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Message from Principal Stoffal

Calendar of Events

Today: 5/29/17



Dear Buchser Families:


The year is coming to an end and it's our time to celebrate with the 8th Grade Dance and 8th Grade Promotion.  We are looking for volunteers to help with both events, our hope is to recruit more 6th & 7th grade parent so 8th grade parents can enjoy their children's Promotion.


8th Grade Dance - Monday, June 5th, (30) volunteers are needed to decorate, chaperone, help with snack area and clean-up: Click here to volunteer -  http://signup.com/go/ftUbEbZ


8th Grade Promotion - Thursday, June 8th, (20) volunteers are needed to help guide parents to seats, balloon check-in and water table: Click here to volunteer - http://signup.com/go/HWMdWnJ


Thanks in advance for your time and efforts.  


Mervat Bentley

Buchser PTA


Dear Parents and Guardians


Students are welcome to come into my room for help, or just to complete an assignment, during the following times (except Wednesdays).


7:45 am - 8:15 am


3:00 - 3:30 pm




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 the item(s) from the office.

The office staff appreciates it!

Parent Volunteer Application

Parents who have been requested to volunteer on campus, please fill out this application and return to Annette Vizcarra, Secretary, in the office. The application needs to be accompanied by a current TB test.  If you are a parent returning to volunteer at Buchser, you just need to have a current volunteer application on file.   


Volunteer Packet - 2016-2017.pdf

SCUSD Transportation Department

Questions about the Bus? Bus Routes, Late Pick up or Drop off?

Please call the Transportation Department Directly at 408-423-2063.

SCUSD Transportation Department

Attendance Office:  Please  call the Attendance Office:  (408) 423-3005 or (408) 423-3011 to report an absence, tardy, or request an early pickup.  Please click here for the Attendance Page for more information Attendance Office

Did you receive a message from the Attendance Line?

If you received an automated message from the attendance line stating your child was marked absent one or more periods, please call or email us to clear the absence (your child was in fact absent, or ...more

Cyberbullying Parent Resources

Happening at Buchser:

Wednesday, May 24 - Track and Field Track Meet

3:00 pm at Wilcox High School


Thursday, May 25 - Free Lunch for All

Did you know that this Thursday, May 25th, your PTA is providing a free lunch for everyone?  Miss Kathy and her Cafe Staff are planning a nice lunch for you to celebrate the end of testing and the end of the year.  And, the nice thing is, nobody pays that day.  Write it in your agenda - Thursday, May 25th, Free Lunch for All!


Monday, May 29 - No School

Memorial Holiday


8th graders - turn in your picnic permission slips to the bookkeeper


8th Grade Promotion Information

Please click here to view the 8th Grade Promotion Information letter that is being mailed this week

Buchser 8th Grade 2017 Promotion Week Information.pdf 

5th Grade Parent Orientation



LOGIN for Staff, Parents, and Students

School Loop Account Information - Please sign up

8th Grade Promotion Gown Information

8th Graders and parents/guardians!  Please check your School Loop Loopmail Inbox for an important email regarding about Promotion Gowns.  If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Vizcarra at avizcarra@scusd.net.

RI (aka SRI) Testing Link


Click here for Buchser's current lunch menu

Cafeteria / Child Nutrition

Click here to be directed to the School District's Child Nutrition page where you will find

information about applying for the ...more

Healthy Kids Survey Letter for Parents (7th Grade)

Growth Mindset Articles Mentioned at Parent Orientation

LCAP survey

LCAP Feedback - Tell Us How We're Doing!


Santa Clara Unified School District is seeking input on the Local Control Accountability Plan(LCAP). Please take this survey to provide us with your feedback on the 2016-2017 actions and guide our planning for the 2017-2018 school year. 

The survey will be open from February 15 to March 15, 2017.


LCAP Survey




Comentarios de LCAP - ¡Califique lo que estamos haciendo!


El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Santa Clara está buscando información sobre el Encuesta del Plan de Control Local y Rendimiento de Cuentas (LCAP). Por favor tome esta encuestapara darnos su opinión sobre las acciones de 2016-2017 y guiar nuestra planificación para el año escolar 2017-2018. 

La encuesta estará abierta desde el 15 de febrero hasta el 15 de marzo de 2017.  

Encuesta LCAP

Science Dept. Boxtops for Education



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 ...more

Student and Parent Information Handbooks Available Online