Sunnybrae Elementary School

International Baccalaureate

<strong>International Baccalaureate</strong>

School Mission

Sunnybrae Elementary is a committed community of students, educators, families, and staff that supports the whole child and honors diversity so that all students can reach their full potential in order to become global citizens who are caring, open-minded, critical thinkers.

 

Sunnybrae

Sunnybrae

Leveled Reading

Leveled Reading

Leveled reading removes the "one size fits all" approach to reading, giving each child the opportunity to develop essential skills at his/her own pace.

21st century learning

21st century learning
  • Students will think creatively and pursue innovative solutions.  
  • Students will utilize evolving technology that is targeted to support their learning.  
  • Students will develop collaborative skills that require active participation and engagement.  

Inquiring
Minds

Inquiring<br />Minds

We at Sunnybrae, are a diverse community of caring and open-minded learners. We ask questions to understand our world and take action to make it a better place. Read more about our school.   

5th grade exhibition

5th grade exhibition

In the final year of the IB program, students participate in a culminating project known as the Exhibition.   5th Grade Exhibition

Family math night

Family math night

Family Math Night provides an evening of hands on STEM activities. Students, parents and teachers work together to conduct inquiry-based  experiments.

building community

building community

Building community is an important part of Sunnybrae's  open minded culture.  We celebrate and embrace our similarities and learn from our differences.

professional development

professional development

High-quality teaching is essential for student success. Sunnybrae teachers  work collaboratively to expand best practices and student learning.

celebrating the season

celebrating the season

Our International Holiday Sing along is an annual favorite celebrated right before winter break. This is a not-to-miss school community event filled with inspiring international holiday selections.

Literacy CENTER

Literacy CENTER

Literacy centers are designed for students to work with partners or in small groups to meet literacy goals.  Our literacy centers are engaging and an exceptional educational experience for all students.

Latest News

On Feb 27th, our school will be hosting a Literacy Parent Education Night.

We will be providing tips to families on how to support your children's literacy development at home and complement the work that our teachers do at school in this area. Childcare and dinner will be provided. We hope to see you here!

Location: Sunnybrae Library

Date/ Time: Feb 27th (5:30-7:00pm)

Important Dates

  • Feb 5th (6:30-7:30pm): PTA Board  meeting in the office confernce room

  • Feb 7th: EARLY DISMISSAL for all students for Parent-Teacher conferences

  • Feb 11th (3:15-4:15pm): School Site Council meeting in the conference room -All parents are invited to attend

  • Feb 14th: Valentine’s Day Grams hosted by the PTA

  • Feb 18th: Presidents’ Day Holiday- NO SCHOOL

  • Feb 20th (6:30-8:00pm): LCAP engagement night at Borel Middle School

  • Feb 22nd (5:00-8:00pm): Family Fun Night Hosted by the first and second grade parents

  • Feb 27th (5:30-7:00pm): Family Literacy Night in the school library

  • Mar 1st (6:00-8:00pm): 5th Grade IB Exhibition Night