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Poinsettia Elementary

2445 Mica Road

Carlsbad, CA 92009

Phone (760) 331-6500

Fax (760) 930-6005

Office Hours 7:45AM - 4:00PM 

Attendance: (760) 331-6570

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Access Achieve

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.

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School Hours

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:

 

5/29/17 - Memorial Day

 

LAST DAY OF SCHOOL

JUNE 15, 2017

 

2017-2018

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL

AUGUST 29, 2017

Daily Bell Schedule

University Tuesdays

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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.

Campus Reminders

• 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

PANORAMIC PICTURES - APRIL 19

The panoramic pictures for Kindergarten and 5th grade will be taken the morning of Wednesday, April 19th.

News

4/11/17

Tickets are only $30 and Park hours are extended two extra hours on this day only. Schools will be performing in the Park in various locations, including CHS Drumline, Magnolia Lion Country Singers, Calavera Hills Coyote Productions and Lancer Dancers with more to come!

 

The money donated back to CEF from LEGOLAND through Celebrate Carlsbad Day ticket sales has totaled more than $700,000 over the years, all toward music—specifically Science Days this year. We know how much the students LOVE Science Days! 


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REGISTRATION for NEW TRANSITIONAL KINDERGARTEN (TK)-- MAY 4

NEW TRANSITIONAL KINDERGARTEN (TK) REGISTRATION

THURSDAY, MAY 4, 2017  2:00-4:30p.m.

School's front office

 

Documents to bring with you: 

Birth Certificate and a Copy

Immunizations and a Copy

Drawing Sample form Drawing Sample TK K.pdf

TK Questionnaire form Questionnaire TK Kinder (1).pdf

Declaration of Residency form Declaration Residency.pdf

Residency Verification backup:

  One of the following: SDGE or Water Bill (must be within 30 days) ORIGINAL and a copy

   or Lease/Rental agreement (must not be expired).  If you don't have a current lease agreement, you can obtain a letter

    from your complex management office stating you and your student reside at that address. Must be on their letterhead. 

Signed copy of the Online Enrollment packet

Identification

 

SHARED HOUSING: Homeowner must attend registration with you and bring residency verification documents. 

(Call office for more details)

 

NOTE: If you would like us to pre-review your packet and immunizations, stop by the front office any time before 3:30pm.

 

Incomplete packets will not be accepted and copies cannot be made.

REGISTRATION for NEW KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS - MAY 11

The online enrollment window is open. Please access the Carlsbad Unified School District Website, Parent Resources tab then Click on Online Enrollment & Registration. Follow all instructions to enroll.

 

NEW Kindergarten Registration is on: 

THURSDAY, MAY 11, 2017 2:00-4:30pm

School's Front Office

 

Documents to bring with you: 

Birth Certificate and a Copy

Immunizations and a Copy

Drawing Sample form Drawing Sample TK K.pdf

TK Questionnaire form Questionnaire TK Kinder (1).pdf

Declaration of Residency form Declaration Residency.pdf

Verification backup:

  One of the following: SDGE or Water Bill (must be within 30 days) ORIGINAL and a copy

   or Lease/Rental agreement (must not be expired).  If you don't have a current lease agreement, you can obtain a letter

    from your complex management office stating you and your student reside at that address. Must be on their letterhead. 

Signed copy of the Online Enrollment packet

Identification

 

SHARED HOUSING: Homeowner must attend registration with you and bring residency verification documents. 

(Call office for more details)

 

NOTE: If you would like us to pre-review your packet and immunizations, stop by the front office any time before 3:30pm.

 

Incomplete packets will not be accepted and copies cannot be made.

EXISTING TRANSITIONAL KINDERS MOVING TO KINDERGARTEN - MAY 11

 

EXISTING TK STUDENTS 

 

YOUR STUDENT IS ALREADY ENROLLED ONLINE.

ONLINE ENROLLMENT IS NOT NECESSARY.

 

Bring the following documents and forms on MAY 11th 2:00-4:30pm

 

Updated Immunizations and a Copy

Drawing Sample form Drawing Sample TK K.pdf

TK Questionnaire form Questionnaire TK Kinder (1).pdf

Declaration of Residency form Declaration Residency.pdf

Residency Verification backup:

  One of the following: SDGE or Water Bill (must be within 30 days) ORIGINAL and a copy

   or Lease/Rental agreement (must not be expired).  If you don't have a current lease agreement, you can obtain a letter

    from your complex management office stating you and your student reside at that address. Must be on their letterhead. 

Identification

 

SHARED HOUSING: Homeowner must attend registration with you and bring residency verification documents. 

(Call office for more details)

 

NOTE: If you would like us to pre-review your packet and immunizations, stop by the front office any time before 3:30pm.

 

Incomplete packets will not be accepted and copies cannot be made.

REGISTRATION for GRADES 1st - 5th BEGINS MAY 12

REGISTRATION FOR GRADES 1st through 5th grades will be accepted starting MAY 12, 2017.

The online enrollment window is open. Please access the Carlsbad Unified School District Website, Parent Resources tab then Click on Online Enrollment & Registration. Follow all instructions to enroll.

 

Complete packets will be accepted: 9:00-11:00am and 1:00-3:00pm Monday-Friday.

EARLY DISMISSAL E V E R Y THURSDAY at 1:35pm

Early Dismissal for Grades 1st through 5th at 1:35pm. 

TK and Kinder release hours remain the same.

School Event Calendar

Today: 4/24/17

Disclaimer

ATTENTION: The Carlsbad Unified School District (CUSD) and Poinsettia Elementary School (PES) do not assume any responsibility or liability for the content that may be present within external Websites linked to and from this site that are operated or created by or for organizations outside of CUSD or PES. The linking to or from this site does not imply on the part of the CUSD or PES any guarantee of quality, assumption of liability or endorsement of the organizations maintaining external Websites. Those organizations are solely responsible for the operation of their Website and quality of the content including advertisements, links, media, images and text that they may deem appropriate.

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Volunteers Wanted

Poinsettia welcomes and encourages volunteers on campus! 

How to become a volunteer at Poinsettia Elementary School

1. Download, print and fill out the

Volunteer Packet and Code of Conduct

2. Attach a copy of your driver's license.

3. Turn completed packet to the front office or your student's teacher(s).

Thank you in advance for your support! 

Volunteer Opportunities