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    If your child will be absent, please call the main office at (925) 682-8000 Ext. 8025, or, preferably, you can email us at Include your student's name, teacher, and reason for absence. Thank you!

    Minimum Day Schedule

    Minimum Day Schedule October 18-29 (Earlier release!)


    Greetings families,

    Please note that we will have a different schedule for the next two weeks. We will be on a minimum day schedule from October 18-29 to allow teachers time to schedule conferences as we approach the end of our first trimester. We will return to our normal school day schedule on Monday, November 1. Please see below for times.

    Monday through Friday (except 10/29)
    Early Friends: 8:05am-11:25am
    Late Friends: 9:20am-12:40pm
    Friday 10/29: all students early friends (8:05am-11:25am)

    1st-5th Grades
    M, T, Th, F: 8:08am-1:15pm
    Wed (stays the same): 8:08am-12:50pm

    Spirit Days

    Red Ribbon Week Spirit Days:

    Monday, October 25- “Be Red-y to Make Good Choices” (Wear red)

    Tuesday, October 26- “Join the Fight Against Unhealthy Choices” (Wear camo)

    Wednesday, October 27- “Follow Your Dreams” (Wear pajamas

    Thursday, October 28- “Stop Bullies As a Team” (Wear team sports clothing, hats)

    Friday, October 29- “Say ‘Boo’ to Bad Choices” (Wear Halloween costume)


    Welcome to Strandwood Elementary School! We are one of 30 elementary schools in the Mt. Diablo School District. We are part of the College Park Feeder Pattern. We are a school with a history of high performance, with an excellent teaching and support staff. We have an active and caring parent/guardian community. The best attribute is our fabulous student population!
    SchoolStrandwood has an enrollment of approximately 625 students every year, Transitional Kindergarten through 5th grade. We are fortunate to have a continuum of Special Day Classes, Kindergarten through 5th, for students with Moderate to Extensive Needs. This school year, l have one Transitional Kindergarten/Kindergarten combo, three Kindergartens, 1 Kindergarten/1st grade combo, three 1st grades, four 2nd grades, four 3rd grades, three 4th grades and three 5th grades.
    With the support of and funding from our PTA, we have an Art Docent, a Reading Intervention program for Kindergarten and 1st grades, and a Science Instructional Assistant. Our parents and PTA support and sponsor numerous after school enrichment programs for our students who are interested.
    I encourage you to visit our campus if you are new to the community. Parent volunteers are a valued part of our classrooms. You will find a campus buzzing with activity in a friendly and safe learning community. I know you will feel the energy involved in ensuring that "every minute counts for every student!"


    Strandwood Mission Statement

    "The Strandwood Community will inspire academic excellence, personal growth and responsibility while encouraging each individual to reach their full potential and discover the lasting joy of learning".


    Intradistrict Transers

    If you currently have a 5th Grade Student who would like to attend a Middle School other than their home school you need to apply for an Intradistrict Transfer this school year.

    Intradistrict transfers are for students who reside inside the MDUSD boundaries requesting to transfer to another MDUSD school.

    For information on the Intradistrict Transfer process please go to to submit an online application


    The Intradistrict Transfer Application for 2022-2023 (grades 6-12) will be available from October 15th - November 15th 

    The Intradistrict Transfer Application for 2022-2023 (grades K-5) will be available from February 10, 2022 - March 10, 2022


    2016 National Blue Ribbon School
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    Cheri Scripter,  Principal 

    (925) 685-3212 (phone)

    (925) 798-4582 (fax) 

    Office Hours: 7:30 am to 3:30 pm

    Map and Directions 

    Before and afterschool daycare provided by YMCA

    (925) 674-1662

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