15665 Paseo Del Sur, San Diego, CA 92127
Phone: (858) 613-2503   Fax: (858) 759-6920 | District ESS
Heather Nicholson, Supervisor: hnicholson@powayusd.com
Brittany Skettini, Lead Assistant: brskettini@powayusd.com
Robyn Simuong, Lead Assistant: rsimuong@powayusd.com



Supervisor: Heather Nicholson, hnicholson@powayusd.com
Lead Assistant: Brittany Skettini, brskettini@powayusd.com
Lead Assistant: Robyn Simuong, rsimuong@powayusd.com
Phone: 858-613-2503
Fax: 858-759-6920
Address: 15665 Paseo Del Sur, San Diego, CA 92127

Payment Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 500527
San Diego, CA 92150

Pay your ESS Bill On-Line! Go to: www.PowayESSpay.com

    ESS DAILY SCHEDULE 2016-2017


March 2: Summer registration begins for families not currently enrolled in ESS
March 20: Summer/Fall Registration begins for Current Families
April 7: Last day for current ESS families to submit Summer/Fall registration/drops 
April 10-13: Spring Break, ESS Open (sign up is required by March 10)
April 14: Spring Break, ESS CLOSED
May 4: Fall 2017 Registration begins for TK & Kindergarten 2:00-6:00pm - Look for the ESS table at school registration!
May 29: Memorial Day, ESS CLOSED
June 8: Last Day of School


We are currently FULL and waitlisted in the following grades:
Transitional Kindergarten
1st Grade
2nd Grade

3rd Grade

We currently have space in the following grades:
4th Grade
5th Grade

To be placed on our waitlist, please complete the enrollment packet below and drop off at your earliest convenience.  Please call (858)613-2503 to set up an appointment.


Will begin for new TK & Kindergarten families on May 4th from 2:00-6:00pm when you register your child for school.  Look for the ESS table at school registration!





(Enrollment is subject to availability)
1.  Call or email hnicholson@powayusd.com to set up an appointment to drop off the enrollment packet and verify we are currently accepting registration for your child's grade level.
2.  Print and fill out the enrollment packet below.  
3.  Bring the completed packet to your appointment with Mrs. Heather, Ms. Brittany or Ms. Robyn at the ESS Office to submit with a $100 registration fee per family and first month's fees. 

We must receive the packet at least 2 business days before your child can attend.  Our office hours are Monday-Friday, 6:30-8:30am and 12:00-6:00pm.  

Please call or email us with any questions. Thank you!


All forms must be submitted to the ESS office, in person, and signed by the Supervisor or Leads before they are valid.
Enrollment Packet for enrollment this school year (Full time, PM, AM and PUSD options)
Parent Handbook please read before signing form in the Enrollment Packet
Thursdays Enrollment Packet to attend ESS on Thursday afternoons only for early release days 
Fee Adjustment Request (FAR) Form to enroll for breaks, vacations, withdraw from program, change contract, etc.
Visa/MasterCard Payment Slip to use for one time payment or set up FREE automatic payments

ESS Overview

Mission Statement - "E.S.S. is a bridge between school and home where children are encouraged to learn, create, and explore within their school, community, and world."

Program Overview - This extended-day program expands the excellence of each child's school experience into before and after school. E.S.S. is staffed by highly qualified professionals and trained program assistants. The staff provides for the academic and social needs of children in safe and nurturing environments. There is time, space, encouragement, and support for learning good study habits.

Program History - The E.S.S. program began in 1980 and is now offered in every elementary school in the Poway Unified School District. All children who attend elementary school in the District are eligible to enroll.

Program Activities - Our program is geared toward expanding each child's world through arts & crafts projects, science activities, reading and language arts reinforcement, and math concept development. Our program reinforces the social, motor, and academic skills children learn in the classroom.

Hours - E.S.S. is open daily, Monday - Friday, from 6:30 am to 8:30 am and 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm.




The Poway Unified School District (PUSD) is an equal opportunity employer/program and is committed to an active Nondiscrimination Program. PUSD prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For more information, please contact the Title IX/Equity Compliance Officer, Associate Superintendent of Personnel Support Services, Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128-3406, 858-521-2800, extension 2761. View Annual Notification of Parents’/Students’ Rights | Annual Notification of Employees’ Rights

POWAY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT | 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128 | (858) 521-2800