Poway Unified School District

Alternative Programs

13626 Twin Peaks Road, Poway, CA 92064
Phone: 858-679-2530 Fax 858-679-2630

K-8 Home School Program
858-748-0802, Ext. 2095

REGISTRATION INFORMATION PLEASE CLICK HERE

 

The Poway Home Education / Independent Study Program is designed to assist parents who wish to home school their children who are in Kindergarten through Eighth Grade.

The program provides each parent with the appropriate curriculum and materials necessary to aid in the instructional process. The parent and student are required to meet with the teacher to review assigned work.

We offer:

  1. Curriculum (State Adopted/PUSD)
  2. Guidance from credentialed teachers
  3. Student Library
  4. Parent network for field studies/events
  5. Connection with school site for designated services (i.e., 5th Grade Band)
  6. Newsletter
  7. Computer Lab
  8. Progress Reports
  9. Testing
We require:
  1. Direct instruction by the parent
  2. Weekly contact with staff
  3. Parent/Student/Instructor conferences
  4. PHEP/PUSD curriculum must be used as the core curriculum
  5. Completed student work
  6. Minimum 5 days weekly instruction time (25 hours)

Parents are invited to call the K-8 office at (858) 748-0802, Ext. 2095 to request additional information or to schedule a visit to our classroom for an orientation and curriculum preview.

 

Alternative Programs Staff Directory

Kathleen Porter, Executive Director
kporter@powayusd.com

Patty Hurtt, Assistant Principal

phurtt@powayusd.com
Fax 858-679-2630
Michele Cass, Administrative Assistant
858 - 748 - 0010, Ext. 2063

Help support Alternative Programs & New Directions with our

School Fundraiser - Cell Phone Recycling and Ink Jet Cartridge Fundraiser.