PUSD Superintendent, Dr. John Collins, is pleased to announce that he will be recommending to the Board of Education that they approve the appointment of Mrs. Tracy Liu as the new principal at Midland Elementary School.
At its Monday, September 16, 2013 meeting, the PUSD Board of Education approved the launch of an updated web portal where PUSD homeowners can compute and verify their Mello-Roos parcel assessments. Modifications recommended by the Board of Education at the September meeting are now complete and the web portal is live.
On Tuesday, September 17, 2013, a 10 News broadcast reported on a local mother’s plans to hold a public “nurse in” outside the Poway Unified School District’s district office on Wednesday, September 25.
PUSD Volunteers of the Year for 2013 Chosen
Shirley Black, Rancho Bernardo High School
Jeanette Candelaria, Valley Elementary School
Lorna Reese, Twin Peaks Middle School
Reports for academic progress for schools in the state of California have been released and the Poway Unified School District is pleased to report that the overall Academic Performance Index (API) score for PUSD is 893. All PUSD comprehensive high schools, middle schools, and elementary schools exceeded the designated target score of 800 which the state has set for all schools to reach by the year 2014. Notably, 98% of PUSD 10th graders passed the High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE.)
The Poway Unified School District today announced its policy for providing free and
reduced-price meals for children served under the National School Lunch and School Breakfast
Programs. The Food and Nutrition Department, located in the Poway Industrial Center, has a copy
of the policy, which may be reviewed by any interested party.