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Welcome to Orchard School District

Transition to Distance Learning for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year (Updated April 2, 2020)

Please see the attached letters from Santa Clara County Office of Education (SCCOE) regarding the transition to distance learning for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year. Orchard will continue to provide paper instructional materials as well as online learning options.
A new family resource, a suggested daily schedule with web links, is listed below to help support families with a daily distance learning schedule.
OSD Elementary Enrichment - Learning-1.pdf

Information Regarding School Closures (updated March 25, 2020)Go To Top of Page

Worksheets For Orchard Bruins Students During School Closure:

Interested in knowing what the content standards are for your child's grade level? For more information, visit CDE's webpage at https://www.cde.ca.gov/be/st/ss
Below are additional worksheets for students to work on during the school closure:

California Students - Access Educational Content from Home:

Free learning content from Britannica, ProQuest and TeachingBooks.
Access ID: orchard
Passcode: osd
Username: orchard
Password: teachingbooksK12

  • Information For Parents Impacted by School Closures Due to COVID-19:

    You may be eligible for unemployment benefits. Please click the link to view for more information:
    Articles for families in regards to COVID-19:
    Orchard School District closed until April 6th. Click here to view the notice of closure.
    How to help your children stay safe:
    MEAL SERVICE (updated April 7th)
    Meals will be served at Orchard School parking lot from 11:30-12:30 for pickup of free meals for children preschool through 18 years old on the following dates:
    • Wednesday April 8
    • Monday April 13th
    • Monday April 20
    • Monday April 27
    • Monday May 4
    • Monday May 11
    • Monday May 18
    • Tuesday May 26
    Orchard families can continue to go to Santa Clara County Office of Education (SCCOE) located at1290 Ridder Park Drive in San Jose, CA on Thursdays and Fridays from 11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m.

  • Cafeteria & Food Services

    Starting in the 2019-20 school year, anew meal application must be filled out every year.
    Orchard School has a new online payment system TITAN:  https://family.titank12.com/
    For more information, please visit the Cafeteria web page here.

    Charcot Avenue Extension Project:

    Please revisit the Schedule/Next Steps for updates or contact your City Council Member for more information. The City of San Jose wants to build a freeway overpass that will drop down onto Silkwood Lane next to Orchard School from the other side of I-880. See the Project Limits and Sections.
    More information can be found on our PTA site.

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    Next Board MeetingGo To Top of Page

    • March 24th Meeting Canceled
    •  Next Meeting TBD
    • Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - Special Board Meeting
      Open Session 5:30 PM
    View the board packet in PDF Format or HTML.

    Local Control & Acountability Plan (LCAP)Go To Top of Page

    Consistent with California Education Code Section 52065, school districts must post prominently on the home page, the Local Control & Accountability Plan (LCAP).