School Information

  • San Jose Elementary - Home of the Hawks

    San Jose Elementary School

    About our School

    Educating the leaders of tomorrow since 1958, San Jose Elementary School is located in a quiet neighborhood in Dunedin, Florida. It is adjacent to Hammock Park.


    San Jose is a neighborhood school with a warm, family atmosphere and caring staff members.

    San Jose Elementary - United We Soar!

    If location is everything, then proximity to the Pinellas Trail, Hammock Park, Dunedin Nature Center and the Gulf of Mexico makes our school a "natural choice"

    School Moto

    We are your neighborhood school where "United We Soar!"

    School Mission

    The mission of San Jose Elementary is to create a safe learning environment which promotes academic excellence through the partnership of students, parents, staff and community.

    School Vision

    100% Student Engagement and Success 100% of the Time!


    Lisa Brown, Principal
    Angela Heuman, Asst. Principal

    School Hours

    8:45 am-2:55 pm Monday-Friday School hours for 2021-2022

    Lunch Information

    FREE Breakfast for ALL students at San Jose, M-F during the school year.

    Breakfast in the cafeteria starts at 8:15am.
    First bell is at 8:35am, Hawk News begins at 8:40am and the tardy bell rings and classes begin promptly at 8:45am each day.

    Address and Phone Numbers

    San Jose Elementary School
    1670 San Helen Drive
    Dunedin, FL 34698
    (727) 469-5956
    (727) 469-5960 Fax

    Pinellas County Schools Admin Bldg (727) 588-6000

    Our Points of Pride:

    Five Star School Award 
    Support Person of the Year for the District-Plant Operations 2016-17 
    Family and Community Friendly School
    Active Parent Involvement Groups
    Safe Kids Coalition Member
    Golden School Award Winner
    Battle of the Books District Participants Since 2001
    Walking and Running Club Twice a Week in the A.M.
    Fuel Up to Play 60 NFL Grant Recipient Since 2010
    Fuel Up to Play 60 Student Activity Time Once a Week in the A.M.
    On Site Gifted Education Program
    Extended Learning Program-Promise Time After School Program
    STEM Academy After School Program Gr 2-5

    Computer Lab

    Science Lab

    Several Mobile Computer Carts 
    Multicultural Fair and Spring Fling PE Showcase Each Year
    Great American Teach In Participant
    Active Multicultural Team for Intermediate Grades
    5th Grade Safety Patrols Program 
    Hawk News TV Daily Morning News Program-All 4th Graders Can Participate
    School Wide Positive Behavior Program using ABC Bucks and School Store 
    Walk and Talk Activity Program At End of  Lunch for Grades 1-5

    City of Dunedin Mayor's Top Apple Award 2020

    Pinellas County Schools Support Employee of the Year Finalist 2020