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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

Today: 12/1/15



Friday December 4 - 11
Parent Conferences Minimum Days

Friday December 4 & 11
After-school Movie, Popcorn & Lemonade

Wednesday December 9
Winter Wonderland, ...more


Additional Modified Day Schedule for students in Kinder through 5th grade

Dias modificadas adicionales para alumnus de Kinder hasta 5to

8:55 am – 1:05 pm

Minimum Dates / Fechas Modificado:

Jan ...more



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Palmquist has been featured in the latest issue of the North County Times (Wednesday, May 6th). You can read the full article below.

A classroom prototype for hydroponic food production is sprouting ...more

New Family Survey

Parent  Survey.jpg Parents of families new to the Oceanside Unified School District, including those who have come to the district during the past three years, are encouraged to take a short survey to share their ...more

Encuesta sobre Bienvenida a las Nuevas Familias

Parent  Survey.jpg A los padres de las familias nuevas al Distrito Escolar Unificado de Oceanside (OUSD), incluidos los que llegaron al distrito durante los últimos tres años, se les anima a participar en una breve ...more


“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

Parent Teacher Conferences

December 4 - 11, Parent Conference Minimum Day Reminder:
Beginning this Friday, December 4 through December 11, Palmquist will be on minimum day (Wednesday) schedule for Parent Teacher Conferences. Dismissal is at 1:05pm. Please make arrangements for on-time pick up.


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Students may take AR quizzes or complete online homework assignments.

Congratulations Super readers on 50 AR points!

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

ParentLink App Available for OUSD Parents

Parent Link Logo.jpg A new ParentLink App for smart phones is now available to OUSD parents. The App aims to provide and improve all avenues of district and student communication and information for parents. Watch the ...more

ParentLink Demonstration Video

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Voices of Today - Student Newpaper

OUSD Registration Links

Complete registration information can be found at:

For new student registration click here or visit

Returning students click here or visit

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.

Data Confirmation for Medical Updates

Dear Parents/Guardians:

Due to a technical error, the Data Confirmation for Medical Updates was not open during online registration for you to be able to enter current medical information for your ...more


A Six-Session Parent Skill Building Program designed by the Love and Logic Institute™

This 6 week training will show parents how to:

  • Put an End to Arguing, Back Talk, and Begging
  • Teach Responsibility ...more

Peachjar E-Flyer Service

button-orange-stacked.pngOUSD and e-flyer service Peachjar have come together to help reduce paper usage, costs and time promoting community flyers.  Click Palmquist School Peachjar to view school-site flyers.

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


needle.png The San Diego County Office of Health and Human Services has verified several reported cases of measles throughout the county. Please know that NO cases of this highly contagious viral infection ...more

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