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Welcome to Nesbit!

A 2014 California Distinguished School

A 2014-15 TCRWP Project School

A 2014 CBEE Honor Roll Star School


500 Biddulph Way
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 637-4860 (office)
(650) 637-4867 (fax)

Robin K. Pang-Maganaris

Linda Fonseca
Administrative Assistant



Social Media

Stay connected to Nesbit by following us on . . . .

  • Facebook -- subscribe to Facebook Elementary
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  • Instagram -- follow @nesbitpumas



Important Dates at a Glance

August 16 -- Kindergarten Meet and Greet at Nesbit at 4:00-5:00 p.m. with teachers
August 21 -- TK Meet and Greet with teachers:  Last names A-F from 9:00 - 9:20 a.m.; G-M from 9:30 - 9:50; N-Z from 10:00 - 10:20.
August 21 -- Incoming 6th graders Social at Nesbit at 4:00 p.m.
August 22 -- Kindergarten Meet and Greet at Nesbit at 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. with teachers
August 24 -- PTA Packet Drop off in the MUR
August 25 -- TK and Kindergarten Meet and Greet 10:30 - 12:00 p.m. in assigned classroom.
August 26 -- First day of school!  Entire community starts the day with Morning Gathering at 8:25.  Children will line up with their classroom teachers. Expect there to be many people attending Morning Gathering so plan on arriving early.

Incoming 2015-2016 Kindergarten Play Dates
Saturday, 7/25 @ 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, 8/4 @ 5:00 p.m.

K play dates held at Alexander Park.  Hosted by Shaun Lopez.

Mobile Library Days at Nesbit in the Quad!  3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
July 9
July 23
Aug. 6
Aug. 20

Incoming 6th Grade Socials
7/2 at Rockin' Jump.  Meet at 4:00.  rsvp here.
8/7 at Classic 101.  Meet at 4:00.  rsvp here.


Must be received by July 20, 2015 – August 12, 2015

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Posted by: District Admin
Published: 6/23/15

School Supplies for 2015-2016
Nesbit teachers prefer purchasing supplies for children so that there can be unanimity throughout the classroom.  Instead of families purchasing their own child's start of school supplies, we ask that families make a donation to PTA. PTA ... Continue
Posted by: Robin Pang-Maganaris
Published: 6/19/15

BRSSD 2015-2016 Enrollment Information.
2015-2016 Enrollment Information is now available.  Please see attached PDF's for details. Continue
Posted by: District Admin
Published: 12/12/14

Middle School Construction Project

Click on the link to see our middle school buildings being built!

2015-2016 Volunteer Form -- Due June 30, 2015

Be approved for volunteering in the 2015-2016 school year.  If you miss this deadline, you will need to go to Redwood City Sheriff's Office and pay an $11.00 fee in order to volunteer at Nesbit.  Don't delay.  Do it today!

Our History

A quaint school with a bright future opened its doors in 1953 with only five classrooms and almost 200 students. On January 28, 1954, this school was named after Mrs. Mae Nesbit. Mrs. Nesbit came to Belmont in 1932 as a teaching principal. She then became a supervising principal and in 1942 she was appointed superintendent of Belmont Elementary School, now Nesbit.

In 1996, Nesbit received its first California Distinguished School Award.

In 2004, Nesbit celebrated its 50th birthday.

In 2008, Nesbit was honored for a second time with a California Distinguished School Award.

In 2014, Nesbit was honored for a third time with a California Distinguished Schools Award.

In 2015, Nesbit was honored with a San Mateo County's School Board Kent Award.

Nesbit has come a long way since it first opened its doors.  There are now over 450 students in special education pre-school, TK, K-5 and SDC classes, as well as, 45 staff members who call Nesbit Elementary School their home.


Nesbit's Mission and Values

Nesbit School seeks to create a safe, nurturing and respectful learning environment where diversity is valued. To achieve this vision, Nesbit students, parents, and staff work collaboratively to help students acquire a solid academic foundation, build strong character, resolve conflicts, develop confidence, set and achieve challenging goals, communicate effectively, and develop a love of learning. Nesbit Elementary School is committed to equipping our students with the tools they need for academic, personal and social achievement.



2014 California Distinguished School


Achieved in 1996, 2008 and 2014.