Thank you Parents and Chadbourne Community!

Tue, Feb 12 2:44pm

Dear Chadbourne Families and Community,   Thank you for the wonderful and delicious Chinese New Year Celebration Luncheon you provided to the entire staff last Friday.  ALL of us LOVED it!  We wish ea ... [More]

Reminder: Coffee with our Counselor this morning 8:30 - 9:30

Mon, Feb 11 8:26am

Hi Chadbourne Families,   Just a reminder that this morning is the Coffee With Our Counselor event from 8:30am - 9:30am in the MUR.  If you are running a little late - no problem - just come!  This is ... [More]


Fri, Feb 8 1:16pm

Dear Chadbourne Parents/Guardians, You are invited to this informal, informative, opportunity to meet and talk with our Chadbourne School Counselor, Andrea Madrinan.   Please come on Monday morning! : ... [More]

Year book - reminder

Tue, Feb 5

Dear Chadbourne Families,   If you haven’t ordered your Yearbook yet, it’s the time to order. This beautiful hardbound yearbook is a great way to treasure your memories. It will include classroom pict ... [More]

February Parents Newsletter

Mon, Feb 4 6:00pm

Good Evening, Dear Chadbourne Families,   Attached is the February Parents Newsletter.  There is a LOT of important information in this one - so please take a few minutes to read through it.      Woul ... [More]

CFFA presents Chadbourne Bollywood Night 2019

Tue, Jan 29 9:34am

Hello Pioneers! Mark your calendars for Chadbourne Bollywood Night 2019! Put on your best Indian attire and dancing shoes, and join us for an evening of desi music, dance, and food! Date: Friday, Apri ... [More]

Science and Engineering Fair Update

Thu, Jan 24 2:38pm

Hi Chadbourne Families,   It was just brought to my attention that the updated Science and Engineering Fair information is correct in the January Newsletter - but I neglected to delete the old informa ... [More]

Variety Show Parent Night

Fri, Jan 18 4:55pm

Variety Show 2019 Parent Information Night   Dear Chadbourne Community:   As we are entering the 2nd half of the school year, Chadbourne's Variety Show Committee is working hard to make the Variety sh ... [More]

MONDAY is a holiday

Fri, Jan 18 12:02pm

Hi Chadbourne Families,   Just a reminder that there is no school on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, in recognition of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance.   Thank you!   Trudy Wentworth School Secretary

Science and Engineering Fair

Wed, Jan 16 2:06pm

Dear Chadbourne Families,   Since we are trying to save paper, we have decided to post the information for this year's Science and Engineering Fair online. ... [More]

Total lunar eclipse

Wed, Jan 16 1:02pm

Hi Chadbourne Families,   Our Science Teacher, Mrs. Bhatter, asked me to pass on this link to you regarding the upcoming total lunar eclipse!  Happy viewing!  (Hoping for a cloud-free night that night ... [More]

Correction!! January Parents Newsletter

Wed, Jan 16 9:34am

Hello, Dear Chadbourne Families,   Thank you to the families who notified me that the newsletter was missing pages!  I have attached the corrected version! Here it is again.   I hope your new year has ... [More]

Mission Attendance Area Parent Night

Mon, Jan 7 9:49pm

Hello This speaker is amazing!  I have elementary students and when I heard her speak last year I changed many things from what I learned. Really a good thing to attend, we need to help our kids.   A ... [More]

Attn: Yearbook- Early bird special ending soon

Wed, Dec 26 9:21am

Happy Holidays Chadbourne Families, If you haven’t ordered your Yearbook yet, please take advantage of our Early-bird special! Yearbook price is $20 per piece right now. Prices will go up to $25, from ... [More]

All Lost and Found being donated after school today 1:30pm

Fri, Dec 21 9:35am

Good Morning, Dear Chadbourne Families,   Just a reminder that ALL lost and found remaining at our school site after 1:30pm today will be donated to a local charity organization.  PLEASE remember to  ... [More]

Tomorrow Early Release Day 1:05

Thu, Dec 20 4:54pm

    Happy ALMOST Winter Break, my dear Chadbourne Families,    Don't forget that tomorrow is an early release day for Grades 1 -6. School ends at 1:05pm.  Kindergarten, however, will attend school acc ... [More]

Attn:Yearbook Orders

Wed, Dec 19 12:26pm

  Dear Chadbourne Families,  If you haven’t ordered your Yearbook yet, please take advantage of our  Early-bird special! Yearbook price is $20 per piece right now. Prices will go up to $25, from Dec 2 ... [More]

Fun Run Waiver

Wed, Dec 12 7:31am

This has to be signed before students participate.

