Edwin Markham Elementary

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Events Coming Up

  • March 3rd Minimum Day
  • March 3rd Favorite Fella Dance 6-8PM
  • March 7-10 Spring Parent Conferences  all days minimum days
  • March 7th SPICE Information Night
  • March 7th Enrollment for Kindergarten begins
  • March 8th PTO meeting 6PM
  • March 16th 6th Grade parent night at Jepson          
  • March 21st Parent Meeting for Spanish Speaking parents

2017-18 Registration Season Opens 2/7/17

School starts Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 for all schools in Vacaville Unified. (view calendar details.) Parents may contact the VUSD District Office for registration information. Forms are also available on the district web site in English or Spanish.

Children are eligible for next year's regular kindergarten class if they will turn 5 by Sept. 1 of 2017. Those turning 5 between Sept. 2 and December 2, 2017, may be registered in Transitional Kindergarten, our two-year program for younger students.

The following information is needed to enroll a student:

  • birth certificate showing the child will turn 5 by one of the dates listed above for either traditional or transitional kindergarten.
  • immunization record and proof of a physical exam after your child was 4 years, 3 months old or written proof of an appointment for a physical exam
  • proof of residence such as a current PG&E bill or current cable bill

What's New At Markham-Cesar Chavez Assembly

Parent Weekly Message April 10-14

See’s Candy orders can be picked up Wednesday.


The AR Lunch is this Tuesday.


6th Grade Promotion Picture Day is Wednesday.


Donuts with Dad is Thursday at 8AM


There is no school on Friday.


Spring Break is Monday April, 17th through Friday, April 21st and there is no school


Parents please respect the cones on Markham Street and do not make a left turn into the pick up loop.




PIQE parent meetings 9AM and 6:30PM Thursday.





Parents, the PTO needs your help!!!


There are many events scheduled that benefit all of our students at Markham. Markham has a reputation of having tremendous parent support for activities that make Markham the special school that it is. I am asking you all to consider signing up to help for upcoming events. No amount of time is too small! If you are interested in helping out you can contact the PTO directly by email at markhampto@gmail.com or respond to requests for help that come in the near future. Together we can continue to make Markham a great place for students to learn and succeed.


SPICE Parent Information Night

LAST Parent Information Night MAY 9th at 6:00 at Markham 


Parents interested in Dual Immersion for their child for the 2017-2018 school year must attend a Parent Information Night and a Classroom Tour. 


SPICE Parent Recruitment Flyer MAY 2016.pub

SPICE Classroom Tours May 2017.pdf


District News

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Please note the change in office hours effective February 6, 2017




8:30 A.M. to 11:50 A.M.


 M, T, Th, F  12:10 P.M. to 3:30 P.M.

 *WED* 11:00-2:20 P.M.


Monday-Friday 12:10-3:30 P.M.

Grades 1-3



Grades 4-6



*EVERY WED.* Grades 1-6 attend 8:40-1:20    

Depot Day at Markham

Today: 4/24/17
2:00 PM AR Assemblies GR K-1--8:55 am; GR4--2pm

Our Pledge

Edwin Markham School will be a safe place where all students achieve a core of knowledge, responsibility and inspiration to develop a lifelong ability and desire to learn.
The school staff, parents and community are dedicated to providing a nurturing school environment in which all students can feel safe, secure and successful.
All students will be provided the curriculum in a way that meets their individual learning styles to enable them to best meet the high academic standards set forth by the district.
Furthermore, it is the mission of all Markham Staff to encourage students to be proud of their heritage, culture, and respectful of diversity and to embrace the world at large as their global community.