Welcome to Deer Canyon
Mrs. Terry Worthington , Principal
13455 Russet Leaf Lane, San Diego, CA 92129
PH: (858) 484-6064
FAX: (858) 538-9453
Attendance Hotline: (858) 484-4876
OFFICE HOURS: Monday through Friday, 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
SCHOOL HOURS: Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am - 2:15 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 2:15 pm
2015/2016 NEW STUDENT ENROLLMENTS: Enrollment forms for the 2015/2016 school year will be available after May 1st.
Transitional Kindergarten(TK) Waitlist will BEGIN March 2nd. Parents that would like to have their child placed in TK and their child's birthday is June 1, 2010 to September 1, 2010 will need to be placed on the waitlist to be considered for TK placement.
Children born between September 2, 2010 and December 2, 2010 will automatically be placed in a TK class. Please check the PUSD website for orientation information.
2015/2016 NEW STUDENT ENROLLMENT DATES:
Deer Canyon will hold NEW student enrollments for the 2015/2016 school year on
the following dates:
TK - KINDERGARTEN
May 5, 2015 from 7:30am - 2pm
Office Conference Room
1st - 5th GRADES
May 7, 2015 from 7:30am - 11:30 am
Office Conference Room
Please make sure all enrollment forms are completed and required documentation is provided at the time of enrollment. Thank you!
PROFESSIONAL GROWTH DAY - MAY 8th: There will be no school for students and the office will be closed on Friday, May 8th for a professional growth day for Deer Canyon staff. *Please note that not all PUSD schools share the same Professional Growth Days. Please check specific school site calendars for more detailed information.
CONTINUING STUDENT REGISTRATION FOR 2015/2016 SCHOOL YEAR: Required Continuing Student Registration forms will be sent home with students on Monday, May 11th. These forms are due back to their teacher on Wednesday, May 13th. To ensure your child is placed in a classroom, these forms must be returned. Failure to return the forms may result in your child being dropped from the school.
MEMORIAL DAY: There will be no school for students and the office will be closed on Monday, May 25th in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. School will resume on Tuesday, May 26th.
TRANSITIONAL (TK) & KINDERGARTEN ORIENTATION: If your child will be entering TK or Kindergarten for the 2015/2016 school year, please join the principal, TK, and Kindergarten teachers for an orientation on Thursday, May 28th from 5:30 - 6:30pm in the Library (LRC). This is a parent only night.
ELEMENTARY STUDENT GUIDE TO MAPs BROCHURE: Click here to view the MAPs student guide brochure.
ONLINE LUNCH PAYMENTS: SchoolPaymentSolutions.com has moved to MySchoolBucks.com. We have a new name and a new look, but we're committed as ever to providing you with an easy, convenient way to make school lunch payments. There is NO cost to sign up. Transaction fees do apply when using a debit or credit card. Check out the website to learn more about this online system.
HAVE YOU MOVED OR ARE YOU MOVING?: Keeping your
child's information and parent information up-to-date is very important!
If you know you will be moving, or if you have already moved, please contact the
Deer Canyon office immediately. A change in address requires that a
Residency Information Form be completed and two proofs of residency be brought
to the office. The Post Office WILL NOT
forward school mail, even if you've filled out a "Forwarding Notice" through the
If your new address is out of the Deer Canyon boundaries, you will be required to complete and submit to the PUSD Attendance & Discipline office an Intra-District Transfer Form (IDT) Intra/Inter District Transfer Information. If you are applying for an IDT, your information must be up-to-date. If not, it may cause a delay with the approval of your IDT request. If you have any questions regarding this process, please contact the Deer Canyon office at 858-484-6064.
DEER CANYON FOUNDATION: Support the educational goals of Deer Canyon and help raise funds for Arts Attack, Choir, science, Lego Robotics club and more! Click here to learn more about the foundation.
FOOD & NUTRITION POLICIES: Click links below for more information.
●PUSD Wellness Policy 2015
●Board Administrative Procedures on Wellness 2015