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.
The annual Speak Up ...more
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:
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
NO SCHOOL ON JANUARY 16, 2017
SCHOOL WILL NOT BE IN SESSION ON MONDAY, JANUARY 16, 2017
IN OBSERVATION OF MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.
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.
TRANSITIONAL KINDER AND KINDERGARTEN ROUND UPS for 2017-2018
TRANSITIONAL KINDERGARTEN AND KINDERGARTEN ROUND UP - INFORMATIONAL
PRESENTATIONS ARE SCHEDULED AS FOLLOWS:
TK - Thursday, March 16, 2017 2:30-3:30pm
Kinder - Thursday, March 23, 2017 2:30-3:30pm
Registration will be done online. Date of enrollment is yet to be determined.
Do you have talent? Poinsettia's Variety Show is coming up on Thursday, Feb 9. We are looking forward to watching our Poinsettia Stars SHINE! Permission slips due Tuesday, Jan 24. JOIN in the FUN! TK-5th grade. Email email@example.com with any questions.
We're mad about science! Poinsettia Elementary is calling all junior scientists and curious students for the Annual Science Fair! It’s a fun way to explore the world of science. Show your friends and family what you’ve learned! Your project will be on display in the MPR (evening viewing hours on Thursday, Feb 23 and during the day on Friday, Feb 24) and will be judged by local science professionals. Entry forms will go home this week and are due by Friday, Jan 20. Questions? Please contact Jamie Gilley.
All PTA members are invited to the next General PTA Meeting on Wednesday, Jan 25 at 6pm in the Multi-Purpose Room. Principal Giordani will give a mid-year school update and the nominating committee for 2017-2018 will be formed ~ please consider getting involved by being on the nominating committee! Children are welcome to attend with parents. It's never too late to join PTA this year.