Parkside Elementary School

Our Mission

Our Mission

Parkside offers a number of unique features in a public elementary school. We are located in a diverse neighborhood in San Mateo. Parkside serves Pre-K through 5th grade in our Montessori magnet program.  Learn more about Parkside.

Parkside art in Action

Parkside art in Action

Parkside Art in Action

more Parkside art in Action

more Parkside art in Action

Parkside Art in Action

FIRE ENGINE VISITS PARKSIDE

FIRE ENGINE VISITS PARKSIDE

Preschool, kindergarten, and first grade students enjoyed seeing a fire engine.

Latest News

Parent Education - Montessori in the Upper Grades

Parkside Montesssori holds a variety of Montessori and related parent education sessions throughout the year. Our most recent session was led by Julie Mamis on April 30, 2019 on Montessori in the Upper Grades. A copy of the slides is now available.

Interested in the Montessori program?

Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten meetings happen each fall. North Shoreview and Parkside Schools hold school information meetings and classroom visits. The San Mateo-Foster City School District holds an information night for parents and guardians each year as well. For more information about TK/K enrollment, please visit the district enrollment page.

2019 - 2020 School Year Information: Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten meetings for the 2019-2020 school year are finished for this year.

 

2018-2019 Important Dates

  • August 14 - First Day of School
  • August 31-September 3 - Labor Day Holiday
  • October 5-19 - Fall Break
  • November 12 - Veteran's Day Holiday
  • November 21-23 - Thanksgiving Break
  • December 21 - January 7 - Winter Break
  • January 21 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday
  • February 18 - President's Day Holiday
  • March 11 - Teacher PD Day - No School
  • April 1-12 - Spring Break
  • May 27 - Memorial Day Holiday
  • June 20 - Last Day of School (Minimum Day)

 

View the full district calendar and the school events calendar on the Parkside Montessori PTA website.