O.B. Whaley Newsroom

Posted 02/06/2020 10:04AM
Bulldog Tech is now accepting new 7th grade applications for the 2020/21 school year. Deadline to apply is May 29.
Posted 01/24/2020 05:23PM
On 02/03/2020, registration packets are available on Evergreen School District website for grades TK through 8th.
Posted 02/17/2020 10:00PM
Your family is invited to Dr. Seuss' Birthday Party on Thursday, February 27,2020 from 4:30-6:00pm in O.B. Whaley School's café. There will be games, crafts, books, a photo booth, and of course CAKE! Everything is FREE! Please bring your entire family for lots of fun! See you Thursday, February 27th at 4:30PM!
Posted 02/13/2020 10:01PM
The Evergreen School District Board of Trustees voted Thursday, February 13 to approve the recommended closures/consolidations of Dove Hill and Laurelwood Elementary Schools at the end of the 2019-20 school year.
Posted 02/09/2020 04:24PM
About 54% of O.B. Whaley students are English Learners. Beginning this week, our Kindergarten students will be taking their 1:1 English Language Proficiency Assessment for California (ELPAC) tests. During the week of March 2, most of our students will be doing their group testing. If time permits, we would like your support by having your child practice using the link above. Thank you for your support!
Posted 02/09/2020 04:12PM
There is no school during President's Holiday Break from Monday, February 17th to Friday, February 21st. Wishing you an enjoyable week off! School resumes on Monday, February 24th.
Posted 02/09/2020 04:02PM
For new students, school registration packets are in the office or can be found by clicking the above link.
Posted 02/06/2020 10:17AM
6th grade students visit LeyVa for a fun experience.
Posted 01/28/2020 11:18AM
The School Consolidation website has been updated with information specific to the proposed school consolidations at Dove Hill and Laurelwood. Click the headline to view the parent meeting presentations, FAQs and Alternative School Locator for 2020-2021.
Posted 01/23/2020 09:18AM
Evergreen School District is excited to offer a Spanish Dual Language program for incoming TK and Kindergarten students in fall 2020 at Holly Oak Elementary School. We invite you to learn more about the importance of bilingual education, Evergreen's program and next steps should you wish to enroll your child. Our program will be available to all Evergreen families as a program of choice. Click headline for specifics on parent information meeting dates.
Posted 01/09/2020 03:43PM
Parents and the community are invited to attend the school consolidation community input and information sessions being held in January and February. Click headline to learn where and when these meetings take place.
Posted 12/08/2019 10:15PM
Dear Evergreen Families, The Evergreen Elementary School District fosters a culture that promotes the health, safety, and well-being of students, staff, and parents. In an effort to continuously support this commitment, the District has approved an agreement with Care Solace.
Posted 11/14/2019 08:28AM
We engage our students in authentic learning that prepares them with the skills to be global-minded citizens. The knowledge, skills, and attributes to pursue individual dreams and positively impact the world are defined in our Profile of a Learner. Click the headline to learn more about the results and learning targets we want all our students to achieve during their school years in Evergreen School District.
Posted 10/28/2019 10:23AM
O.B. Whaley is implementing a wonderful program for our students called Saturday Academy! Saturday Academy provides enrichment opportunities for all students while allowing our students to make-up missed days of attendance. Missed days of school also result in lost revenue to our schools. Saturday Academy allows us to recover lost learning as well as lost funding!
Posted 10/12/2019 07:41AM
Rewards and incentives in schools play a powerful role in influencing student's food choices and life-­‐long eating habits. It is the intent of the Child Nutrition Services Department to not only provide nutritious meals at breakfast and lunch service but to act as a resource in nutrition education for teachers and parents. CNS recommends that teachers and parents use celebrations, rewards and incentives that do not undermine the health of students and/or reinforce unhealthful eating habits. Non-­‐food rewards and incentives should be used as the first choice to encourage positive behavior (game supplies, pencils, erasers, stickers and other small school supplies instead of food). If food is used as a reward or part of a celebration, healthy choices with appropriate portion sizes are required (see attachment for ideas). Likewise classroom parties should also be limited during the school.
Posted 10/12/2019 07:27AM
Our lost and found rack has been piling up. Please stop by our rack next to our cafe entrance to find items that your child has lost (clothing, lunch boxes, books, etc). Items not picked up will be donated at the end of every trimester (November, March, and June). Don't forget to check-in at the office!
Posted 09/22/2019 07:45PM
The state and federal government uses census information to decide where money for programs will go. Please be counted so our community gets the funding and services it deserves.
Posted 02/15/2019 01:03PM
To assist you with planning vacations, click on the title for a link to EESD 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 school calendars.
Posted 10/19/2018 01:29PM
Beginning Monday, October 29, 2018, the office staff will no longer call classrooms to inform students of snacks and/or lunches being dropped off in the office. Parents must ensure their child knows a snack or lunch will be delivered for them prior to leaving home in the morning. If your child fails to pick up his or her lunch from the office, he or she will receive a school lunch at the parent's expense. Unclaimed lunches or snacks can be picked up by the parent or child at the end of the school day.Click on the title for Spanish and Vietnamese translations.
Posted 10/19/2018 12:36PM
Help keep students safe by using the loading and unloading zone and 15 minute parking zone located in front of the school on Alvin Avenue. Click on the title for specific details.

O.B. Whaley Elementary School

  • 2655 Alvin Avenue
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  • San Jose, CA 95121-1609
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  • Phone: 408-270-6759
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  • Fax: 408-223-4537
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