2020 Kindergarten Informational Night

When: Friday, January 9th at 7:00 PM

Where: Cragmont Elementary

  • Come and learn more about the Berkeley Public Schools

    • Early Literacy Program​

    • Challenging and enriching curriculum

    • Culturally and linguistically responsive instruction strategies

    • After school enrichment programs

  • Talk to principals and teachers

2020 Kindergarten Fair

Informational fair for families with children entering Kindergarten and other newcomers to the BUSD

When: December 7th from 10 AM to 1 PM

Where: Sylvia Mendez Elementary School, 2840 Ellsworth St, Berkeley, CA 94705

  • Learn about district-wide curricula and programs

  • Talk with parent representatives from all elementary schools

  • Get a head start on understanding your options and our student assignment process

  • Meet school based after school care providers

Cragmont Elementary School Tours

When: November, December and January

            School Tours are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9:30am to 11:00am

Where: On arriving at the school, report to the front office to introduce yourself and sign in.

Please call (510) 644-8810 before visiting  to make an appointment so we know to expect you.

Visits are for adults only.

Application Due Date

Kindergarten Applications are due by Friday, February 7, 2020

For more information, please call BUSD Admissions at (510) 644 - 6504




830 Regal Road

Berkeley, CA 94708

Office Hours: 8:30am-3:30pm


Main Phone:  (510) 644-8810


Absentee Hotline: (510) 644-6333

or report online

Transportation: (510) 644-6182

LEARNS: (510) 644-4892

Parent Liaison: (510) 644-8871

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