Welcome to Creekside Elementary School
Principal Christine Donnelly
Year Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 4
p.m. (Wednesdays 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)
Attendance Hotline 858-679-9343 / Available 24 hours a day.
9:00 a.m. to 3:20 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
9:00 a.m. to 1:40 p.m. Wednesday
Welcome to Creekside!
Volunteer Update -Due to the shortage of TB serum, the Poway School District TB Clinics have been canceled until further notice. Volunteers who do not have written results from a current TB test (administered within the last 4 years) should complete the “Interim Tuberculosis Clearance for Volunteers”. Once the TB serum is available you will be notified of the clinic schedule to obtain a TB test. Volunteers are also required to complete the following:
Before School Supervision The playground will be open to students in the morning beginning at 8:40 a.m. Once students arrive, they may not leave unless a parent or other authorized person comes to the office to sign them out. To ensure the safety of our children, you will be required to show identification when you pick up your child.
School Lunches Students have the option of buying lunch at school. Lunch menus area available online at http://www.schoolmenu.com/menu/ca/poway-unified/creekside-elementary-school/. Please prepay by bringing cash or check to the school office, or by credit card online at https://www.schoolpaymentsolutions.com. Lunch is served daily in the cafeteria for $2.50 which includes milk. Juice and water bottles are available for an additional fee. Free and reduced prices are available for those who qualify. Applications are available at http://www.powayusd.com/nutrition/freeReduced.shtml.
Absences The absence hot line phone number is (858) 679-9343 and is available 24 hours a day. Please call the absence hot line for your child each day he/she is absent. In addition, please call if your child will be more than 30 minutes tardy.
Parking Lot Drop Off & Pick Up Creekside has a separate “bus loop” which is at the first driveway north on Springhurst Drive. You may load and unload in the red curb area behind the bus area. You must turn left when leaving the bus loop. The curb in the front of the school of the main parking lot is painted red, for loading and unloading only. You must turn right when leaving the main parking lot. Double parking is not allowed for drop off or pick. DO NOT leave your car unattended in any red zone at any time. Park only in marked parking stalls.
Walking to School Parents should walk with students and cross only in designated crosswalks. A gate is located at the back of the playground to provide easy access from the park.