Below, you will find the most recent Benicia Unified School District NewsLetter.



2018-02-26 Letter to parents regarding school safety

Dear Benicia Community: The recent shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida has prompted our community to reflect once again on the safety of our students and staff while in school. Please know our highest priority is the safety of our...

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2018-02-23 NewsLetter

Dear Benicia Community, The Power of Community: I hope this letter finds you well and your children experiencing a positive and productive school year.  Now in my third year as Superintendent, I continue to gain a deeper appreciation and understanding of...

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2018-02-01 Benicia USD: Budget Update

Benicia USD: Budget Update, 2/1/2018 After receiving information from the Governor's January Budget Proposal, BUSD needs to make $800,000 in on­going budget adjustments to provide a balanced budget and provide for the state's required minimum 3% reserve...

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2018-01-24 Superintendent update regarding negotiations

Dear Benicia Community, I wanted to take a moment to provide you with a quick update on the negotiations process with our teachers union.  This is a yearly process and typically generates a good deal of interest; therefore, I am sharing the following...

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2017-11-22 NewsLetter

Happy Fall Everyone! I always look forward to this time of year! I love sunny days as much as anyone, but there is something wonderful about a cold, cloudy day, particularly on a weekend.  Staying inside and reading for a few hours, cooking or just...

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2017-08-29 NewsLetter

Welcome back to the 2017-18 school year! We are off to a great start and excited about the opportunity to work with your amazing children once again.  BUSD continues to get better and better, and we are proud of our focus on providing a learning environment where All...

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2017-05-19 NewsLetter

Dear Benicia Community, It is hard to believe this school year is drawing to a close. I am proud of our efforts as we have accomplished a great deal in the pursuit of our vision which states: BUSD - Where all students achieve at their highest potential in an engaging,...

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2017-2-28 NewsLetter

Dear Benicia Community, I hope the new year finds you happy, healthy and prospering.  There is certainly much to be thankful for and much that can create an uncomfortable degree of angst - which is why my wife has recently put me on a news diet, as she calls it....

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2016-11-17 NewsLetter

Dear Benicia Community, Thanksgiving Gratitude:  2016.  I still marvel every time I write that date.  It is hard to believe we are marching well into the 21st Century and are living in arguably one of the most exciting times in human history.  The concept of the...

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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 discrimination, harassment, intimidation, bullying against an individual or group based on race, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, immigration status, ethnic group identification, ethnicity, age, religion, marital status, pregnancy, false pregnancy, termination of pregnancy, or related recovery, 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.
The Title IX coordinator for BUSD is the Assistant Superintendent, Dr. Khushwinder Gill.  She can be reached at 707-747-8300 or by emailing