Afterschool Band & Orchestra

For many kids, music is a key element of their engagement with school. Our district would not have the resources to provide music education without SBEF’s support. We bring music instructors and equipment to provide band and orchestra classes to our schools that lets students play instruments in a group setting, with an emphasis on cooperation and collaboration across a …

#CSFIRST Coding Club

Thanks to our San Bruno students, teachers, parents, donors, volunteers, district staff, and Google for making our inaugural after school Coding Club a wonderful success! #CSFirst

2014 Grants

Back in February, we asked our 7 Principals – from Parkside, Allen, Belle Air, El Crystal, John Muir, Portola, and Rollingwood – to submit an itemized grant request to us explaining how your money will be used support instruction of their students in core curriculum, music, art, and/or technology. Parkside was granted $3000 to replace their 1950’s basketball hoops and backboards …

Summer Program & Robotics

The SBEF donated Lego WeDo Robotics kits used in the very successful Summer Programming and Robotics course. The Parkside teachers presented the course at the 2013 Fall CUE Conference in Napa. The course curriculum. Examples of our students’ work.

Parkside Service Project

Through a project organized by Hands On Bay Area and San Bruno Education Foundation, over 120 volunteers from Netsuite, a leading integrated web-based business software developer based in San Mateo, conducted a community service project aimed at providing much needed aesthetic embellishment for the middle school. The service consisted of painting the gymnasium doors, weight rooms, and exterior doors, as …