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Due to the high volume of items being dropped off in the school office for students, lunches, clothes, binders, books, etc., PLEASE have the student name on the item(s) and please inform your student to pick up the item(s) from the office.

The office staff appreciates it!

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Congratulations to Peterson's 6th Grade Co-Ed, Boys and 8th Grade Girls Volleyball Teams

All three volleyball teams brought home a championship this year. 


Peterson Newsletter #1, Fall 2014

Read it now! 

Click HERE to open the newsletter.  It will also be mailed to every Peterson student's home.



Say NO to drugs and YES to Career Day!  Help our young adolescents explore various careers (and score a free lunch for yourself, while you're at it!) :)


The Leadership Class is excited to be hosting the 3rd Annual Career Day Lunch in conjunction with Red Ribbon Week. Their goal is to have as many careers represented as possible. Each volunteer will have a table/booth at their disposal. Students will have the freedom to peruse all of the career choices. 


Date:  Thursday, October 30, 2014

Time:  11:00am - 12:50pm

Bonus: The school will be providing lunch to all the volunteers.

Etc: All volunteers must Level "A" volunteer clearance.  Please complete the volunteer forms and provide a copy of a government issued photo ID to Linda Pfeifer by Oct. 24.

Questions:  Contact Mrs. McCole, amccole@scusd.net      


Sign up to share your career and volunteer here.


Thank you! 


BoxTops Update
So far, we have raised more than $400 from Box Tops.  If each student brought just one BoxTop, then we would raise an additional $100 (each Box Top is worth $.10)!  Our top 6 Box Top collector classes are.....

   1st place ~&n... Continue
Posted by: Linda Pfeifer
Published: 10/15/14

Career Day Oct. 30
Dear Peterson Community,


Say NO to drugs and YES to Career Day!  Help our young adolescents explore various careers (and score a free lunch for yourself, while you're at it!) :)


The Leadership Class is excit... Continue
Posted by: Linda Pfeifer
Published: 10/13/14

Student Volunteer Opportunities - Service Hours!
Peterson students, you have three opportunities for service hours in the next 2 weeks:


*  Friday, October 17, 3:00pm - 6:00pm, Sutterfest @ Sutter Elementary School (3200 Forbes Ave., Santa Clara).  Sutterfest is looking for... Continue
Posted by: Linda Pfeifer
Published: 10/10/14

Oct. 22 FREE Bike Repair
Has your bike been charged with attempted murder by malfunctioning? Are you forced to make your bell louder because your brakes aren't working? Whenever you ride your bike, do the neighbors think that the garbage truck has come early? If you a... Continue
Posted by: Linda Pfeifer
Published: 10/10/14

Elks National Hoop Shoot 2014 Oct. 21
The Elks National Hoop Shoot will be held at Peterson on Tuesday, October 21 during lunch in the main gym.


Students interested in shooting hoops must complete the registration form (attached or in the main office) and turn in to ... Continue
Posted by: Linda Pfeifer
Published: 10/9/14

Peterson Magazine Drive Fund Raiser All Year!

Our Magazine Drive fundraiser supports student activities and programs. Orders are no longer turned in to school; you may order online all year. 40% of the price of each item purchased online will be returned to Peterson. Step 1: Go to www.gaschoolstore.com Step 2: Register to receive a personal ID # for your student. Use Online School ID 1316025 Step 3: Send the link to friends & family using email and social media tools available on the website. Thank you for your support!


We highly encourage you to pre-pay for your students meals online:  Go to www.myschoolbucks.com and follow the simple prompts...just make sure that you have your students permanent I.D. number.

District Website for Child Nutrition Information:


Education Equity in SCUSD

The Governing Board of Santa Clara Unified School District is committed to equal opportunity for all individuals.  The District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation or association with a person or a group with one or more of these perceived or actual characteristics.  The Board shall promote programs which ensure that discriminatory practices are eliminated in all acts related to school activity or school attendance within a school under the jurisdiction of the superintendent of the school district.

The District requires that school personnel take immediate steps to intervene when it is safe to do so and when he or she witnesses an act of discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying.