California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP)

Each spring, schools across California participate in the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress program, also known as CAASPP.

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Evaluación de California del Desempeño y Progreso Estudiantil (CAASPP)

Cada primavera, las escuelas de todo California participan en el programa de Evaluación de California del Desempeño y Progreso Estudiantil, también conocido por sus siglas en inglés como CAASPP.

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Welcome to Simonds!


Principal Announcement

Dear Simonds School Community,
San José Unified School District is proud to announce the appointment of Danielle Metz as the new Principal of Simonds Elementary School effective July 1, 2018.


Principal’s Message From Danielle M Metz

National Blue Ribbon School logo

School Accountability Report Card (SARC)


Our Vision

“Preparing today’s students to be the thinkers, leaders, and creators of tomorrow.”

Our Mission

“Uniting as one community, we elevate opportunities for all.”

The ABCs of Simonds Elementary

A = Always Do Your Best!
B = Be Safe!
C = Care About Others!

Simonds PBIS Info


Update Cougar Connection - the School Directory

Business Partners - Show Your Support Today!


School Information

TK/Kinder Tour Dates:

2/6, 2/13, 3/6, 3/13, 4/3 and 4/17
Time: 9:30-10:00 AM

(This tour is for adults only.  We will have 10 slots for each tour and the tour is for families who live within the boundary of Simonds.  Please call the office to sign up for the tour)

Welcome Letter 2018-19
Principal’s Letter 2018-19
Uniform Policy
Policies and Procedures
Playground Rules and Safety
Bell Schedule and Forms
School Map 2018-2019
School Accountability Report Card
Instructional Calendar 2018-2019


SimondSays News & Flyers
Music & Technology Foundation
      SMTF Summer Flyer
      SMTF Direct Drive
      PTA Welcome Back Letter
      PTA Membership Form

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