ESSPUSD Extended Student Services (ESS)

15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128
(858) 521-2800   Fax: (858) 485-1937 | ESS
Barbara Scholl, Director, (858) 521-2850
Myra Prather, Operations Supervisor, (858) 521-2845
Nancy Dannhauser, Administrative Asst, (858) 521-2848
Diane Georgeson, Office Assistant II, (858) 521-2800 ext. 2231

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Pay your ESS Bill On-Line! Go to: www.PowayESSpay.com

Payment Mailing Address:
PUSD-ESS
P.O. Box 500527
San Diego, CA 92150

Important Dates & School News

 

Looking Ahead:

Monday, April 23rd: 12:40 School Dismissal for Professional Growth Day, ESS is Open as Usual
April 30th -May 4th (M-F): Staff Appreciation Week
Tuesday, May 1st: Kindergarten Registration Begins at School
Sunday, May 13th: Happy Mother’s Day!
Monday, May 28th: School and ESS Closed for Memorial Day
Thursday, June 14th: Last day of school, school dismissal at 12:40, ESS open
June 15th - 19th (Fri-Tues): - ESS CLOSED to prepare for summer
Wednesday, June 20th: First day of summer ESS, session 1

HOW TO ENROLL

(Enrollment is subject to availability)
1.  Call or email Janet at (858) 748-4905 or jhoman@powayusd.com to set up an appointment to drop off the enrollment packet and to verify that we are currently accepting registration for your child's grade level.
2.  Print and fill out the enrollment packet below.  
3.  Bring the completed packet to your appointment with Janet or Shannan at the ESS Office to submit with a $100 registration fee per family and first month's fees.

We must receive the packet at least 2 business days before your child can attend.  Our office hours are Monday-Friday, 6:30-9:30am and 12:00-6:00pm.  

Please call or email us with any questions. Thank you!

Friendly Reminders: 

• Please label your child’s belongings, especially jackets & sweaters.
• Remind your child to clean out his/her cubbie daily.
• Please inform us of any enrichment or scouting activities that your child will attend during ESS hours.
• Please let us know when your child is not attending. 

ESS Overview

Mission Statement - "E.S.S. 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. E.S.S. 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 E.S.S. 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.

Hours - E.S.S. is open daily, Monday - Friday, from 6:30 am to 6:00 pm.

Enrich

E.S.S. Embraces ENRICH, an acronym to include the following areas of enrichment, to use as a Guide for Staff Planning:

E xercise mind & body
N urturing
R eading & Relationships
I nvestigating Interests
C haracter Counts!, Creative Thinking, & the Arts
H aving Fun!

We believe that the children's extended day will be enriched by providing a balanced activity calendar that will support their growth and development. We want to encourage the children to explore their interests, motivate them to achieve their personal best, and relax and have fun with friends.

 

 

     

 

Contact Information

PHONE: (858) 748-4905
ESS Supervisor: Janet Homan
 
jhoman@powayusd.com
Lead Assistant: Shannan Whitwer
 
swhitwer@powayusd.com
FAX: (858) 748-4970
Address: 
13910 Midland, Poway, CA 92064

Midland ESS

The Poway Unified School District (PUSD) is an equal opportunity employer/program and is committed to an active Nondiscrimination Program. PUSD prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For more information, please contact the Title IX/Equity Compliance Officer, Associate Superintendent of Personnel Support Services, Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128-3406, 858-521-2800, extension 2761. View Annual Notification of Parents’/Students’ Rights | Annual Notification of Employees’ Rights

POWAY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT | 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128 | (858) 521-2800