Winter Recess

All San José Unified schools and offices will be closed Monday, February 19, through Friday, February 23, for Winter Recess.

Todas las escuelas y oficinas de SJUSD estarán cerradas del lunes, 19 de febrero al viernes, 23 de febrero, debido a las vacaciones de invierno.

California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP)

Information and Opt Out Process

Dear Parent or Guardian,
Each spring, schools across the state participate in the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress program, also known as CAASPP. This year, your student will participate in the Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments for English language arts and mathematics (SBAC), the California Alternate Assessments (CAA), and, depending on their grade level, the new California Science Tests (CAST).

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Evaluación de California del Desempeño y Progreso Estudiantil (CAASPP)

Información y Processo de Exclusión

Estimado padre, madre o tutor:
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. Este año, sus hijos participarán en la Evaluación Acumulativa Smarter Balanced (SBAC) en Artes del Lenguaje Inglés y Matemáticas, en la Evaluación Alternativa de California (CAA), y dependiendo del nivel de grado que cursen, en la administración de la prueba piloto de los Exámenes de Ciencia de California (CAST).

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Welcome to Merritt Trace Elementary

Merritt Trace Elementary School

is the Kindergarten through Fifth Grade campus of San Jose Unified School District’s Academic, Visual and Performing Arts strand. Every student at Trace performs on stage or in a video at least once per school year. All students attend classes in Drama, Art, and Music; third through fifth graders are eligible to participate in additional classes in Instrumental Music (Strings and Band) and Choir.


School Tours

Kinder Tours in Spanish and English on January 19th, January 25th, February 9th, and March 9th from 8:45am. to 9:30am.


Vision and Mission

Our Mission and VisionNuestra Visión y Misión

Trace Logo


Welcome back to School !

On behalf of the Trace staff, I want to extend a warm welcome to your family for the 2017-2018 school year. We are continuing our work towards ensuring the safety, social well-being and engaging curriculum for your child/children.
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En nombre del personal de Trace, deseo dar la más cordial bienvenida a sus familias al ciclo escolar 2017-2018. Continuaremos nuestra labor para garantizar la seguridad, el bienestar social y un plan de estudios rico e interesante para sus hijos.
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Trace Updates


2017-18 Bell Schedule

Bell Schedule


TRAFFIC PLAN:

1. Kinderworld parking lot is for Kinders only.

2. 1st-5th grades should be dropped off/picked up on Dana Avenue or use the Lincoln parking lot.


Please remember our early out schedule for Tuesdays this year:

  • Kindergarten 1:15 pm Dismissal
  • First - Third Grade 1:15 pm Dismissal
  • Fourth and Fifth Grade 1:25 Dismissal


Fifth Grade Movie

Check out the Fifth Grade film projects!

Trace 2017 5th Grade Video
Trace 2016 5th Grade Video
Trace 2015 5th Grade Video
Trace 2014 5th Grade Video
Trace 2013 5th Grade Video
Trace 2012 5th Grade Video

For information on how to acquire your own copies of the films, contact Mr. Boston at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).


 

Trace History Book

Trace neighbors and alumni James R. Hubert and E. Leonard Johnson have written a book of Trace history. Please visit the official site for the book: Merritt Trace Elementary School - Through the Years!

Trace Through the Year

Important Numbers

Main Office: 408-535-6257
Fax: 408-535-2304
Attendance Hotline: 408-535-6583
If your child is or will be absent, please call the Attendance Hotline and leave a message with the name of the student and the reason for the absence.

Quick Links

Instructional Calendar
Calendario de enseñanza

Blended Learning Links

School Accountability Report Card

Informes escolares de
rendición de cuentas (SARC)

SJUSD Food Services

Involvement of Parents
in the Title 1 Program


Participación de los padres
en el programa Titulo 1


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