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Maya Lin School

Alameda Unified School District

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    Due to the Shelter in Place

    AUSD Food service will now be limited to select sites with service times changed to 11am-1pm.

    Food service locations on Tuesday, March 17 will include:

    • Alameda Point Collaborative
    • Wood Middle School
    • Earhart Elementary School


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    AUSD’s coronavirus web page


    Science and Maker Fair 2020

    Application and Information Packet

    Please print the first page and return it to your teacher before Friday, March 27, 2020.

    Science and Maker Fair Resources

    Maya Lin School Featured: KQED Mindshift Podcast and Article

    Last spring, Katrina Schwartz, a producer and writer with the KQED Mind/Shift program visited  Maya Lin School.  She interviewed students and staff about our arts integrated learning program and the history on how Maya Lin School was created. Below is the link to the program.  Take some time to learn the story of our school and hear the voices of our amazing students talk about their learning.

    KQED Mind/Shift

    Aeries Family portal

    For information on using Aeries, please see the AUSD Family Portal web page and the AUSD Data Confirmation web page.



    PBIS Silver Award

    The California PBIS Coalition has recognized Maya Lin School for successful PBIS implementation at the SILVER level. The California PBIS Coalition’s System of Recognition reflects excellence in the measurement of fidelity as well as in efforts for implementing the core features of Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports. This recognition honors the school's hard work and commitment toward creating the conditions to maximize academic and social behavioral outcomes for ALL students. 

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    Annual parent survey

    Our school needs your feedback!  
    Please take 5 minutes to complete our anonymous family survey.

    Cycles of Change Donations

    As many of you already know, Cycles of Change, the non-profit group which provides the Bike Rodeo for Maya Lin School students, had their truck full of bicycles and equipment, stolen last week when it was parked in front of Maya Lin School.

    THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU!  To the families who have already donated bicycles to Cycles of Changes.  If you have a bicycle to donate, you can drop it off at the Maya Lin School Office between 8:00am and 4:00pm.

    Monetary donations will also help to replace the helmet, bike parts and tools. You can donate on line at: Cycles of Change


    About Our School

    About Us

    MAYA LIN SCHOOL is an arts integrated, inquiry-based elementary school that allows students the freedom to explore beyond the standards-based curriculum.
    In a safe, nurturing environment we foster smart, critical thinking kids who love art and know they can do anything.
    Our program features:
    • Arts Integration- Inquiry Learning
    • Looping (Classes stay together with their teacher during the following years: K/1, 2/3, 4/5)
    • After School Art and Culture Enrichment Programs