Vision/Mission Statement

Ben Painter Elementary School in ARUSD offers Vietnamese Dual Language Immersion in San Jose! Grades TK, K, 1 and growing into 2nd grade and beyond! See "School Programs".


In partnership with parents and the community, Ben Painter

Elementary School’s mission is to empower students to reach their

potential as whole and unique individuals through the following:

focusing on communication, collaboration, creativity, critical

thinking, the meaningful use of technology, rigorous learning

opportunities, and support of English Language Learners. This will

enable our students to become productive, responsible 21st century





Ben Painter inspires creativity and lifelong learning, which will

prepare our students for successful careers