2445 Mica Road
Carlsbad, CA 92009
Phone (760) 331-6500
Fax (760) 930-6005
Office Hours 7:45AM - 4:00PM
Attendance: (760) 331-6570
Annual Speak Up Survey Now Available!
The annual Speak Up Survey is available here for parents, students, and educators to take. Students use the password Carlsbad to access the survey.
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Use Clever to access all our technology programs, including Achieve3000 and RazKids. Use your DISTRICT Google email address (it must end with @carlsbadusd.net) and password to login. Make sure no other users are logged into Google before accessing Clever.
Kindergarten / Transitional K
Early Bird K: 8:00 am - 11:23 am
Late Owls K: 9:40 am - 1:03 pm
Grades 1st - 5th
Standard Day: 8:15am - 2:35pm
Thursday & Minimum Days:
(Grades 1st - 5th) 8:15 am -1:35pm
Kindergarten / Transitional K dismissal hours remain the same.
SCHOOL WILL NOT BE IN SESSION
ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS:
11/11/16 - Veterans Day
11/21-25/16 - Thanksgiving Break
12/19/16 -1/2/17 - Winter Break
1/16/17 - MLK DAY
1/27/17 - Semester Break
2/17/17 - Lincoln's Birthday
2/20/17 - Presidents' Day
4/3-4/7/17 - Spring Break
5/29/17 - Memorial Day
Poinsettia Elementary School is preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society with the AVID program (acceleration via inquiry & determination). Wear your college gear on Tuesdays! And don't forget about Spirit Fridays... wear your PES spirit wear every Friday.
• No dogs on campus.
• Check the lost and found!
• If phone number or address changes, notify the front office.
• The drop-off car lane is a thru lane for drop-off/pick-up ONLY. NO PARKING. View Map
Welcome to Poinsettia Elementary School. At PES our Panthers are proud to be a part of the Carlsbad community. Our dedicated teachers, staff and parent volunteers are passionate about your child's education. Our focus is the whole child. We believe in academic rigor as well as creative expression, social responsibility and environmental awareness. Our goal is to make Poinsettia Elementary the best education possible for your child. Thank you for choosing to be a part of Poinsettia Elementary. - Marjorie Giordani, Principal
Parent Teacher Conferences - Minimum Days OCTOBER 20-28, 2016
Fall Parent/Teacher Conferences for the current school year will begin
Thursday, October 20th and end on October 28th.
EARLY DISMISSAL AT 1:35pm is EVERY THURSDAY
Early Dismissal for Grades 1st through 5th at 1:35pm. TK and Kinder release hours remain the same.
The SDCCU Poinsettia Bowl delivers exciting football action and spectacular pageantry at Qualcomm Stadium on Wednesday, Dec. 21 at 6pm. Purchase discounted Plaza Level game tickets for $40 (regularly $55) and $15 will be donated to PTA! Each year a top team from the Mountain West Conference takes on a quality opponent. This year it’s the BYU Cougars! (pending bowl eligibility). The game will be preceded by WinterFest, a brand new San Diego holiday experience complete with winter-themed activities and music for the whole family. Get more details about the event here: http://www.sandiegobowlgames.com/poinsettia-bowl/. Use Poinsettia's order form to purchase tickets. Make checks payable to "Poinsettia PTA" and return forms to the front office by Oct. 31. Tickets will be mailed directly to you.