"The minute you step onto the Torrey Pines campus, you realize that this is not just a place for children, but a place for families." Read more>>    

        

Announcements 
  TPES GALA - SATURDAY, APRIL 26
TPES Foundation invites everyone, regardless of your capacity to give, to a LIVE Flamenco show by Grammy Nominated Performer David Maldonado and his dancers.  We want to make this a fun event and build community among all of us!

All proceeds from the Gala help fund class sizes reduction, Art, Music, Physical Education and so much more. Your donation is eligible for the Bronze Plaque Program and is 100% tax-deductible.  Ask if your company matches your gift! 

We need wine donations! Please bring your wine bottles (rating of 90 points or higher) to the Noche Flamenca Table that will be located next to pizza every Wednesday at 12:30. You can also buy tickets, underwrite and SOS at the table.

  TPES ENROLLMENT FOR NEW STUDENTS - APRIL 10
Students planning to enroll at TPES for the 2014-2015 school year can begin to enroll at the TPES Office beginning Thursday, April 10th during school hours. This includes Transitional Kinder students. Please click here to review all of the documentation needed to enroll. 
  TPES YEARBOOK INFORMATION
Yearbook Orders & Dedication Deadlines in April

Orders for dedication ads are due Wedensday, April 15th.

Yearbook orders are due Friday, April 25th. Prices for orders made after this date be assessed a late fee.

To order a yearbook and/or dedication, please click here to download a form. For any questions, please contact Laurence Cagnon.
  SAFETY AMBASSADORS NEEDED
We are looking for parent volunteers to help with traffic safety before and after school.  You will help parents find a stopping spot and children get to class on time and to meet parents after school, rather than enforcing regulations or issuing tickets.  This can improve the stressful situation many are driving into every morning.  

Officer Filley will be meeting with parents to discuss duties. 

If you are interested, please email Monica Winters.
  TPES FOUNDATION ANNUAL CAMPAIGN
Click here to Donate Now or Bronze Plaque Program>>
Please consider a contribution today that will help fund smaller class sizes, art, music, PE, technology, math and English enhancements, teacher training and supplements and much much more. It costs $550 per student per year to fund these essential programs. There is no donation too small or too large, every dollar counts! Your donation is 100% tax deductible. 
  2013-2014 SCHOOL YEAR SCHEDULE
TPES bell times may be viewed here>> (login required)

San Diego Unified School Year Calender here>> 

  TPES RECEIVES 2013 NATIONAL BLUE RIBBON SCHOOLS AWARD
This honor recognizes TPES on a national level as one of California’s Exemplary High Performing Schools. Only 15 schoolsin California also received this honor and only 286 schools nationwide. The Department of Education will honor 236 public and 50 private schools at a recognition ceremony on Nov. 18-19 in Washington, D.C. In its 31-year history, the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program has bestowed this coveted award on nearly 7,500 of America’s schools.

This is due to the continued support and hard work of students, parents, teachers, and staff to help us remain number one.  Thanks for all that you do to make TPES the best!

Visit http://www2.ed.gov/programs/nclbbrs/index.htmlfor more information.

Read more about this honor in the San Diego Union Tribune article and in the La Jolla Light newspaper. 
  TORREY PINES ELEMENTARY HONORED
AS DISTINGUISHED SCHOOL!

Torrey Pines Elementary School was honored as a 'California Distinguished School' by the state Department of Education. This is the second consecutive time TPES has received this prestigious honor. THANK YOU students, staff, and the community for everything you do to make TPES an award winning school!
 
LOGGING ONTO OUR WEBSITE
Please download the TPES Foundation Form here to obtain login access to the website, school directory and to sign-up for our electronic newsletter. TPES parents who are having difficulty logging on to our website should contact tpeswebmaster@gmail.com.





Upcoming events

21 Apr 2014 • Torrey Pines
23 Apr 2014 1:15 PM • Auditorium
25 Apr 2014 8:30 AM • In Lunch Arbor
26 Apr 2014 5:00 PM • La Noche Flamenca at La Estancia Spa and Resort
29 Apr 2014 • Torrey Pines
02 May 2014 8:00 AM • On your way to school
05 May 2014 • Torrey Pines
12 May 2014 9:00 AM • TPES

   
   

Here are everyday ways you can help us support smaller class sizes and quality programs at TPES:

   

    Register your grocery cards, like Ralphs Club Card. Everytime you shop TPES earns dollars! More info>>
   
    Box Tops for Education is a great way to get family and friends involved. It's fun, easy... it's Hip to Clip! More info>>
   
   

Register your cards with eScrip and everytime you make a purchase at an eScrip merchant TPES benefits! More info>>

   
    Tile painting parties will be offered throughout the school year. Tiles will be mounted on our school library! More info>>
   
    We'll be selling TPES apparel throughout the school year. Sport a TPES t-shirt and support TPES!

 
 

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