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Important Dates


22nd - No School

29th-Oct. 3rd ~ Parent Conferences

29th - Oct. 3rd ~ Minimum Day









Attendance Line:
(408) 423-1305

Please keep your child at home if:

  • They do not feel well
  • Have a fever above 100°
    within the last 24 hours
  • Have vomited or had
    diarrhea within the
    last 24 hours
  • Have severe cough or
    cold symptoms


 School is dismissed every Wednesday at 1:42 for K-5 students and 12:00 for TK.  Please make arrangements to have your child picked up on time.



Monday, September 29 - Friday October 3rd

Minimum Days - Dismissal 1:42 for K-5


NWEA Testing

Congratulations to the following students who scored Proficient in Reading, Math, and Language Arts on the Fall NWEA Testing:

Rojas - Lucy Cooper, David Gonzalez, Natasha Mendoza, Manuel Cabrera, Aysha Mujeeb, Josue Salguero, Mia Serrano.  Wyatt/Garcia - Alen Aganbegovic, Melody Bouldt, Lucas Cvitanich, Hamdi Ibrahim, Shakira Marouf, Laura Atyade, Jonathan Ruiz, Reyna Vasquez, Sofia Vitorino.  Pisapia - Kenneth Brown, Jared Cabildo, Jordan Zamora, Tamanna Kaur, Natallie Malin, Jerdan Medina, Dylan Olsen, Junior Ruiz, Tiba Sameer, Karandeep Singh, Jocelyn Wells.  Larsen/Smith - Karina Brown, Emily Chear, Samantha Gong, Maya Grandy, Alondra Lopez, Emilio Moreno-Savellano, Sienna Roper, Kingston Rydzik, Zemikael Teka.  Wolfe/Rechin - Genesis Comino, Sean Espiritu, Francisco Garcia, Estabon Valdovinos, Filipo Leatigaga, Dexter Mapanao, Cheyenne Ruiz, Machelle Ruiz, Kaylee Stone, Carly Tillman.  Kanani - Madden Amituanai, Amanda Atayde, Angelica Bettencourt, Jonah Cooper, Jonathan Fugal, Jordan Galvez, Shak Guruswami, Michelle Huang, Bethanie Rosalea. Kelly - Sophia Bek, Ysabelle Catungal, Amanda Garrison, Kyli Kuykendall, Jaydon Malin, Ricardo Mendoza, Pamela Cabrera, Warren Ngo, Ayanna Pizano, Alan Ramirez.  Chirico - Dale Dagalet, Luis Jauregui, Isabella Kanemura, Kennedi Kuykendall, Kyle Leonard, Julian Loredo, Keala Morgan, Matthew Nystrom, Jada Santana, Marissa Santos, Stephany Silva

Transitional Kindergarten Registration for 2014-2015 / Matrícula al Programa Transición al Kinder para el 2014-2015

If your child's birthday falls on or between 9/2/2009 - 12/2/2009, your child is eligible for Transitional Kindergarten in Santa Clara Unified School District.  To learn more click here.

Si la fecha de nacimiento de su hijo/a es entre 9/2/2009 - 12/2/2009, él/ella es elegible para el programa Transición al Kínder en el Distrito Escolar Unificado de Santa Clara.  Para aprender más cllick aqui.

Free and Reduced-Price Meals at Briarwood

Good nutrition and learning go hand in hand.

We are dedicated to students' health, well being and their ability to learn. We support learning by promoting healthy habits for lifelong nutrition and fitness practices.

Your child can receive low cost meals if your household income is within the reduced price limits on the Eligibility Guidelines which you can find by clicking here. If interested, please fill out an application.

Before School Drop-Off Procedure

Morning Reminders - 
~  Students are not to arrive on campus before 8:10 am. 
~  From 8:10-8:25 am students and families on campus must wait in the picnic table area.
~  At 8:25am students are dismissed the playground.
~  At 8:25am families must stay behind the yellow line in the main hallway - families are not allowed in the classroom hallways or on the blacktop.
Thank you for helping us keep our students safe

After School Opportunities At Briarwood

Kids Club
Kids Club will be starting on November 5, 2013. Kids Club is an after school program sponsored by Bethel Church of Santa Clara. The program runs from 2:30-4:15pm every Tuesday. Please pick up a flyer in the school office if you would like more information or are interested in registering for the program.

The YMCA after school program runs five days per week. The program runs from the time students are dismissed from school until 6:00pm. Students play games, get assistance with homework and socialize during this time. Please pick up a flyer in the school office if you would like more information or are interested in registering for the program.

Briarwood's Handbook 2014-15

Click the blue link to download a pdf. copy of Briarwood's Handbook for 2014-2015:  14-15_Handbook.pdf

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Open Enrollment and Kindergarten Registration

It will be time for kindergarten registration for the 2015-2016 school year.  Kindergarten enrollment begins in January. Parents of TK students must re-register your child at your home school for kindergarten enrollment. 

Open Enrollment for K - 12 grade for the 2015-2016 school year will be conducted from January 7 to February 4, 2015.


To learn more click here.

YMCA Registration packet

English Registration Forms

Form 0    Form 1   Form 2    Form 3    Form 4   Form 5   Form 6   Form 7  Form 8   Form 9   Form 10  

Spanish Registration Forms

Form 0   Form 1   Form 2    Form 3     Form 4    Form 5    Form 7   Form 8  Form 9

Why become a PTA Member?

Please be a part of our community by participating in school events. We want to make it a great year
  Click here.

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Volunteers Needed

Volunteer Form

Application for Volunteers