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Now Open: TK & Kindergarten Enrollment for 2024-25

TK and Kindergarten registration is OPEN for the upcoming 2024-25 school year! Enroll your child for Transitional Kindergarten or Kindergarten today. 

TK Eligibility (expanded!): 5th birthday falls between Sept. 2, 2024 and June 2, 2025
Kindergarten Eligibility: 5-years-old on or before Sept. 1, 2024

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WELCOME TO SUN VALLEY ELEMENTARY!
Our Values: Equity, Community and Joy

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Message from the Superintendent: District Surplus Properties

Dear San Rafael City Schools Community,   Our District’s school campuses and other staff sites are bustling daily with student, teacher and staff activity. Additionally, the District owns other p . . . Read More

Message from the Superintendent: Celebrating Our SRCS Teachers!

Dear San Rafael City Schools Community,   Today, May 8, is the 2024 California Day of the Teacher, an opportunity to thank our educators for their invaluable work in our classrooms and schools.  T . . . Read More

IMPORTANT: Fall YMCA Sign Up Information

Dear Sun Valley Families,  We are pleased to inform you that the after-school enrollment for YMCA at Sun Valley for the 2024-25 School Year is open! For tuition-based registration, grades TK-5t . . . Read More

YMCA Fall Enrollment Information

Dear Sun Valley Families,  We are pleased to inform you that San Rafael City Schools after-school enrollment for the 2024 School Year opens today! Please use the link below to enroll. Our San Raf . . . Read More

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About Us

Sun Valley Elementary School is located in central San Rafael. Sun Valley serves grades TK-5, with typically three classes at each grade level, on a spacious campus with a close-knit community. We are proud that Sun Valley serves an increasingly ethnically and culturally diverse student population. In inclusive, safe and enriching environments that are ideal for young learners, students grow socially, emotionally and academically. The school's success is made possible thanks to its talented teachers and staff. A strong parent organization, a District foundation and many community partners provide enhanced experiences and additional enrichment and support programs.

Sun Valley is one of seven elementary schools in San Rafael City Schools, which also consists of a middle school, two comprehensive high schools and a continuation high school. Grounded in our vision for student success, we undertook an extensive journey with our community to develop our strategic plan - Together 2024. It describes our District values of equity, community and joy, as well as our culture, goals and strategic actions. The District's Graduate Profile articulates the skills needed to succeed in this rapidly changing world, and we committed to developing these skills so every student graduates ready to pursue their goals.

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Academic Excellence

We are dedicated to providing a rigorous and comprehensive educational experience that challenges and nurtures the intellect of every student.

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Innovation & Future Readiness

We embrace innovation as a catalyst for educational excellence and future readiness.

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Equity & Inclusion

We are committed to providing equitable opportunities for all students, valuing and celebrating their diverse backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives.

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