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Absence Hotline

Please report any absences by calling: (650) 312-7648 option 3

Volunteer/Visitor Check In

Per District Office security measures, ALL visitors and volunteers must report to the School Office, SIGN-IN with a  valid photo ID & obtain a volunteer badge PRIOR TO ENTERING the school campus. They must also SIGN-OUT PRIOR TO LEAVING the campus. No exceptions can be made to this rule.  Thank you for your cooperation.



John Cosmos

Asst. Principal

Katy Vawter

Admin. Asst.

Jan Shorago

Office Asst.

Barbara Rothe

Office Asst.

Nira Wong

Office Asst.

Becky Glikbarg



What's New

New Assistant Principal Joins Brewer Island

On Friday, September 12th, Brewer Island welcomed Ms. Katy Vawter as the newest member of the school community as she came onboard as our new Assistant Principal.  Ms. Vawter brings more than 15 years of elementary school teaching experience to Brewer Island. She holds a Masters Degree in organization and educational leadership from the University of San Francisco and comes highly recommended as an educator who will have a positive impact on students, staff, and the entire Brewer Island community.  Ms. Vawter will split her time between Brewer Island (.50) and the Student Services department (.50) in our district office.

Posted by: Jason Lee
Published: 8/1/14

School Hours / Gates Schedule


School Hours


Regular School Hours

Minimum Days (Wednesdays)


8:10 AM - 12:10 PM

8:10 AM - 12:10 PM

1st - 3rd

8:20 AM - 2:40 PM

8:20 AM - 12:35 PM

4th & 5th

8:00 AM - 2:40 PM

8:00 AM - 12:28 PM


School Gates Schedules

7:45 am Open all gates
12:00 pm Open Kindergarten gates
2:30 pm Open all gates
2:55 pm All gates (inside and out) locked except for the Gym gate and the interior gate by Room 1.
6:00 pm Niantic and Ranger Circle gates unlocked


Printable Bell Schedule

Today: 10/23/14
All Day: Vacation Day

Upcoming Events

3rd Picture Make-Up Day
6th - 24th Intersession Break
27th School Resumes
31st Minimum Day
3rd No School - Staff Dev. Day
10th - 11th No School - Veterans Day
17th - 19th 4th Grade Coloma Field Trip
18th Reflections Awards Night
21st PTA Movie Night
24th PTA General Meeting
27th - 28th No School - Thanksgiving

Join the PTA

Become part of the BIES PARENT TEACHER ASSOCIATION! Your membership allows you to have a voice in issues that affect your child, sponsor valuable school programs and helps you stay connected with the school community. Yearly dues are only $8/person.  CLICK HERE to join.

Volunteer For School Events

Volunteering is a huge part of the success of several of our school activities.  It is a great way to become acquainted with our school programs, give back to the community and make a positive impact on our children's education. CLICK HERE to sign up.

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