We are an avid group of parents & students who volunteer our time and knowledge about Henry Ford and the RCSD system to spread the word that

Henry Ford Elementary provides a quality K-5 experience where students and their parents join a community of friends.

We hope to see you at one of our events! Henry Ford Family Ambassadors organize many opportunities for you & your student to familiarize yourselves with our school community:

  • School Tours – Informal Q&A sessions after the official campus tour
  • RCSD Kinder Night – Chat with us after you meet our Principal & teachers
  • 3rd Grade & Beyond – Meet upper grade teachers and learn about middle school preparation
  • Meet & Greets – Fun offsite meetups during fall & winter for families to get to know each other before registration
  • Spring & Summer playdates – Your incoming student can get a headstart on making new friends before the school year
  • Realtor contacts – Providing school information for local agents & their clients

Event Schedule

Still have questions?

Reach out by phone or email any time too. We are happy to help.

Henry Ford Ambassadors Directory

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Our family has been with Henry Ford for almost 10 years now. Henry Ford delivers academic excellence in core subjects and a wide range of enrichment programs including music, art, physical education, and more. The school embraces a collaborative learning approach that enables teachers to share ideas and best practices, resulting in improved outcomes in … Continue reading Judie Gutierrez, parent

Judie Gutierrez, parent Judie Gutierrez parent photo

Henry Ford is our neighborhood school; we are so glad to have the campus and student families right here in Woodside Plaza. Classroom instruction is focused so there is minimal homework; leaving plenty of time for my son to learn by playing and participating in community & household activities. This is a K-5 school without … Continue reading Tracy Ogishi, parent

Tracy Ogishi, parent Tracy Teddy Nutcracker field trip

5th grade at Henry Ford is a rich experience for all of our children.  We provide  many hands on experiences including a workshop with TheatreWorks, Outdoor Ed, STEM at Levi Stadium, and field trips. Henry Ford provides many opportunities for 5th graders to become leaders of our caring school community as Conflict Managers, Recycling Coordinators, and … Continue reading Nancy Julien, 5th Grade Teacher

Nancy Julien, 5th Grade Teacher Nancy Julien teacher photo

Henry Ford is a great school because it has a really positive atmosphere. I had really good teachers and I will never forget them. Henry Ford also prepared me for North Star.

Kayla, alumna Kayla student alumna

Every moment of the kindergarten day (from the first minute until the last second) is a moment to learn and an experience to be had.  We respect each other and our similarities and differences.  Our parent community is a huge component of our success and we welcome them into our classrooms to help make things … Continue reading Pam Barasch, Kindergarten Teacher

Pam Barasch, Kindergarten Teacher Pam Barasch kindergarten classroom teacher

We go on fun field trips. I love the exciting events like Fall Fiesta and Halloween parade. My favorite subject is reading. My classmates are kind.

Teddy, 2nd Grader Teddy First Day of 2nd student photo

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