Escondido eNews August 18, 2019
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8/20 -- Back to School Night - Free Child care available, limited availability, click here

8/22 -- Picture Day

8/23 -- New to Escondido - Principal Coffee at 8:15 am, in Teachers' Lounge

8/28 -- Retirement Party to honor Mr. Libert, Ms. Debbie, and Ms. Terry Guice, 1:45-5:45 pm

9/2 -- No School, Labor Day

9/6 -- Principal Coffee at 8:15 am, in Teachers' Lounge

   BTS Packet Due, turn-in at Office or Complete Online, click here



Tuesday, August 20 - Back to School Night

Come and meet the After-School activities providers at the Vendor Fair 5-6 pm.  The school-wide Meeting begins at 6 pm on the Library Lawn.  Dr. Marcela will welcome families, introduce teachers, and share goals for the school year.  Parents will be released to go to their student's classroom(s) by 6:30.  Teachers will lead classroom orientations for the parents. 


BTS Night is for the parents and teachers.  Free child-care is available in the MPR to current Escondido students 5-11 years old.  Click here to sign-up for a spot.  Limited availability. 


Thursday, August 22 - School Picture Day 

Complete and Return the Order Form provided in Back-to-School Packets or go online to: and the Online Access Key is:  ENC4BEKS

All students will have their photos taken individually and as a classroom, regardless of whether you choose to purchase a photo package or not.


8/23 -- New to Escondido - Principal Coffee at 8:15 in Teachers' Lounge

New to Escondido Escondido are highly encouraged to attend and have your questions answered.


Escondido PTA kicks-off their annual, fundraising campaign, The Ice Cream Challenge! 

Help the PTA reach our goal of 100% participation and $92,000.  PTA pays for the COOL-STUFF at Escondido!  NEW THIS YEAR--- COMPLETE PTA forms and DONATE ONLINE!!!


NEW THIS YEAR---Donate & Complete PTA forms Online:



KONSTELLA connects Escondido---digital platform used by the PTA and classrooms' Room Parents and teachers.  

New families - Use Access Code:  JQLVSV   and then "Join" classroom.

Returning families - Must "Join" your student(s) classroom(s) each year.

* Once you are connected, be sure to "Sync" the PTA Calendar to your iCal, Google Calendar, etc.


Escondido was featured in a Palo Alto Online story, read all about it!  



Two beloved teachers' and an amazing aide retired from Escondido at the end of last year. 

An extra special gathering is scheduled to honor their dedication to our community and celebrate their retirement.  Join family, friends, teachers, alumni, and many more, as we celebrate Mr. Libert, Ms. Debbie, and Ms. Terry Guice!


Double Your PiE Donation - Now thru Sept 3


The PiE 2019-2020 fundraising campaign is happening now. Your support makes a huge difference to our school community. PiE funds go to every PAUSD school and help principals to staff programs that deliver a well-rounded education. PiE's funding provides enrichment and support in the areas of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), the Arts, and Wellness and Support. PiE-funded staff make a positive impact on our kids every day.


Double your impact:  Between now and Sept 3, gifts and pledges will be matched by a $500,000 Back-To-School Challenge Grant. Please donate today at


Did you know...  

2019-20 PTA Membership Dues help pay for insurance for events, allow you to vote at PTA meetings and help PTA advocate for local, state and national issues.  $10/person.

JOIN the PTA when you complete your One-Time Contribution form, found in BTS packet, or go online to:










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