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Contact Information

Principal - Vicki Gravlin
School Based Resource Teacher - Armand Amoranto

Palmquist Elementary School
1999 California Street
Oceanside, CA 92054
Tel (760) 901-8500
Fax (760) 433-6795

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Today: 8/26/16
10:00 AM Lunch Applications




Wednesday, August 3
Registration Resumes

Wednesday, August 10

Kindergarten Orientation

TK Orientation

Friday, August 12

Class Assignments Posted

Monday, August 15

First Day of School

Thursday, August 25

Fall School Pictures

Wednesday, August 31

All School Assembly







Lunch Applications

REMEMBER: The Free and Reduced Lunch applications need to be completed every school yearOur students will receive their meals for the first few days of school under last year's status.  If you have not completed an application this school year, you have until September 16th. Once it is processed your child may continue to receive his/her meals without delay.   A completed application can be turned in to the school office or submitted on-line.  One application is all it takes for the entire household.  Also, for every application processed, our school's opportunity for receiving grants is improved.


Registration Information for all New and Returning Students!

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Registration for all students will open Wednesday, August 3 through Thursday, August 11 and resume on the first day of school Monday, August 15. Office hours for registration will be between 10:00 am and 2:30 pm. Due to a district-wide meeting, registration will be from 11:30-2:30 Tuesday, August 9. These hours are for Tuesday only.



PLEASE NOTE:  Shared Residency forms are available at the Educational Support Services office located at 2080 Mission Ave, Oceanside, CA 92058. (760)  966-4000

BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT - September 7, 2016 5:00-7:30.... Stay tuned for details!

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Welcome to TK at Palmquist


Introduction to Kindergarten


Our very own  Alma Casillas, 2nd grade teacher, was named one of two recipients of OUSD Teacher of the Year!  Congratulations  for  your hard work and dedication to our Roadrunners.

“The time we have with our kids will be effective and efficient, not wasting one minute,
one second while we have them in our hands."

OUSD Superintendent Duane Coleman

Online Meal Registration


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Free/Reduced Meal Application


Click here to apply for Free or Reduced Price Meals "ONLINE"

  • Easy Step by Step Instructions
  • You will receive a Confirmation Number of your accepted application
  • Applications will be processed between 1 and 10 days depending on the volume of applications currently being processed

WelConnect App for Families on the Move

The WelConnect app connects families to available resources and support programs provided by their school district, their schools, the surrounding community, and the US military. It's available to download on your device from the Apple iTunes Store, or Google Play for Android. Click here to download.   



OUSD Policy on Bullying, Harassment and Discrimination

no bullying.jpgThe local educational agency (LEA) adopted a policy that 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.

Peachjar E-Flyer Service

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To learn more about Peachjar, visit OUSD Peachjar e-flyers. The OUSD Peachjar program will become live as of Wednesday, October 16.


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Kids First Initiative and the 8 Keys of Excellence

The OUSD Kids First initiative is off and running.  Click Kids First to view the 8 Keys of Excellence, watch student videos and to learn

more about this life-changing project and how you can get involved as a partner with the district. 

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Common Core Parent Informaion

CommonCoreLogo-color2.jpgCalifornia is one of 45 states nationwide to adopt the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in English/Language Arts and mathematics. This shift in teaching has been characterized by some as “the ...more