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Kathryn Hughes Elementary

Santa Clara Unified School District 

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    Mission and Vision statements

    Staff created our mission and vision in 2016. This is reviewed by staff every year.

    Mission Statement for Hughes:

    At Kathryn Hughes we partner with our families and community to promote positive citizens of the 21st century, who communicate, collaborate, think critically, problem-solve creatively, and celebrate our diversity.

    Our Vision:

    We intentionally create lifelong learners using rigorous curriculum accessible by all. We promote social-emotional skills through respectful, responsible and safe practices. 

    SCUSD Pumpkin Patch Posted 10/4/18
    Bond Measure BB Posted 10/4/18
    Harvest Festival Posted 10/2/18
    School Site Council Posted 9/11/18
    Welcome to Hughes Elementary

    We are strong in educational technology.

    Family Newsletter

    Below is a slide deck of the Family Newsletters. Slide number one will always be the latest newsletter. To access older newsletters, click on the right arrow to advance the slide deck.

    The new Kathryn Hughes Elementary website is responsive to mobile devices and accessible to individuals with disabilities. 



    About Us

    Kathryn Hughes Elementary is a preschool through fifth grade school located in Santa Clara in a suburban community adjacent to San Jose. First built in 1964, our school was named for Kathryn Hughes, an outstanding and beloved teacher who served in the Alviso School District for 39 years.

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