Joseph Weller Elementary School Home
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Weller is a uniform school.  Please review our uniform standards by clicking on the link below: 
Weller Uniform Code
 

2014-2015 MUSD School Calendar

2015-2016 MUSD School Calendar

Principal's Corner


 

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Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.”  -Helen Keller

 

Dear Parents and Guardians,

I would like to invite you to join me at a monthly “Principal Coffee Chat”, where we can have an informal discussion about our school.  It will be a good opportunity for me to share our school’s goals for the year, collaboratively plan for upcoming events, and/or address questions or concerns you might have.  The meetings will begin at 8:15 in the Conference Room (near Front Office).  Below are the meeting dates for the 2014-2015 school year.  I look forward to seeing you there.
 

In partnership with you,

Mrs. Raquel Kusunoki

 

Principal Coffee Chat Days:

May 28, 2015  (Incoming Kinder Parents)

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Joseph Elementary School maintains the Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (P.B.I.S.) program to help foster a responsible, respectful and safe learning environment for students and staff.  PBIS is a school-wide behavioral approach where students are supported and empowered to equally contribute to our school’s success and safety.  To highlight and celebrate positive behavior, we have implemented Weller Student store as a reward system for all students.  Our student store will be open one day during  the week of March 9.  The exact date and times will be determined by the end of this week.  

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Part of what makes the Weller Elementary Community so special is the active partnership between parents, teachers, and administrators. The Weller PTA is comprised of families and teachers whose dedication and involvement truly helps make Weller thrive.  To get involved or get more info, email us [email protected], visit our website at wellerpta.org. and follow us on Facebook.

Staff Only

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Weller Elementary is where you find students who are...
RESPECTFUL, RESPONSIBLE and SAFE!!!

NEW: Online Enrollment for New MUSD Students

Student registration for students new to the district and new to a school for the 2015-2016 is now available online.  Click link below:

Information to Register New Student

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Our Weller Chorus Assembly will be on Thursday, May 28th @ 8:15 am.
Our Evening Chorus Performance
will be on Thursday, May 28th @ 6:00 pm.

Both performances will be in the Multi-Use Room.

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Principal's Welcome to Incoming 
Weller TK and Kinder Families!


I am inviting all incoming TK & Kinder families to attend my Principal Chat on Thursday, May 28th.  It will be held in the Learning Lab (Room 101/102) at 8:00 am in the morning.

We will have our Assistant Principal and PTA present to answer all the questions you may have in regards to schedules, uniforms, registration requirements, school year events, etc.  We will also tour the kinder classrooms, so your students can get a sneak peak in the the classroom fun and meet the teachers.  I hope you'll be able to join us.

~Mrs. Kusunoki, Principal

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6th Grade Promotion Day will be on
Thursday, June 4th.
6th Grade Breakfast will be at 10:00 am (Students ONLY)
6th Grade Promotion Ceremony will begin at 11:00 am in the Multi-Use Room
*Students are to 
arrive at school at when the bell rings at 8:00 am.

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Last Day of School is Thursday, June 4th
It is a MINIMUM DAY, too!!!
Kinders dismiss @ 12:00pm; 1st-6th dismiss @ 12:20pm

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***FIRST DAY OF THE 2015-2016 School Year is
THURSDAY, AUGUST 13, 2015***

 

Parent Volunteers Needed For:

  • 6th Grade Promotion:
    • ​Setting up Multi-Use Room on Wednesday, June 3rd @ 2pm
    • Cut and prepare fruits for promotion breakfast on Wednesday, June 3rd (Breakfast on 4th)
    • Serve students breakfast, Thursday, June 4th @ 9am in cafeteria/MUR
    • Pick up food from Denny's on Calaveras Blvd., Thursday, June 4th @ 8:30am

Come visit the office if you are able to volunteer for these very important events.  Thank you!

Intent to Return for the 2015-2016 School Year (K-5th only)

Please call Ms. Alicia if your student(s) will not be returning to Weller Elementary for 2015-2016 school year.  (408) 635-2876, option 2.  Thank you!

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Mrs. VT's class would like to thank you for donating shoes to their S.O.S. - Share Our Shoes project.  Mrs. VT's class has collected over 400 pairs of shoes.  They created a “gofundme” fund to ask for donations and will ship the shoes to South Africa. They are currently writing letters and creating videos to ask for donations. If you would like to help their fund you may go to:  gofundme.com/sg8pw74c.  Thank you again!

Joseph Weller Elementary School

345 Boulder Street
Milpitas, CA 95035
Phone: (408) 635-2876
Fax: (408) 635-2880 

Principal:  Raquel Kusunoki
Assistant Principal:  Parwinder Johal
Superintendent:  Cary Matsuoka

School Year Events At A Glance

Attendance

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Please do not forget to call the Attendance Line at (408) 635-2876 x1107 on the day that your child will be absent from school.

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Transitional Kindergarten (TK) and Kindergarten registration will begin March 2nd.   Children who will be the age of 5 on or before September 1, 2015 will be eligible for Kindergarten; TK is available for students turning 5 between September 2 through December 2, 2015.   

You will need to provide the following documents in order to receive a registration packet
1) Proof of Child’s Age
2) Immunization Record
3) TWO Proofs of Residency (mortgage statement or rental agreement AND current utility bill [PG&E, water or garbage]). 
Call the office for more information.

*Additional proof of residency or residency forms may be required if you are renting a room, living with relatives or sharing a home with someone.

Become a Weller Volunteer

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If you are interested in volunteering at our school (in the classroom, on field trips or at a school event), please visit the office for a Volunteer Information Form (AE 1240).  You will also need to submit a copy of your driver's license and a current negative TB test result.  It may take 7-10 business days for your volunteer request to be approved at the District level. 

Classroom Supply Donations

  

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We are asking for each student to help with donating supplies to their classroom. Suggestion for donations are listed below:
 
  • Tissue boxes
  • Crayons
  • Scissors
  • Colored markers and pencils
  • Copy paper
  • Electric pencil sharpeners
  • Whiteboard markers
  • Graph paper
     

This will help our staff and students to have a successful year.  We truly appreciate all the donations.

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