Recent Posts

  • School COVID Safety Plan Revised

    The Sunrise Board of Directors on Jan. 10, 2022 approved a revised COVID safety plan for the school. The plan focuses on how the school is dealing with the COVID-19 …
  • Sunrise teacher honored

    Sunrise 8th grade English teacher Michelle Kara has been awarded Teacher of the Year for charter schools by the Santa Clara County Office of Education. Ms. Kara was honored at …
  • Independent Study

    The Sunrise Board of Directors has adopted a temporary pandemic-related independent study policy for those students whose health is compromised and need to remain at home during the 2021-2022 school …

Jesus Meraz

Assistant Principal

Jesus Meraz, Assistant Principal, was born in Ciudad Juarez Chihuahua, Mexico, and immigrated to the United States at age 12. He received his Associate in Arts degree in Social Science from Mission College, his Bachelors of Arts in Social Science from San Jose State University, and his Master’s in Education from The National Hispanic University. He loves music and sports and is a San francisco Giants fan!

“As administrator, I understand the importance of collaboration and the difficulties that students in low-income areas are faced with,” Mr. Meraz says. “I find being an educator is a lifelong profession/vocation. Having the opportunity to impact students and their families is a dream come true.”

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Recent Posts

  • School COVID Safety Plan Revised

    School COVID Safety Plan Revised

    The Sunrise Board of Directors on Jan. 10, 2022 approved a revised COVID safety plan for the school. The plan focuses on how the school is dealing with the COVID-19 …
  • Sunrise teacher honored

    Sunrise teacher honored

    Sunrise 8th grade English teacher Michelle Kara has been awarded Teacher of the Year for charter schools by the Santa Clara County Office of Education. Ms. Kara was honored at …
  • Independent Study

    Independent Study

    The Sunrise Board of Directors has adopted a temporary pandemic-related independent study policy for those students whose health is compromised and need to remain at home during the 2021-2022 school …

Calendar

  • State CAASPP testing ends

    May 20, 2022

  • iReady

    May 23, 2022 - May 25, 2022 @ 

  • iReady makeups

    May 26, 2022

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Next board meeting
May 23 at 6:30 pm

Contact

Phone: (408) 659-4785

Email: info@sunrisemiddle.org

Address: 1149 E. Julian St, San Jose, CA 95116

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