Today, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan recognized Poway Unified School District’s Del Sur Elementary as a National Blue Ribbon School. Secretary Duncan made this announcement live via the Department's USTREAM channel http://www.ustream.tv/channel/education-department at 1:30 p.m.
The Poway Unified School District is fortunate to have hundreds of volunteers who donate countless hours to the children on PUSD. The PUSD Board of Education and Superintendent Dr. John Collins would like to thank all of our volunteers for their time and support.
On Saturday, August 16, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the public is invited to attend Experience39, an exciting community event for Poway Unified’s newest school, Design39Campus (D39C). Experience39 will have maker booths, school tours, keynote speakers, live bands, and food trucks. Guests are welcome throughout the four hour time period to enjoy and explore the innovative new K-8 campus at 17050 Del Sur Ridge, San Diego, CA 92127.
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.
On May 13 at the 9th Annual San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) Energy Showcase event, Poway Unified was honored by SDG&E as an Energy Champion for its outstanding results in energy efficiency and conservation.
The Poway Unified School District is pleased to announce new leadership at several schools beginning July 2014. Superintendent John Collins made the following announcement: “Poway Unified School District is fortunate to announce the assignment of four talented and dedicated principals at the elementary school level. I am confident that each of these individuals will provide the commitment and leadership necessary to allow each of these school sites to continue their great work and growth for the future.” Dr. Collins will recommend these assignments to the Board of Education for their approval at the June 9, 2014, Special Board Meeting.