Welcome to Deer Canyon
Terry Worthington , Principal
13455 Russet Leaf Lane, San Diego, CA 92129
PH: (858) 484-6064
FAX: (858) 538-9453
Attendance Hotline: (858) 484-4876
OFFICE HOURS: Monday through Friday, 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
SCHOOL HOURS: Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am - 2:15 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 2:15 pm
MESSAGE FROM THE PRINCIPAL: Click here 2013-2014 Family Letter.
CONGRATULATIONS DEER CANYON for earning the 2012 California Business for Education Excellence Honor Roll school award.
LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS HONOR.
Wishing all the families of Deer Canyon a Happy Holiday season and best wishes
for the New Year!
DISTRICT WINTER RECESS - NO SCHOOL: The school and office will be closed December 23 - January 3, 2014 for the winter recess. School will resume on the office will be re-open on January 6, 2014. NOTE: The office will be closing at 2:30 pm on Friday, December 20th.
Yes! CHARACTER COUNTS! Download your Responsibility Log or use your own piece of paper from home, just remember to get your parent's signature and turn this in to your teacher by Wednesday, December 11th to be eligible for the raffle! Thank you for supporting DC Kids Leadership Team!
GATE TESTING DATE: Gate testing at Deer Canyon will take place January 14 & 15, 2014. Please make sure your child gets plenty of rest the night before, eats a good breakfast, and arrives on time to school. The test will begin promptly after the first bell rings. Please contact Julia Ryan at firstname.lastname@example.org, if you have any questions or concerns.
PROFESSIONAL GROWTH DAY & MARTIN LUTHER KING HOLIDAY: January 17th is a non-student day and January 20, 2014 is MLK holiday. There will be NO school on either day and the office will be closed. School will resume on Tuesday, January 21st.
FAMILY HERITAGE NIGHT - JANUARY 24, 2014: Last year was the first annual Family Heritage Night at Deer Canyon. It was a great success with many countries from around the world represented. It was a chance to learn about different culture while sampling lots of great food. This year it is going to be even bigger and we are pleased to announce that we will be launching the 1st Annual Deer Canyon Elementary Family Heritage Cookbook for purchase at the event. So mark your calendar and be sure to come celebrate our Family Heritage Night on January 24, 2014 and support our Deer Canyon community!
TRANSITIONAL KINDERGARTEN (TK) INFORMATION FOR 2014/2015 SCHOOL YEAR: A TK parent information night will take place on March 6, 2014 @ 6 p.m at Painted Rock Elementary School's Multi-Purpose Room (this is a parent ONLY mtg). Parents only need to attend the information night if they have questions about the TK program. Parents DO NOT need to attend to get on the waiting list.
DEER CANYON FOUNDATION: Support the educational goals of Deer Canyon and help raise funds for Arts Attack, Choir, Classroom iPads and LCD projectors, Lego Robotics club and more! Learn more about the foundation with Deer Canyon Foundation 101.