Pearl Zanker Elementary

Principal: Mrs. Shangrila Mia-Ramzan

Assistant Principal: Mr. Recep Iscan


Monday- Thursday 10am-2pm

On occassion, we will be short handed and need to close the office. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding during this unique time.

Questions? Please call 408-635-2882.

Appointments Available by Emailing

Registration for the 2020-2021 school year is available HERE. All of the required documents can be uploaded during this process, so if you are able, please have your PDF files ready to upload for your submitted documents. Once your online submission has been completed, you will receive an email with more information regarding your enrollment for the next school year. For questions on enrollment, please contact:

Free and Reduced Price Meals

Free and Reduced Price Meals are available to families who believe they may qualify. If your family chooses to apply please complete a "Free and Reduced Meal Price Application Form." The forms can be accessed online (much faster processing time) at the link below or obtained and returned (completed) to any school office. You will be notified by mail of your child's status. Until notification you must provide your child with a lunch or lunch money. Applications must be renewed at the start of every school year.

Click here to register for free and reduced lunch.

Only complete one application per family. The information you give will be used to determine or prove your child's eligibility for free or reduced-priced meals. This information may also be used for other state or federally funded school benefits.

Elementary-Aged Enrichment Resources from MUSD Adult Ed Dept.

As a service to the community, Milpitas Adult Education is offering a compilation of learning and activity resources that can be used to keep children productively engaged through the summer. Find it HERE.

Remember to “Take 3” actions to fight the flu this season

​1. Get your Flu Vaccine.

2. Wash your hands.

3. Take anti-virals if you get the flu, as prescribed by your doctor.


November 18th Kinder-3rd

December 2nd 4th -6th

Below is the schedule, according to LAST NAME:

November 18, 2020 - Primary Grades December 2, 2020 - Intermediate Grades

8:45 am - 9:15 am Kinder A-E 8:45 am - 9:15 am 4th Grade A-G

9:15 am - 9:45 am Kinder F-N 9:15 am - 9:45 am 4th Grade H-N

9:45 am - 10:15 am Kinder O-Z 9:45 am - 10:15 am 4th Grade O-Z

10:20 am - 10:50 am 1st Grade A-M 10:20 am - 10:50 am 5th Grade A-G

10:50 am - 11:20 am 1st Grade N-Z 10:50 am - 11:20 am 5th Grade H-N

11:30 am - 12:00 pm 2nd Grade A-M 11:20 am - 11:50 am 5th Grade O-Z

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm 2nd Grade N-Z 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm 6th Grade A-G

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm 3rd Grade A-M 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm 6th Grade H-N

1:45 pm - 2:15 pm 3rd Grade N-Z 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm 6th Grade O-Z

2:15 pm - 2:45 pm Anyone who missed their time slot 2:15 pm - 2:45 pm Anyone who missed their time slot

*Uniforms are NOT required. School-appropriate clothing please.

*Siblings may be photographed at either of the scheduled times.

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ZANKER Sept 2020 Parent Newsletter.pdf

Pearl Zanker Elementary

1585 Fallen Leaf Drive

Milpitas, CA 95035

P: 408.635.2882

F: 408.635.2887

Milpitas Unified School District

1331 E. Calaveras Blvd.

Milpitas, CA 95035

P: 408.635.2600