We reached our goal!!

Mon, Dec 10 3:14pm

We reached our goal of 150 Fun Run shirts!   Thank you all for your support and generous donations! Once the shirts are delivered, they will be sorted and will be ready for pick-up the morning of the ... [More]

Camp Fire Victims

Sun, Dec 9 4:25pm

TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO ORDER YOUR SHIRTS!!   Thank you so much to all the families that have placed orders and made donations thus far. We are SO CLOSE to our goal of 150 shirts. We need only 35  mo ... [More]

LAST DAY to get your Fun Run t-shirts!!

Sun, Dec 9 8:31am

TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO ORDER YOUR SHIRTS!!   Thank you so much to all the families that have placed orders and made donations thus far. We are SO CLOSE to our goal of 150 shirts. We need only 35  mo ... [More]

December Parents Newsletter

Fri, Dec 7 12:58pm

Hello, my Dear Chadbourne Families,   Sorry for the delay in getting the December Newsletter to you. There was SO MUCH to include this month. :)  Please take a few minutes to read it as there are anno ... [More]

Only two more days to get your Fun Run shirts!

Fri, Dec 7 12:17pm

Only 2 more days to order your Fun Run t-shirts!   Thank you so much to all the families that have placed their orders and donated to help the victims of the Camp Fire in Paradise, CA. We have sold 89 ... [More]

Fun Run Shirts!

Thu, Dec 6 4:50pm

Only 3 more days to order your Fun Run t-shirts!   To purchase your shirts, please click on the link below:   All proceeds will go dire ... [More]

Yearbook Pre-orders

Thu, Dec 6 11:51am

Hello All,   It’s time to order your Yearbook! This beautiful hard bound yearbook is a great way to treasure your memories. It will include classroom pictures as well as capture special moments throug ... [More]

Walk To School Friday tomorrow - Reminder

Thu, Dec 6 10:48am

Just a reminder: Tomorrow is Walk To School Friday! Chadbourne hosts Walk to School Fridays event on the first Friday of each month to foster physical and mental fitness, and responsible behavior to a ... [More]


Wed, Dec 5 10:23pm

Thursday (12/6) is your last chance to come into the library and get books at the book fair...Don't miss out on an amazing opportunity to get great books and gifts for your loved ones.The book fair wi ... [More]

2 More Days...

Tue, Dec 4 8:58pm

2 more days till the book fair closes!!!   Don't miss out on your opportunity to help our library raise funds by buying books for your children, neighbors, teachers, and family.   We will be open tomo ... [More]

Fun Run Update

Tue, Dec 4 8:12pm

PLEASE PUT THE NAME OF THE STUDENT IN THE NAME BOX AND THE TEACHER NAME IN NOTE Kindergarten if you would like a T-shirt to support the cause that would be great!!  Unfortunately this program is only ... [More]

Fun Run for Camp Fire Victim

Tue, Dec 4 2:09pm

Chadbourne is bringing back its Fun Run! Chadbourne is partnering with the San Francisco 49ers Jr. Rush Team to host a Fun Run for grades 1st-6th The event will be on Monday, December 17th. Classes wi ... [More]

Hey whats going on in the Library?

Mon, Dec 3 4:13pm

It is the book fair!!!!   The book fair will be open the following days: Tuesday 12/4 - 8:10a - 3:45p Wednesday 12/5 - 8:10a - 3:45p Thursday 12/6 - 8:10a - Noon   Come in and get some great books for ... [More]

The Book Fair...

