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Our School


28027 Dickens Avenue
Hayward, CA 94544
Phone: (510) 723-3885
Fax: (510) 783-2536


Ruus Elementary’s mission is to enable all students to reach their highest potential academically and socially.  Faculty, staff, parents, and students will work together to create a positive learning community based on mutual respect and personal responsibility. Through the cycle of inquiry, our instruction is to target specific educational goals.  With academic knowledge, positive attitudes, and abilities gained through their experiences at Ruus Elementary, our students will meet the demands of the 21st century.


Ruus Elementary students will make a positive contribution to the world. They will be prepared for college and/ or career readiness to meet the demands and expectations of society. They will be responsible and respectful adults.


  • All students will be reading and writing at grade level expectations according to Common Core Standards.
  • All students will be able to interpret mathematical concepts by critically thinking and explaining their method, process, and result.
  • The Ruus community will embrace Positive Behavioral Interventions & Support (PBIS) to build character throughout the Ruus Community.