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    Gold Ribbon Schools Award

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    Excelsior has been named a Gold Medal Ribbon School following a rigorous application and review process. 

    "These schools are academically successful, vibrant, and innovative centers of learning and teaching," Torlakson said. "They provide great examples of the things educators are doing right—embracing rigorous academic standards, providing excellence and creativity in teaching, and creating a positive school climate."

    Join us in celebrating this recognition of excellence at Excelsior!

    Substitute Teachers Needed
    text booksDear Parents, Grandparents, and Community Members,  
    Byron Union School District is looking for substitutes teachers. Fingerprinting, a Bachelor’s Degree and CBEST scores are required. We can guide you through the application process so please call Tina Pedersen at the District Office at 925-809-7500 or use the information on the Byron Union School District website.
    Thank you!
    Report Bullying

    Report bullying Online or email

    Students younger than 13 are required to have parental permission to use this email link.

    Boxtops for Education

    boxtops educationTurn in your Box Tops to your TEAM teacher or the school office.  Gift card prizes will be given to those who bring in the most box tops!

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    Registration 2020-21

    parent/student handbook


    AR (Accelerated Reader) Information

    Students can now access AR at home

    Family-Letter_AR - English.pdf (PDF)

    Family-Letter -AR- Spanish.pdf (PDF)

    Falcon Update

    If you are a new family needing to enroll for the remainder of the 19/20 school year or 20/21 school year, please email Shelly Scruggs at or call 925-809-7530 and leave a message. I will get back to you as soon as I can. Thank you.

    Contact Information

    Mr. Lem Vergara


    (925) 809-7530



    Mrs. Shelly Scruggs  

    Office Manager

    (925) 809-7530

    Mrs. Heather  Capelli

    Assistant Office Manager

    (925) 809-7530


    Summer Food Service Program

    Cafeteria Summer.pdf (PDF)

    2020-2021 school calendar

    ems activities calendar  Coming soon


    Byron Partners in Education

    Visit us on our Website or Facebook page

    Revenue Lost Due to Absences

    Revenue LOST to Byron Union School District due to ABSENCES for the 2018/2019 school year 

    Discovery Bay- $201,898

    Excelsior- $282,138

    Timber Point- $240,484

    Total revenue lost- $724,520


    Attendance Policy

    Attendance Policy (pdf)

    Text Message Reminders

    smartphoneDo you receive the EMS text message reminders?  These are the best way to know what is going on at Excelsior.  To find out how to sign up check out our Parent Resource page