredible obstacles and faced life’s challenges with a courageous attitude. Valencia Park School Principal,… Read more
Fullerton School District is the proud recipient of ASCIP’s 2014 “Excellence in Loss Control Award.” ASCIP (the Alliance for Schools Cooperative Insurance Program) is a coalition of 120 member school districts which work together to provide outstanding insurance, risk management, and loss prevention services specifically targeted for students and schools…. Read more
The Board of Trustees approved the start and end dates for the upcoming 2014/2015 school year at its Board Meeting on March 4, 2014. Please see the information below: Please Click here for the full 2014-2015 Pupil Attendance Calendar. First Day of Student Attendance – K-8th grade-all students Monday, August 11,… Read more
Inspiring learners to leverage the arts and innovative technology to create, collaborate, communicate, critically think, and contribute to a global community. Click here for Press Release Happy Birthday to the 1:1 Visible Innovation Program! Beginning March 3, 2014, every student in 6th and 7th grade will be provided with an iPad… Read more
Parents, Friends, and Community Members, Your donations can be “earmarked” for our award-winning Arts, Technology, and Student Support programs. Also, check out www.celebratecreatedonate.com for an easy way to support the three K-8 Foundations. Click here to visit our Foundation page. Thank you for your support!
The AVID + University Pathways Program began at Nicolas Junior High School in 2010 and has proven to be successful. Students currently participating in AVID have an opportunity to follow in the footsteps of Marielle Barrios, who participated in AVID Program at Nicolas Junior High School and continued her participation… Read more
Fullerton School District and Fullerton Elementary School Management Association (FESMA) held its third annual Every Student Succeeding Awards Ceremony
In partnership with Fullerton School District, the Fullerton Elementary School Management Association (FESMA) held its third annual Every Student Succeeding Awards Ceremony on Thursday, January 23, 2014. This event is a salute to public education success stories. Each school site within the District selects a student who has overcome incredible… Read more
Kristin Montoya, Ladera Vista Junior High School ASB/Leadership Teacher, facilitated an ASB Leadership Workshop for junior high students. Leadership students recently gathered together from Fullerton junior high schools for this training.
Thanks to involved Fullerton community member, Adam Moire, the Starbase Program was recently brought to Richman School. Starbase is a national Department of Defense Youth Program whose mission is to engage students at Title 1 schools in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Students are provided 20-25 hours of innovative… Read more
After three years of planning, a sensory garden offering therapeutic and tactile features for children with special needs took shape this summer at Commonwealth School. The garden was made possible through community grants, individual donations, and volunteer support. The grand opening ceremony for this new sensory garden will be held… Read more