Notes from the Principal

Overdrive, Counselor Corner, School Bus Reminder, Birthday Treat Reminder, TK Waitlist Information, 2017-2018 New Student Enrollment, Middle School Orientation Nights



NEW!   Overdrive

Poway Unified School District is committed to bringing unique learning opportunities to our students and we are pleased to introduce a new, free reading service providing digital books through OverDrive (  You will also find a direct link on our Chaparral  Library Homepage at Choose Chaparral Elementary from the list of schools presented.  Please see attached link for more information.

NEW! Counselor’s Corner

Our wonderful school counselor, Mrs. Huppert, has posted the March edition of Counselor’s Corner.  Please visit the Counseling page on our website for more information!

School Bus Reminder

Before and after school, drivers have been observed speeding by and darting around PUSD school busses while they are loading and unloading students.  Please be aware that when a bus is stopped with the red lights flashing and the “stop” arm extended, drivers in both directions are required to stop and and remain stopped until the lights turn off.  As always, please obey all traffic laws and help keep all students safe.

Birthday Treat Policy

Reminder that popsicles are the only treats allowed for student birthday celebrations.  Once you've communicated with your child's teacher and he or she knows that you are bringing popsicles, please bring them to the office (labeled with your student's name and teacher).

TK Interest Wait-List Information
Parents of children with a fifth birthday between June 1 and September 1, 2017 who wish to enroll their child into a TK class MUST place their name on a District Interest Waitlist.  Please visit the PUSD Transitional Kindergarten page to place your child on the waitlist.  For detailed information, please visit the 2017-2018 Transitional Kindergarten Enrollment tab on our website.


2017-2018 New Student Enrollment
Our new student enrollment schedule for the 2017-2018 is now posted.  
Please visit the 2017-2018 New Student Enrollment tabs on our website for more detailed information.  


Middle School Parent Orientation Nights
Parents of 5th grade students, please mark your calendars for the upcoming Parent Orientation Nights. Additional details are available by clicking on the 2017-2018 Middle School Information Announcement on our website.  
Twin Peaks Middle School - Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Bernardo Heights Middle School, Wednesday, March 22, 2017




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.

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