Sun, Dec 2 9:55pm

Hello everyone, We want to thank everyone who came out to the book fair and movie night on Friday night. It was a great turnout! The book fair is open Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:10a to 3:45p ... [More]

Sibling Priority Enrollment

Thu, Nov 29 5:39pm

Good Evening, Dear Chadbourne Families,   New Sibling Priority Enrollment  Packets for next school year (2019/2020) are now available to be picked up from our school office by parents of current TK - ... [More]

Scholastic Book Fair is now Open

Thu, Nov 29 7:02am

The Scholastic Book Fair will be open today the hours we will be open are from 8:15a - 3:30p. Remember, our All for Books contest is still running, please send in your spare change so we can make a di ... [More]

Fire Donations accepted through Friday

Tue, Nov 27 12:15pm

Hi Chadbourne Families,   We have received several calls over the past few days regarding accepting donations to the fire victims. Because school was unexpectedly closed last Friday, we will still acc ... [More]

Girls BB Tryouts - Permissions slips/doc clearance required by tomorrow morning

Tue, Nov 27 10:22am

Hi Chadbourne Families,   Just a reminder: If you have a 4th - 6th Grade girl who is trying out for the Chadbourne Basketball Team tomorrow evening please make sure that your daughter has turned in th ... [More]

No Safety Patrol Volunteer After-School Today

Mon, Nov 26 12:04pm

Hi Chadbourne Families,   Due to illness, we don't have a Safety Patrol Volunteer helping the kids cross the street after school today.  PLEASE be extra careful when picking up your children today. (A ... [More]

All Schools CLOSED Tomorrow - Bad Air Quality (Read all the way to the end)

Thu, Nov 15 2:01pm

Dear Chadbourne Families,   We just received the following notice from  our FUSD Superintendent, Dr. Kim Wallace:   After conferring with the Alameda County Office of Education and the County’s other ... [More]

The fire in Paradise CA - donations request

Thu, Nov 15 11:39am

Hi Dear Chadbourne Families,   As we all try to navigate through this smoky air quality from the Camp Fire in Paradise, CA we just learned that one of our former Noon Duty  employees, Rochelle Prest, ... [More]

Valet CLOSED today

Thu, Nov 15 8:00am

Hi Chadbourne Families,   Unfortunately we don't have enough Safety Patrol parent volunteers available today - so the Valet is closed this morning.  PLEASE allow enough time to safely park and walk yo ... [More]

Parking in Neighborhood

Tue, Nov 13 5:01pm

Dear Chadbourne Community,   We have had several complaints from the residents near our school reporting that our Chadbourne parents are moving their garbage cans out of the street and placing them on ... [More]

1:05 Dismissal ALL week

Tue, Nov 13 1:25pm

Parents,   School ends at 1:05 ALL week.  Please be on time to pick up your children.

1:05 Dismissal Reminder and Air Quality Update

Tue, Nov 13 12:43pm

Good Afternoon Chadbourne Families,   Two things:  1) We have a 1:05 dismissal time for all students in Grades 1 - 6 all this week (Tues - Fri) for Parent/Teacher Conferences.  Kindergarten schedule r ... [More]


Fri, Nov 9 11:26am

Good Morning We are indoors for all activities today. Thank you   Kimberley Pedrotti

November Parents Newsletter

Fri, Nov 2 4:48pm

Good Evening, Dear Chadbourne Families,   Attached is the November Parents Newsletter.  Please take a few minutes to read  it as there are important dates and information to share with you.   Have a w ... [More]

Reminder: Picture Make-Up Day today

Thu, Nov 1 6:35am

Good Morning, Chadbourne Families,   Just a quick reminder:  Today is Picture Make-Up Day (Lifetouch) for any new students or students who were absent on Picture Day in September.  If you wish to purc ... [More]

FOUND! Missing Chadbourne student has been found

Wed, Oct 31 4:44pm

Hi Dear Chadbourne Families,   You may have read the NIXLE report that we had a missing Chadbourne student this afternoon.  He has been located and is safe.  All is well and we are all relieved!   Tha ... [More]

Spirit Wear !!

Fri, Oct 26 4:13pm

Greetings Parents!   Spirit wear orders were delivered to school yesterday (K-2nd Grade) and today (3rd-6th Grade). If you have placed the order your student will be getting them soon from their class ... [More]


Fri, Oct 26 2:34pm

Good Afternoon I wanted to let you know the status of Basketball.  As of now we have a Dad willing to be the Boys coach.  Unfortunately we do not have a Girls coach as of now.  There is someone that h ... [More]

High School Volunteers still needed too :)

Sat, Oct 20 4:22pm

Opps! One more quick thing:  I forgot to tell you that we are still accepting High School student volunteer forms for the Halloween Carnival  in our school office until next Wednesday 10/24. :)

