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Welcome to Palmquist PTO!
“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

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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: 12/2/16



Friday, Nov. 11
Veterans Day - NO SCHOOL

Thursday, Nov. 17

SSC Meeting, 4pm

PTO Meeting, 6pm

Week of: Nov. 21- 25

Thanksgiving Week - NO SCHOOL

Tue., Wed., and Thu., Dec. 13 - 15

Book Fair 

Thursday, Dec. 15

PTO Meeting, 5pm

Winter Wonderland Fair & Dance, 6pm

Dec. 19 -  Jan. 6

Winter Break - NO SCHOOL

Monday, Jan. 9

Return to School 


Mr. V and the Star Spangled Banner

Garden Art

Palmquist Holiday Book Fair at Barnes and Noble!

Please Join Us to support Palmquist Elementary School (1st Annual) Holiday Book Fair 


In-Store shopping is 11/30/16-12/03/16

On-line Shopping is 11/30/16-12/08/16

People can buy ANYTHING in the store; music, food, gifts, books, toys...


Activities on-going during 4-8pm are:
decorating a cookie, make your own bookmark, coloring, scavenger hunt, and an art exhibit by our very own TK and Kinders

We are in need of volunteers.  Click here to sign up.

Specific Events:
5:00 pm Sing-a-long with Mr. Amoranto
6:00 pm Cindy Jensen Elliot signing and reading her newest children's book with an interactive craft

7:00 pm Story-time with Ms. Gravlin

Red Ribbon Essay winners


Palmquist in the News!

Roarunner Farms Needs Your Help

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Do you enjoy the outdoors? Like to get your hand dirty? Well, Roadrunner Farms needs you!

Click here and submit your interest to be a Farm Helper.

Registration Feedback

All New and Returning Students: We want to hear from you!

CLICK HERE to Please provide us with feedback!

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KPQE Morning News December 2nd

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KPQE Morning News November 28th

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