San Diego’s Classroom of the Future Foundation – a nonprofit organization that supports innovative practices in public education in San Diego County – recognized the Poway Unified School District for its “Los Penasquitos Academy” program, which extends the school day by an hour during which students, parents, and teachers work to develop learning plans.

Los Penasquitos Academy is located at 14125 Cuca Street in Rancho Penasquitos.  The foundation recognized four San Diego County programs at its May 19 event at the University of San Diego.  Thirteen individuals also received scholarships from the organization.