Superintendent’s Vision Statement
“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."
PALMQUIST PARENT SURVEY
Your school needs you to complete this online survey to help improve school culture and climate. It is an opportunity to communicate your perceptions about fundamental learning supports and barriers ...more
Requests to transfer students to schools located inside or outside the OUSD zoned boundaries will be accepted beginning January 5, 2015. Interdistrict application forms are available at the OUSD ...more
Speak Up Survey Covers Hot Topics in K-12 Education
Speak Up, a national research project, is conducting its annual survey of some of the top issues facing educators, parents, and students. The brief survey allows respondents to share their views on ...more
New Family Survey
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
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 encuesta para ...more
OUSD on Facebook!
Online Meal Registration
Parents can register their children online for the 2014-15 OUSD school lunch and breakfast programs. The national program provides meals at a reduced cost; eligible students with an approved free or reduced status may receive meals at no cost. Click Online Meal Registration to get started.
2014-15 Student/Parent Handbook Available Online
The OUSD 2014-15 Student/Parent Handbook is now available for viewing online. The handbook is available in both English and Spanish. Parents can also download a PDF version of this guide. Click Eng ...more
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
The 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.
Common Core Parent Informaion
California 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
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.
SCHOOL IS OUT FOR THE SUMMER!
Palmquist Elementary is closed for the summer
The first day of school is August 17, 2015
Registration for new students and students who were in TK will take place from 9 ...more
SUMMER IN THE GARDEN
SUPER ROADRUNNER READERS
Final counts are in. Our Roadrunners passed 57,330 AR quizzes and read 166,853,695 words! Over 500 students earned AR shirts (50 AR points). Over 300 earned the Pizza Party (75 AR points). 150 students earned the Popcorn and Movie with the Principal (100 AR points).
Kinder Reading Winners: Jimena Espinoza, Arissa Garcia and Allen Dease
1st and 2nd grade winners: Ambrielle Anton, Ian Vargas Polo and Jett Bergthold
4th and 5th grade winners: Delaney Bowman, Robbie Freetly and Sa'Ne Thompson
Congratulations to all!
LCAP Survey for Parents and Community
A short survey to solicit community and staff input as the district works to finalize this year’s Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) is being offered by the Oceanside Unified School District. ...more
NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION
All new student registration for Palmquist begins Monday, May 4th from 10:00 to 2:00 daily in the office.
For complete information, visit the OUSD website, click on the PARENT tab. ( Registration/Data ...more
HYDROPONICS AT PALMQUIST
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
APRIL VOICE OF TODAY STUDENT NEWSPAPER
Click here for the April edition of Voices of Today.
EARTH DAY CELEBRATION APRIL 22
CHARGER CHAMPIONS CELEBRATION
April 13, 2015
SAFETY FIRST PARKING LOT PICKUP
Over the past few weeks there has been an increase in the number of parents picking their children up by car. This has caused our parking lot to be very busy at the end of the school ...more
APRIL FARM FRIDAY
NEW GARDEN SPONSOR IS SUNFOOD SUPER FOODS
The garden's news sponsor is Sunfood Super foods. They recently donated 100's of organic heirloom pumpkin seeds to plant and provide health snacks for our students. For their delicious line of non-gmo and organic snacks... go to www.sunfood..com
"TYPE TO LEARN 4" DIRECTIONS FOR HOME USE
ParentLink App Available for OUSD Parents
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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PALMQUIST ELEMENTARY INFORMATION
END OF THE YEAR LETTER
Dear Palmquist Community Members,
It is hard to believe that we are at the end of the 2014-2015 school year! I want to thank you all for making my first year as the principal of Palmquist Elementary ...more
Peachjar E-Flyer Service
OUSD 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.
Principal - Vicki Gravlin
School Based Resource Teacher - Janna Stanford
Palmquist Elementary School
Bell Schedule 2014-2015
Daily Bell Schedule Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri
School Begins: 8:55
Dismissal Wednesday: 1:05
Morning Kinder: 8:55-12:15
Afternoon Kinder: 12:15-3:35
Transitional Kinder: 8:55-12:15 (M-F)
Follow the link for the complete daily schedule.
For student safety, all campus gates will be locked at 9:00 a.m. and reopened at 3:30 p.m. If you need access to campus during school hours, please enter through the main office and sign-in for a pass. Thank you for your cooperation.
Love and Logic Parenting Workshop
The following training is for OUSD parents who want to learn how to work effectively with their children by implementing proactive strategies.
This 6 week training will show parents how to:
* Put an ...more
Family Community Partnership Parent Group
"Please join us for Family Community Partnership parent groups, Every Tuesday at Palmquist from 9-10am, This months topic for May is....
Developing Leadership Skills to Improve Self-Efficacy
Click here to see the full schedule
CALIFORNIA TESTING INFORMATION
LCAP SURVEY SPANISH
El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Oceanside está realizando una encuesta sencilla para solicitar las opiniones o comentarios de la comunidad y el personal escolar a medida que el distrito trabaja en ...more
Palmquist ELAC Meeting Schedule
All meetings are at 6:00 pm in room 13.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Thursday, May 28, 2015
OUSD DELAC Information
Click here for minutes of Nov 12 meeting..
Click here for agenda Jan 14.
Click here for minutes of Jan 14 meeting.
Click here for agenda March 18.
Click here for minutes of March 18 meeting.
Click here for agenda May 27 meeting.
OUSD DPAC Information
Click here for the agenda of the DPAC meeting on Jan. 21.
Click here to read the minutes of Jan 21, 2015 meeting.
Click here for the agenda of the DPAC meeting on May 13, 2015.
OUSD DGAC information
Click here to read the minutes of he January 28, 2015 meeting
Click here to read the minutes of the April 22, 2015 meeting.
Click here for course sequence chart.
Click here for GATE parent workshop flyer.
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