SBEF Supports Panther Pride Day!

SBEF had a great time at Panther Pride Day at Parkside on Feb. 10! This event was targeted at families with incoming 6th graders in the fall, but all school families were welcome to learn about and celebrate San Bruno’s only middle school. Over 350 people attended, and they were able to take tours of the school, see musical performances, …

SBEF Receives $16,500 Grant for Scholarships for Parkside’s Washington DC Trip

SBEF is thrilled to be awarded with a generous community grant from the San Bruno Community Foundation to help us fund scholarships for Parkside students to attend the school’s spring Washington DC trip! With support from additional SBEF funds, we are able to offer scholarships to nine students – who otherwise couldn’t afford the trip – with an incomparable learning …

SBEF’s 2023 Gala Was A Resounding Success!

Thank you to everyone who came out for SBEF’s Casino Night Gala on Nov. 18 in support of our schools! It was a fabulous night of casino-style games, live music from Lavender Fields, and connecting with our San Bruno friends and neighbors. The event’s goal was to support enrichment programs for students and funding for classrooms and teachers in the …

Support San Bruno Teachers on National STEM Day 2023

Happy National STEM Day! SBEF is proud to help the San Bruno Park School District fund science supplies for our teachers. We’re also happy to help teachers get additional outside funding to further boost their science lessons. In honor of National STEM Day, General Motors and CBS’ Young Sheldon are supporting science projects on DonorsChoose.org with a 2X match. So …

It’s Time To Join Your School’s PTA!

It’s the start of a brand-new school year, which means it’s time to join your school’s PTA or PTO! Join your school’s parent-teacher organization, and you will: Stay informed about school happenings Connect with other families Support special school events, assemblies, and field trips for your children Fund classroom supplies and campus beautification And more! Did you know that grandparents, …

Nab Your Tickets for SBEF’s Casino Night Gala On 11/18!

Tickets are now on sale for SBEF’s Casino Night Gala on November 18! Join us at Skyline College’s beautiful Farrallon Room for a night of gaming, cuisine & cocktails supporting our San Bruno schools! Nab your ticket here.

Check Out SBEF’s Summer Newsletter

Dear San Bruno Park school families, SBEF has had an exhilarating and successful year, filled with engaging events and enriching programs for our students! From a District-wide Lego Robotics competition and music classes to our first annual Back-to-School BBQ, SBEF continues to support San Bruno Park School District students with excellent educational opportunities. In a 2022 study, California ranked 33rd …

Thank You, Renee Callantine, for Your Service to SBEF!

After almost a decade serving on the board of the San Bruno Education Foundation, Renee Callantine has stepped down, and we are truly appreciative of all the good work she accomplished for the Foundation and our San Bruno schools during her tenure. Renee joined the San Bruno Education Foundation Board in 2014 and served as treasurer and fundraising chair. Renee …

San Bruno Student Collin Dagandan Wins 2nd Place at County STEM Fair

Congratulations to San Bruno Park student Collin Dagandan for winning second place in his division at the San Mateo County STEM Fair in March! For the second year in a row, SBEF supported San Bruno Park students in participating at the County STEM Fair. This year, SBEF offered workshops for participating 5th graders to assist them in independently completing their STEM …

San Bruno Student Oscar Kimmell Wins 1st Place in County STEM Fair

Congratulations to San Bruno Park student Oscar Kimmell for winning first place in his division at the San Mateo County STEM Fair in March! For the second year in a row, SBEF supported San Bruno Park students in participating at the County STEM Fair. This year, SBEF offered workshops for participating 5th graders to assist them in independently completing their …