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Moreland School District
4711 Campbell Avenue
San Jose, CA 95130-1790
Phone: (408) 874-2900
Fax: (408) 374-8827




Moreland School Board Selects

New Superintendent

The Moreland School District Board of Trustees has selected Mary Kay Going to succeed retiring Superintendent Mark Barmore.  Going is currently the assistant Superintendent of Educational Services in the San Mateo-Foster City School District.  Previously, she served as Assistant Superintendent for Educational Services in the Santa Clara Unified School District.  Going completed her Masters in Educational Leadership from San Jose State University and is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Educational Leadership for Social Justice from California State University East Bay.

“We are excited to welcome Mary Kay Going into the Moreland community.  Her collaborative style, broad experience, and commitment to serving students are an excellent match with Moreland,” Moreland School District Board President Heather Sutton shared.  “Mary Kay brings expertise in building and supporting a broad array of unique school curricula which will build upon the excellent programs we currently offer our community.”

Ms. Going added, “I am honored to have been selected to serve the students, families and staff within the Moreland School District.  Moreland has a long-standing, impressive reputation for providing high quality public education to the community and I am committed to building upon the many strengths of the district.”

Moreland Middle School Career Fair

May 21, 2015  6:00-7:30

Join us for the first annual Moreland Middle School Career Fair on Thursday, May 21st.  Presenters include Architects and Artists, Business Executives, Government Officials, Law Enforcement Officers and Firefighters, Scientists and Medical Professionals, and Software and Hardware Engineers.  They will discuss their career, the education required, and will describe “a day in the life” of those in their field.

The Career Fair will be hosted by MMS 8th graders that researched the job sector they are most interested in, identified someone outstanding within that field, and sent formal letters asking them to come and present.

The event will begin at 6:00pm with our keynote speaker and introductions of our professionals and dignitaries. At 6:15, our guests will break out into panels to present to the students. There will be three 20-minute sessions and a reception for our presenters with opera singing by critically acclaimed soprano and SJSU Professor, Julie Kierstine at 7:30.  For more information, please visit

Moreland Summer Camp

Moreland Summer Camp is an action-packed day camp that includes a variety of hands-on learning opportunities surrounding engaging and exciting themes.  Our fun-filled themes include:

  • Animation Nation

  • American Heroes

  • Amazingly Awesome Animals

  • Imagination Exploration

  • Run! Jump! Play!

The camp includes weekly field trips, swimming, and spirit days, and is open to all Moreland School District students.  For more information, please visit here: Moreland Summer Camp.

Parcel Tax Exemption for Seniors

On May 5, 2009, voters approved a special Parcel Tax assessment for $95.00 per parcel for eight years. Parcel Tax funds allow Moreland School District to attract and retain qualified teachers, maintain high-quality science, reading and math programs, including classroom technology and learning materials, keep class size small and keep school libraries open and accessible to students. The tax is assessed against each parcel of taxable land within MSD boundaries.

Exemptions from the $95.00 Parcel Tax are available to Senior Citizens (65 years or older) who own and occupy, as a principal residence, a parcel and apply to the District for exemption.

In addition, we have available Supplemental Security Income Exemption (owner/occupants receiving supplemental security income for a disability) and a Contiguous Parcel Tax Exemption. Applications are due beginning March 1, 2015 until June 15, 2015. Please pass this information along to the seniors in your neighborhood.

To file for exemption from the parcel tax, seniors must apply in person and bring the following items with them.

• Proof of birth (driver’s license, birth certificate, medi-cal card, or passport)

• Proof of residence (current utility bill, DMV identification card)

• Proof of ownership (property tax bill, tax bill w/homeowner’s exemption)

Seniors who applied last year for the exemption will be mailed a renewal form on or around March 1, 2015 for this year. They need to sign, date and mail their form to the District Office, 4711 Campbell Ave. SJ, CA 95130, Attention: Debbi Lyon, Business Services. For questions, please call (408) 874-2921.

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The Moreland School District, a caring learning partnership of students, parents, staff, and community will empower all students through innovative and exemplary educational practices, with the knowledge, skills and critical thinking abilities to become contributing and responsible members of a global society.



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