Back-to-School Night Dates 2014
Country Hills – Tuesday, September 9 – 6:30 PM
Olinda – Tuesday, September 9 – 6:30 PM
Brea Jr. High – Thursday, September 11 – 6:30 PM
Arovista – Tuesday, September 16 – 6:30 PM
Brea Olinda High – Thursday, September 18 – 6:30 PM
Brea Canyon High – Tuesday, September 30 – 6:30 PM
Laurel – Thursday, October 2
Mariposa – Thursday, October 2 – 6:30 PM
Fanning – Thursday,
Open House Dates 2015
Country Hills – Thursday,
Fanning – Thursday,
Olinda – Thursday,
Brea Jr. High – Thursday,
Brea Canyon High – Thursday,
Mariposa – Thursday,
Arovista – Thursday, May 21
Laurel – Thursday, May 21 –
Disposition of Exisiting Olinda Elementary School Site
On Monday, November 7, 2011, a Public Hearing was held at 7:30 PM in the Brea Civic and Cultural Center, Community Rooms A & B. The purpose of the Public Hearing was to give the community an opportunity to comment on the disposition of the existing Olinda Elementary School facility located at 109 Lilac Lane, Brea. Click HERE for additional information.
SchoolMessenger Notification Service
The Brea Olinda Unified School District currently uses the SchoolMessenger Notification System to send important announcements to parents and staff members on matters such as attendance, general interest activities and campus and district emergencies. SchoolMessenger offers you the ability to determine how you would like to receive the different types of messages. If you would like to receive messages in a different manner (different phone number, additional phone number, email, text, etc.) please call Shannon Ames (714) 990-7533 at the District Office to make those changes. Click here for more information.
Laurel Principal, Daryn Coburn, Moves to Mariposa Elementary
Kelly Kennedy Selected as New Brea Junior High Principal
BOUSD Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP)
May 5, 2014 Earthquake Damage Update
Earthquake Damage Update -- Thursday, April 17, 2014
March 31, 2014 Update -- Fanning Elementary School
Intent to Sell Surplus Property (Brea CorporatePlace)
At the December 9, 2013 Board meeting, the Board of Education adopted Resolution #13-46 declaring its intention to sell surplus real property commonly known as the Brea CorporatePlace site to private entities. The Board of Education established January 27, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room as the date the Board will open sealed bids to purchase the property. The Board has received a direct purchase offer from Hines to purchase the fee interests in Brea CorporatePlace for $25 million. This offer will be re-considered at a Special Meeting of the Board on February 5, 2014 at 7:30 AM in the Large Conference Room of the District Office. The agenda is attached HERE.
Full Day and Part Day Preschool
NOW ENROLLING – FULL DAY AND PART DAY PRESCHOOL - BOUSD's Preschool Connection was created to provide an enriched environment for early-aged children, which benefits their intellectual, physical, emotional and social development. Classes are designed for potty-trained 3 and 4-year olds and are held at Arovista and Mariposa. Full time and Part Time options are available. For more information, please contact the Child Care Services Administrative Office at (714) 990-7527. Click HERE for registration information.
Recap of Board Meetings
BOUSD Community Survey
Kindergarten, Transitional Kindergarten, and Preschool Registration Meeting
PARENT INFORMATION NIGHT - The Brea Olinda Unified School District (BOUSD) will be offering a parent information night to provide information regarding Preschool, Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten, and Childcare Programs for the 2014-15 school year. Parents with children ages 2-5 are encouraged to attend. This event will be held at 7:00 PM on Thursday, February 20, in the Community Rooms adjacent to the BOUSD offices on the second floor of the Civic Center. We look forward to seeing you there. For additional information please call (714) 990-7556. Click HERE to determine your child's eligibility and placement.
Preschool Connection 2014
Kindergarten Registration 2014
The annual pre-registration of children who will be eligible to enter kindergarten in September, 2014 will be held district-wide on Thursday, March 6, at each elementary school. Click HERE for information on times and locations of registration, required documents. immunizations, and health screening.
Click HERE to print copies of kindergarten registration forms.
News and Announcements
Olinda School--Frequently Asked Questions (Updated: May 2, 2011) Click HERE to view.
ALERT -- Pertussis (Whooping Cough) is an epidemic in California. Pertussis is a bacterial infection of the respiratory tract that is very contagious. Due to this current epidemic, Assembly Bill 354 was signed on September 29, 2010. This bill took affect July 1, 2011, and requires that all students entering 7th through 12th grade provide proof of immunization for Pertussis before starting the 2011-2012 school year. This requirement can be met by receiving one dose of Tdap vaccine, the tetanus and Pertussis booster, on or after the student’s 7th birthday. If your child has not received the Tdap vaccination, please call your doctor’s office or the Orange County Health Care Agency and make an appointment to have your child vaccinated. Any questions please contact Alicia Bernard, RN, MSN, PHN, Brea Olinda District Nurse at 714-990-7850 ext 1231.
Dave Willert named Top 25 Teachers of Orange County!
In the February 2014 issue of Parenting OC magazine, the editors picked their first annual Top 25 Teachers of Orange County. Our very own Dave Willert of Brea Olinda High School is mentioned on page 44. Congratulations Dave! Click HERE to read the article.
Fanning and Mariposa Named 2012 California Distinguished Schools
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2014-15 School Calendar
2013-14 School Calendar
Dates to Remember for 2013-14 School Year
Bell Schedules 2013-14
New Student Registration for 2013
Global Information Technology Academy (GITA) Application
Incoming and current Brea Olinda High School students interested in applying for the GITA program, click HERE to access the application.
2013 API Scores
Arovista Elementary – 884
Brea Country Hills Elementary – 896
Laurel Elementary – 832
Mariposa Elementary – 912
Olinda Elementary – 934
Wm. E. Fanning Elementary – 888
Brea Junior High – 888
Brea Olinda High – 846
Brea Canyon High - 660 (Continuation)
BOHS – 2011 Distinguished School
The California Department of Education has designated Brea Olinda High School as a 2011 California Distinguished School. Congratulations to the staff, students, and parents! Click HERE to read more.