Fall 2023-2024 Information
Please use the link below if you are interested in attending Summer 2023 or Fall 2023-2024. By filling out this form does not guarantee a spot in ESS. You will be contacted if there is space available for your child.
Fall 2023-2024 Registration Dates
May 15th-May19th: Fall Registration for CURRENT FAMILIES via ProCare
May 22nd-May 31st: Fall Registration for ALL - new families (offered a spot) via ProCare based on space availability
ESS SCHOOL YEAR HOURS: 6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
ESS SUMMER HOURS: 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Mission Statement - "ESS is a bridge between school and home where children are encouraged to learn, create, and explore within their school, community, and world."
Program Overview - This extended-day program expands the excellence of each child's school experience into before and after school. ESS is staffed by highly qualified professionals and trained program assistants. The staff provides for the academic and social needs of children in safe and nurturing environments. There is time, space, encouragement, and support for learning good study habits.
Voluntary Use Program - ESS is a voluntary use program. All PUSD elementary schools have an Extended Student Services program on their campus. Our organization works diligently to accommodate and serve working families in need of before and after school care. A student's enrollment at an elementary school does not guarantee them ESS enrollment. As a growing organization, each ESS site may experience limitations that factor into the enrollment capacity and may prohibit the acceptance of additional students at any given time.
Program History - The ESS program began in 1980 and is now offered in every elementary school in the Poway Unified School District. All children who attend elementary school in the District are eligible to enroll.
Program Activities - Our program is geared toward expanding each child's world through arts & crafts projects, science activities, reading and language arts reinforcement, and math concept development. Our program reinforces the social, motor, and academic skills children learn in the classroom.