Return to School – March 15

The district and teacher’s union have reached an agreement to reopen TK-5 classrooms on March 15th. You can expect much more information on procedures, schedules, and details towards the end of this week. Be sure to read any messages that come through Parent Square!

Town Hall Meetings – March 4, 5, or 9

Do you have questions about campus reopening? Principal Goodwin will be hosting Town Halls to share information and address your questions. As a reminder here is a description of the instructional times and the schedule we’ll be following as campus reopens. Join us on March 9 to hear the latest and get your questions answered. You only need to attend one Town Hall as the same information will be shared in each. To prepare for these meetings and make sure we cover as many of your questions and concerns as possible, please use this link to submit your questions.      
Tuesday, March 9 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Zoom Link for Town Halls

Student COVID testing

As part of the plans to reopen AUSD has started weekly COVID testing for staff and students. COVID tests will be a requirement to return to campus. You can make an appointment or drop-in each weekend for a quick and easy COVID test. Information can be found here: 

Volunteers Needed! School Supply Sorting – March 11, 10:30am

Maya Lin is in need of 4-5 volunteers on March 11 from 10:30am-2:30pm to help sort school supplies. If you are able to help please contact Noel in the office at or 510-748-4007.

PTA Nominating Committee – Volunteers Needed!

The PTA is looking for three volunteers to work on the Nominating Committee. The Committee’s job is to seek out and champion PTA members for the open spots for 2021-2022 school year that include: Vice President, Parliamentarian, and Historian.
Think you have what it takes for this important role (i.e. a willingness to contact and interact with people you think would work well in leadership rolls)? Please contact Ross at for more information and a description of the open positions.

Do you have a program or idea you want to get off the ground?

Here’s how to get started.

Preserve the Fallen Oak

Maya Lin parents are raising money with the PTA to fund the preservation of the fallen Maya Lin Oak Tree pieces. Please share this link on your social media pages and visit the website for more information about the projects and how to purchase prints of the trunk: