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PUSD Scholarship Honors Former Superintendent
9 years ago

PUSD Scholarship Honors Former Superintendent

The family of former Poway Unified School District Superintendent Donald A. Phillips – who died unexpectedly after a brief and sudden illness in December – has established a special scholarship …
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New Principals Begin at Mt. Carmel, Westview
9 years ago

New Principals Begin at Mt. Carmel, Westview

By  •  School Stories

Mt. Carmel High School and Westview High School have new principals, according to Poway Unified School District officials.

Dawn Kastner, most recently principal at Westview High School, will move to …
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Hoops Classic at Mt. Carmel Dec. 27-30
9 years ago

Hoops Classic at Mt. Carmel Dec. 27-30

By  •  School Stories, Sports Stories

The 25th Annual Holiday Hoops Classic Boys Basketball Tournament is scheduled for three days during the holiday break at Mt. Carmel High School in Rancho Penasquitos. 

Benefitting the school’s basketball …
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Maranatha Student Among Latest With Pertussis

By  •  Local, School Stories

A 10-year-old at Maranatha Christian School student who was up to date on immunizations is among the latest to contract pertussis, as San Diego County passed 1,000 reported cases of …
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Westview High School Band Presents Winter Concert

By  •  Events, School Stories

Westview High School band presents an annual winter concert, “Santa and the Symphony II”, at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Dec. 9-10. 

Both performances are scheduled at the school’s theater, …
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Holiday Boutique at Sunset Hills Elementary Dec. 10-11

By  •  Businesses, School Stories

Sunset Hills Education Foundation plans a Holiday Boutique on Dec. 10-11.

Planned for the multipurpose room at Sunset Hills Elementary School – located at 9291 Oviedo St. – the two-day …
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Whooping Cough Cases Soaring in San Diego County

By  •  Local, School Stories

San Diego County’s total number of cases of pertussis – also known as whooping cough — increased to 931 last week, prompting health officials to strongly urge residents to control …
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Whooping Cough Case Reported at Mt. Carmel High

By  •  Local, School Stories

Thirteen new cases – including one at Mt. Carmel High School in the Poway Unified School District – were reported this week in schools where other children were potentially exposed …
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Final Vote Count Gives Davis, Ranftle, and Guschow Poway School District Board Seats

By  •  School Stories

Poway businessman and financial advisor Marc Davis led the field of eight candidates in Tuesday’s election for three seats on the Poway Unified School District board. Incumbents Penny Ranftle and …
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Mt. Carmel High Hosts 34th Annual Tournament of Bands

By  •  School Stories

Mt. Carmel High School in Rancho Penasquitos is hosting its 34th Annual Tournament of Bands on Saturday, Oct. 30.

Field shows begin at 8 a.m., and continue through 8:15 p.m. …
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