Terrapins, you are special and loved.  You are capable of doing amazing things!  
Continue making each day great! 


Hello Terrapin Families,


So many fun opportunities ahead!  Our Book Fair, Rock Roll and Read Family Night, Pastries with Parents and Spring Break!  


  • March 27-30: Book Fair During School Library Hours - Closed 2pm

  • March 28: Book Fair Family Night: Rock Roll & Read! 5:30-7:30pm MPR

  • March 30: Pastries with Parents Book Fair 7:10-8 am MPR

  • April 10-14: Spring Break!!! No School


Have you ordered your yearbook? 

Order yours online today. Cherish the 2022-2023 memories of Turtleback with this remarkable keepsake. Use the link below to order your yearbook today!


Questions email cmeza@powayusd.com


TBKES Spiritwear Pop-Up Shop!  Spring Collection

Online March 27 through April 9




Please continue to check our website and calendar frequently.  Have a wonderful weekend and hug the ones you love!   


The Luckiest Principal in the World,


Adam Carlin



Parking Lot Requests:
Please remember when using the morning drop off line please follow these simple rules in order to keep the line moving. We are really trying to increase efficiency and safety and would appreciate everyone following these rules so we can keep this drop off system going for everyone!

We ask that if you choose to celebrate your child’s  birthday at school, please do so in a healthy way. Please do not bring food to school, but you can:  
  • Have your child bring their favorite book to share and the  teacher or child will read it to the class. 
  • Donate a book, ball,  jump rope (new or used) to the classroom for recess. 
  • Choose a favorite song or musical piece to sing or play for the class. 
  • Bring a colorful pencil, sticker, eraser, or simple goodie bags for the entire  class with safe items (no  balloons, or food items, etc.). 
  • Only bring party invitations if every student in the class is invited. 







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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 race, color, ancestry, national origin, nationality, immigration status, ethnicity, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or gender expression or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For more information, please contact: Title IX/Equity Compliance Officer, James Jimenez, Associate Superintendent of Personnel Support Services, Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128, 1-858-521-2800, extension 2121, jjimenez@powayusd.com. For students, you may contact Title IX Coordinator/ 504 Coordinator Jamie Dayhoff, Director of Attendance and Discipline, Poway Unified School District, 1-858-521-2840, jdayhoff@powayusd.com

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