About the Fremont Union High Schools Foundation
Meet our 2023 – 2024 Board of Directors
Fremont Union High Schools Foundation is an all-volunteer, independent non-profit organization promoting educational excellence across our five high schools: Cupertino, Fremont, Homestead, Lynbrook and Monta Vista.
If you support public education and would like to explore the possibility of joining our working board, please click here.
It is with great sadness that we share the news that Foundation Board Member and longtime FUHSD trustee and former teacher Roy Rocklin passed away on March 19, 2023. As a proud descendent of Jewish immigrants who escaped violence and poverty in eastern Europe, Roy was a strong supporter of immigrants seeking a better life in the USA.
Roy grew up in Walnut Creek. After graduating from Ignacio Valley High School, he majored in Chemistry at UC Santa Cruz and went on to earn a PhD in analytical chemistry from the University of North Carolina. After working in industry for 25 years designing and developing instruments used in analytical chemistry, Roy switched careers and taught chemistry and physics for ten years at
Lynbrook High School. He often said he worked twice as hard for half the money! In 2016, Roy became a politician and in a “landslide” won a position on the Fremont Union High School District Board of Trustees. As a volunteer for the Fremont Union High Schools Foundation, Roy became an expert in donor base software and worked tirelessly to maintain accurate records for the Foundation.
In Roy’s honor and memory, the family requests that donations be made to AVID Senior Scholarships through the Fremont Union High Schools Foundation https://www.fuhsd.org/academics/academic-support/avid
Frequently Asked Questions
What does the Foundation fund at my school?
- Academic Enrichment (Robotics Teams, Visual and Performing Arts)
- Student Support Services (SchoolLoop to facilitate communications between home and school)
- College and Career Readiness (Naviance online portal to help with college planning and research, resume building workshop, mock interviews, job/internship fair)
What is the current donation amount requested and is it tax deductible?
The Foundation currently suggests a $425 donation per student per school year and donations of any amount are greatly appreciated. All donations are tax-deductible and our tax identification number is 94-2907804.
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What if I can't donate the suggested amount?
Does my donation really matter?
Your financial support allows the Foundation to support exceptional educational experiences that students, colleges and employers value in our community.
When all students benefit, our whole community benefits. And as we know, there is a direct, positive correlation between extraordinary schools and property values.