Parent Resources

See pages at left for a range of Parent Resources.

Useful Links

  • Britannica Internet Guide - Encyclospaedia Britannica brings you an Internet guide to more than 65,000 sites, reviewed, rated and categorized for ease of search.
  • Classroom Connect - The online version of Classroom Connect offers e-mail, newsgroups, Web, IRC and more.
  • Discovery Channel School - Here educators can learn how to use the programming of The Discovery Channel and The Learning Channel in the classroom.
  • Education Index - This is a comprehensive and informative resource that systematically sorts out the available undergraduate and graduate programs available in the U.S.
  • The Exploratorium - Answers to general science questions and instructions for dozens of science experiments are available on this site.
  • Hobsons - There are comprehensively annotated links to education and career sites, many of them Hobsons' own, with more to come.
  • PTA - A must-see sight for involved parents and teachers.
  • Santa Clara Public Library - If you can't make it down to the library, this site will help you out. It also provides individual branch information and card catalog.
  • School.Net - One of the greatest sections of this education resource guides you to the sites of K-12 schools on the Web worldwide.

Parent and Community Involvement Specialists

Listed below are support staff that work together with school site staff to assist parents with their students.
Site Name Phone Email
Andrew Hill Rita Luna 408-347-4294
Evergreen Valley Victoria Moreno 408-347-7052
Independence Maggie Rodriguez 408-928-9541
James Lick Marcela Parrilla 408-347-4656
Mt. Pleasant Irma Jaramillo 408-937-2973
Oak Grove Martha Cabrera 408-347-6556
Piedmont Hills Sharlisa Byrd 408-347-3842
Santa Teresa Elvin Jackson 408-347-6233
Silver Creek Elizabeth Cabrera 408-347-5631
William C. Overfelt Rick Ramirez 408-347-5926
Yerba Buena Dalia Borrego 408-347-4716
Yerba Buena Linh To 408-347-4717
 Andrew Hill Mai Doan 408-347-4149
Foothill Sal Martinez 408-928-9182
Independence Jeff Moore 408-928-8963