Pearl Zanker Elementary

Principal: Mrs. Shangrila Mia-Ramzan

Assistant Principal: Mr. Recep Iscan

FIRST DAY OF THE 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR: Thursday, August 13th, 2020


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:

Student Meal Application (Free/Reduced)

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.

2020-2021 Classroom Assignment

The feature will be unlocked on Wednesday, 8/12.

Teachers may reach out to parents prior to Wednesday, to introduce themselves and send instructions.

ZANKER TOWN HALL VIDEO, Thursday, August 6th


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.



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