We Believe

  • Students reach their potential when they are engaged, encouraged, challenged and supported in the pursuit of their interests, passions and talents.
  • All students are creative, unique and can learn.
  • Education is a collaborative effort among students, staff, parents, guardians and the community.
  • In valuing the diversity of students, staff and the community.
  • Every student has a voice that deserves to be heard.
  • Safe and welcoming schools help students and staff reach their potential.
  • Educational experiences for students and staff are continually improved through systems of accountability.
  • Education must be purposeful, challenging and innovative.

Characteristics of a BUSD Graduate

  • Inquisitive with a desire to be lifelong learners.
  • Self-sufficient, self-motivated and socially responsible individuals.
  • Fully prepared and equipped for college or career in the 21st Century.
  • Collaborative, creative, critical thinkers with strong communication skills.
  • Compassionate, respectful and possess a high degree of integrity.
  • Resilient with the willingness to persevere.
  • Innovative, entrepreneurial and adaptable.
  • Globally aware and environmentally responsible citizens.
  • Capable of recognizing the talents in themselves so they can be fulfilled, compassionate and engaged individuals.

Upcoming Events

Latest News

October 18th Board Meeting Summary

The Regular School Board meeting will begin at 7 pm at 350 East K Street in the Board Room. The Board will start the meeting with a greeting and report by Solano County Superintendent of Schools, Lisette Estrella-Henderson. This week’s meeting will include...

New Henderson Preschool Info

BUSD is excited to announce that beginning November 1, 2018, we will be offering preschool at Joe Henderson elementary. This is a 10-month program for 2-5 year olds and is 8:30 am - 11:30 am on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The cost for this program is...

Odyssey of the Mind Starts Up Again

Odyssey of the Mind is a creative, problem-solving program that engages students in their learning by allowing their knowledge and ideas to come to life in an exciting, productive environment. For more information email ldiaz@beniciaunified.org.

ADA Accessible Website Initiative

The Benicia Unified School District is committed to providing accessibility for all. If you experience difficulty with the accessibility of any web pages or documents on our site, please contact us to request this information in an alternative format.
District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, including discrimination against an individual or group based on race, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, immigration status, ethnic group identification, ethnicity, age, religion, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information; a perception of one or more of such characteristics; or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.
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