Maze Day Has Begun!

See Details/Instructions Below


Join Us for First Day of School Snacks

In the Library on August 28, 2019 @ 8:45am

New Maze Day Steps

  1. Complete Online Portion by clicking here (August 14-31, 2019)
      • Log into your Illuminate Home Connection Portal account. If you do not have an account, look for an email from FUSD in May containing an ACCESS KEY and instructions to create a new account.
          • If you did not receive an ACCESS KEY, contact Azevada's front office (510) 657-3900
          • If a child has 2 parents/guardians on file, the person listed as the "Primary" will have to complete the form. When the other person logs in, their account will not show a "Form" option.
          • When you log in again to Illuminate, the username is the email address you provided when creating your account.
      • From the Home Connection Portal, click "Forms" on the left-side menu. Complete the required Maze Day Information and click "Save & View Summary/Print." Take this printout to Azevada (See step 2).
          • If a child has 2 parents/guardians on file, the person listed as the "Primary" will have to complete the form. When the other person logs in, their account will not show a "Form" option. If you don't see a "Forms" option on the left, you may not be the "Primary" person.
  2. Complete the In-person Portion by going to Azevada (August 19-28, 2019) Hours are: August 19 (9am-3pm). Weekdays after August 19 (8am-4pm)
      • BRING THE PRINTOUT from your online portion (Step 1) Note that the office is open 9am-3pm on August 19. After that, it will be open 8am-4pm each weekday.
      • You will receive your teacher/classroom assignment at this time.
      • If donating by check instead of online, please bring a checkbook. If donating online, please see Steps 3 and 4 below for directions. Monetary donations for student supplies, science, intervention, and library will be accepted in the office and through the beginning of the school year.
  3. Complete PTA Maze Day by clicking here
  4. Donate to your child's classroom by clicking here. This year, parents are asked to make monetary donations instead of purchasing school supplies. For more details, click here. Suggested donations are as follows:
      • Classroom - $35/student
      • Science - $10/student
      • RSP/Intervention -$8/student
      • Library - $4/student

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Is Maze Day Online or at school?
    • Both. Fill out FUSD's Online Form between August 14 and Aug 31. Remember to print by clicking the "Save & View Summary/Print." button. Bring the printout to Azevada between August 19 and August 28 to complete Maze day and obtain your student's classroom assignment. PTA also has an online form that can be completed before September 18, 2019.
  2. I don't see "Forms" on the left hand side when I log into illuminate.
    • "Forms" is available on the account of the person listed by FUSD as the "Primary" parent/guardian. If you don't see "Forms", try logging in using the account of another parent/guardian.
  3. I made an account on illuminate but when I try to log in again, it says "User could not be found".
    • When you log in after creating your account, the username is the email address you used when you created the account. You won't need the ACCESS KEY after your account has been created.
  4. When do I get my child's classroom assignment?
    • Go to Azevada with your receipt from the FUSD's Online form to obtain your child's classroom assignment.
  5. What day is Maze Day?
    • Maze Day is no longer just 1 day. The FUSD's Online Portion of Maze Day is August 14 - August 28. After you print your form from FUSD's Online portion, you can bring the printout to school between August 19 and August 28 to complete Maze day and obtain your student's classroom assignment. PTA's Maze Day Form can be completed anytime before September 18, 2019.
  6. What classroom supplies do I need to buy?
    • This year, parents are asked to make monetary donations instead of purchasing school supplies. For more details, click here. Students are expected to have the following (labeled with your child's name and room number)
      • Individual Backpack
      • Individual Binder (for students in grades 2 – 6 only)
      • Individual Headphones
  7. What is PTA's online Maze Day Form?
    • PTA's online Maze Day Form does the following:
      1. Collect email addresses for better communication regarding school events/activities
      2. Collect orders for 3-Day Emergency Kits ($15 each)
      3. Collect volunteer information so you can more easily help your child's school. As budget cuts increase, the need for volunteers increases as well. Help us make sure our children's education does not suffer.
      4. Allow you to join PTA
  8. Why should I join PTA?
    • Members have a say in how PTA spends its money. Membership costs $10 but allows you to have a vote in how PTA's whole budget is allocated. Come to the meetings and let us know what you think PTA should spend funds on. Want more benches on the playground or more art nights? Your membership give you a voice in getting those benches bought or more events held. Members also receive perks such as discounts at Legoland, Office Depot, Hertz, and California Academy of Sciences.
  9. What does PTA do?
    • PTA funds birthday books every month for the students
    • Supports school beautification projects (i.e. our garden)
    • Supports school improvement projects (i.e. a new water fountain)
    • Provides funds for all teachers to be used at their discretion.
    • PTA events change from year to year based on the involvement and interests of parents and students. We've supported fun events such as movie night, art night, Zumba night, etc. This coming year, we'll have a Bollywood dance night and a Touch-a-Truck event. PTA supports whatever parents want, so get involved and tell us what you want! Contact us at azevadaPTA@azevadaPTA.org and visit our events page for updates: https://www.azevadapta.org/events
  10. How do I join PTA?
  11. When is PTA's Online Maze Day Form due?
    • PTA's Online Maze Day forms are available now till Wednesday, September 18, 2019. You can complete it anytime but it helps to know your child's classroom assignment if you plan to order 3-Day Emergency Kits.
  12. I have more questions - who do I contact?


School Hours First Week (Aug 28 - Aug 30)

Kindergarten AM

Kindergarten PM

Grades 1-6

8:30am - 11:50am

11:40am - 3:00pm

8:30am - 1:20pm

School Hours Beginning Tuesday, September 3

Kindergarten AM

Kindergarten PM

Grades 1-6

Wednesday Grades 1-6

8:30am - 11:50am

11:40am - 3:00pm

8:30am - 2:50pm

8:30am - 1:20pm