Free Nutrition & Cooking Classes for Spanish Speakers

Attention, Spanish speakers in San Bruno! Nonprofit Fresh Approach is offering free biweekly nutrition and cooking classes through Zoom, starting August 5. The 16-week course, which meets every other week, will cover basic concepts of nutrition and healthy living, as well as demonstrate easy healthy recipes to try at home.  Participants will receive vouchers to purchase fruits and veggies at …

There’s Still Time for Summer Reading

It may be the last week of July, but summer isn’t over yet. That means there’s still time to participate in the San Bruno Library’s summer reading program! Pick up a reading log at the library or fill out one online.  Youth under 18 who submit reading logs will be entered into a drawing for a $1000 scholarship and other …

San Mateo County Libraries Offer Free Summer STEAM Kits

Looking for free science and art activities for your kids this summer? Check out the San Mateo County Libraries’ Families Create program! Pick up a “Take & Make” STEAM kit at one of the San Mateo County libraries such as the Millbrae Library, then join librarians on Zoom to learn about science and make your project. There are two more …

A Thank You to Our School Community from SBEF President Scott Curtner

Dear families, As the school year comes to a close, we at the San Bruno Education Foundation  are amazed at how our teachers, staff, parents and kids persevered through the year’s challenges, and we are thankful to all of you for your hard work to ensure our children received a high-quality education. While many of the hands-on enrichment programs SBEF …

Thank You to the San Bruno Community Foundation for Our Teacher’s New Laptops!

The San Bruno Education Foundation, our teachers and District staff would like to proclaim a huge THANK YOU to the San Bruno Community Foundation for funding new laptops for all teachers in the San Bruno Park School District this school year. Last spring, the Community Foundation generously donated $240,000 in grant funding to SBEF to purchase new laptop computers for …

FAQ #10: How Does SBEF Support Teachers?

Time for more FAQs about the San Bruno Education Foundation: Teacher-Appreciation-Week edition! FAQ #10: How does SBEF support our teachers? Answer: SBEF loves our San Bruno teachers! We are proud to sponsor technology and professional development opportunities for our District’s teachers. Last year, SBEF received a generous $240,000 grant from the San Bruno Community Foundation to purchase new laptop computers …

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week 2021!

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week! We are always thankful for our dedicated teachers, but during the pandemic, our teachers have gone above and beyond the call of duty. They’ve kept our kids engaged and learning during remote classes and welcomed our kids back to school safely with the hybrid schedule. Don’t forget to say “thank you” to your teachers this week, …

FAQ #9: How Does SBEF Support Remote Learning?

Time for more FAQs about the San Bruno Education Foundation! FAQ #9: How does SBEF support remote learning? Answer: When schools transitioned to distance learning last spring to prevent the spread of COVID-19, it became clear that students with no home internet or devices would get left behind. To help close this digital divide in San Bruno, the San Bruno …