Parent Volunteers VERY needed for the Halloween Carnival

Sat, Oct 20 4:09pm

Hello Dear Chadbourne Families,   I hope you are all having a great weekend!  I just realized that I forgot to send out a quick plea for help.  We very much still need parent volunteers to help the th ... [More]

Cakewalk donations -Halloween Carnival 2018

Tue, Oct 16 8:35am

Dear Parents,   CAKEWALKS have long been a popular activity at Chadbourne's Annual Halloween Carnival, and they’re still going strong.  As the music plays, children walk around a large circle with num ... [More]

Still need a Girls Basketball coach or no team

Mon, Oct 15 4:08pm

Hi Dear Chadbourne Families,   Just a reminder and a plea for help: We still need a volunteer coach for the Chadbourne Girls Basketball team.  If we don't have a coach, unfortunately we won't have a g ... [More]

Drop-off Valet closed Thursday morning (tomorrow)

Wed, Oct 10 8:35pm

Good Evening, Dear Chadbourne Families,   Unfortunately, we do not have enough trained Safety Patrol Parent Volunteers to open the morning Drop-Off Valet tomorrow morning, 10/11/18.  Please plan accor ... [More]

International Walk to School Tomorrow!

Tue, Oct 9 11:43am

Good morning, Chadbourne families, Just a reminder that tomorrow, Wednesday Oct 10th 2018, Chadbourne will be taking part in "International Walk to School 2018" event. Please encourage your kids to pa ... [More]

International Walk to School 2018 10/10

Fri, Oct 5 3:04pm

Good morning Chadbourne families, We are very excited to announce that Chadbourne will be taking part in "International Walk to School 2018" event this year. Date : Wednesday Oct 10th 2018 Please enco ... [More]

October Newsletter Portrait View (hopefully)

Tue, Oct 2 3:54pm

Hi Parents,   I'm trying it again.  For some reason the file hasn't been opening in the portrait format I'm saving it in.  Hopefully it will work this time!  Sorry about that!   Trudy Wentworth School Secretary

October Parents Newsletter

Tue, Oct 2 2:10pm

Hi Dear Chadbourne Families,   Attached is the October Parents Newsletter. Please take a few minutes to read through it as it includes important information and dates to be aware of.   Happy Autumn! : ... [More]


Mon, Oct 1 5:56pm

Good Afternoon I am reaching out for a few things. 1. We need to ensure the safety of all our students.  I am please requesting that you do not drop off students before 8:05.  I had one student here a ... [More]

Math Olympiad sign ups starting on Monday, October 1st

Fri, Sep 28 7:07pm

Hello Chadbourne families, CFFA has registered 4 teams (3 in Division E and 1 in Division M) for Math Olympiad this year. Sign ups will start on Monday, October 1st. 4th, 5th and 6th graders can regis ... [More]

Open Committees Chair and Co-chair positions

Thu, Sep 27 8:58am

Dear Chadbourne Community,   We have a number of open positions due to sudden unavailability of our wonderful parent volunteers. Their dedication is unprecedented.  They have my respect and hope yours ... [More]

Fall Picture Day tomorrow

Mon, Sep 24 5:42pm

Hi Dear Chadbourne Families,   Just a reminder that tomorrow is Fall Picture Day!     Have a good evening,   Trudy Wentworth School Secretary    


Tue, Sep 18 5:49pm

Good Afternoon, Chadbourne Families,   It has come to my attention that there is some false information being spread around our Chadbourne parents regarding our school lunch process.  I do not underst ... [More]

Spiritwear Orders Due 9/21/2018 !!

Tue, Sep 18 2:01pm

Greeting Parents!   Spirit wear order form was sent last week in Tuesday folder. Thanks to all the parents who have already turned in with their orders. I am also attaching form for your reference to ... [More]

September Parents Newsletter

Mon, Sep 17 8:12pm

Hi Chadbourne Families,   Here is the September Parents Newsletter!   We'll see you all tomorrow night at Open House!   Trudy Wentworth School Secretary

Chadbourne's Halloween Carnival Committee Needs You as a Committee Member

Sun, Sep 16 10:11am

Each year CFFA provides a safe venue for kids dress in their Halloween costumes and play carnival-style games (like Beanbag Toss, or Milk Bottle Knockdown) and get treats.   But it's more than that.   ... [More]

Basketball Coaches

Thu, Sep 13 5:10pm

Good Evening I am reaching out to my families.  We are in need or a Girls and Boys Basketball coach.  It is a voluntary position and you will have to go through fingerprinting and a class, that I can ... [More]

Need Additional 6th Grade Students for Advanced Elementary Band!!!

Sun, Sep 9 4:25pm

  Below is a note from Mr. Conway, the Director of Instrumental Music at Hopkins. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Hello All,   We are looking for a ... [More]

Fall Picture Day 9/25

Tue, Sep 4 11:14am

Hi Chadbourne Families,   I hope all of you had a good Labor Day Weekend! Tuesday, September 25th is Fall Picture Day. Several families have asked so we thought we'd  let you know.   Thank you,   Trud ... [More]

School Ends at 1:05 W & 2:50 TH, F REMINDER

Wed, Aug 29 12:34pm

Hi Chadbourne Families,   Welcome back! Just a reminder that for Grades 1 - 6  school ends today at 1:05. (Every Wednesday).  Thursday and Friday are REGULAR release days - meaning that school ends at ... [More]

Chadbourne Safety Patrol : Call for Volunteers

Tue, Aug 28 6:59pm

Dear Parents   Hope you all had a good Summer and excited to enter 2018-19 School year. I am Anand Sridharan, Chair of Chadbourne Safety Patrol for this year.   Safety Patrol is a key volunteer activi ... [More]

First Day of School - Wednesday - 08/29

Mon, Aug 27 9:47pm

Dear Chadbourne Community,   Welcome to 2018-19 School year !!   Konstella - Join a Classroom   Please "Join a Classroom" by clicking on the link on the left. If you know parents who are new to the co ... [More]

Reminder - Parents Night today August 22 6-7pm in Chadbourne MUR

Wed, Aug 22 10:54am

Hi Parents,   Gentle reminder - Parents Night today August 22 6-7pm in Chadbourne MUR.   Thanks, Ganesh President, CFFA

Please move your students to Konstella Classroom !!

Wed, Aug 22 10:54am

Greeting Parents !!!   Welcome back to school year 2018-19! Hope you had a wonderful summer break.   Today is the Maze day and I hope most of you had a chance to stop by and know teachers/classroom fo ... [More]

MAZE Day TODAY - no lines right now! :)

Wed, Aug 22 8:46am

Hi Chadbourne Families,   Just to remind you to bring back your packets for MAZE DAY today before 3:30.   There is no line right now :)   Hooray!   Trudy Wentworth SChool Secretary

Parents Night - August 22 6-7pm

Mon, Aug 20 8:23am

Dear Chadbourne community,   Hope you had a wonderful summer! Welcome to the new school year. This is my first letter to you since present board took over. I would touch on various topics important fo ... [More]

Spirit Wear Order Form for 2018-19 !!

Sun, Aug 19 4:57pm

Greeting Parents !!   Please see attached Spirit Wear Order Form for 2018-19 school year.     You can drop your order forms along with Check payable to CFFA at the front office or with your teacher. W ... [More]

CFFA Report for school year 2017-18

Sun, Aug 19 3:43pm

Greetings Parents!   Hope you all had a good summer break and can't wait to start school again :)   Please see attached CFFA Report for school year 2017-18 for your reference. This report is also avai ... [More]

School Supplies List

Wed, Aug 15 9:08am

Hello, Dear Chadbourne Families,   Several of our families have asked for a copy of the Classroom Supplies list. I've attached it here.  You can also find it on our website in the June Newsletter.   S ... [More]

Yellow Postcard On it's way to you for MAZE DAY Packet pickup.

Mon, Aug 13 10:11am

Hi Chadbourne Families! Please don't worry if you haven't received your yellow postcard for picking up your child's MAZE Day packet yet! It is coming!  You should receive it by Thursday in your mailbo ... [More]


Wed, Aug 8 10:38am

Good Morning Thank you to all who responded to our textbook request. Thank you to some busy workers, we were able to get textbooks sorted and delivered.  I will not be needing help Thursday August 9th ... [More]

Resending: New Textbooks! Can you help?

Sat, Aug 4 10:17pm

Resending Trudy's message from Aug 2nd as I have archived Konstella for last school year today === Hi Chadbourne Families!        I've been missing you!  I hope you are  all having a great summer! Our ... [More]