LOS PENASQUITOS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Go back
14125 CUCA ST
SAN DIEGO, CA 92129
Phone: 858-672-3600
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 9
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: Medium-low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Kindergarten - 5th Grade
  • District: Poway Unified School District
  • Students/Teacher: 30:1
  • Students/Grade: 91.7
  • Number Students: 550
  • Number Teachers: 18
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 5217
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Ms Deanne Mclaughlin
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (34 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (79 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 16
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-04-06
    "As a former student of this school, I can easily say some of my best memories were made here and they last a lifetime. Even in my senior year of high school I'm still glad to make visits to see all my old teachers and realize how they still haven't forgotten me either. The teachers that work here aren't in it for the money, they're here to make the best out of every student and help them see their potential. I know if i didn't enroll in the academy program here, middle and high school would've been a much harder obstacle to overcome."
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-04-06
    "I went to Los Penasquitos Elementary from kindergarten to fifth grade. As a junior in highschool applying to many prestigious universities, I can proudly say that Los Penasquitos Elementary was more of a factor in my learning than middle school. Yes, I learned a lot in middle school, but a greater amount was taught to me at Los Pen. Here's why: -awesome programs to get involved in -the best, most helpful and friendly teachers around. Extremely funny too! -faculty make learning environment come to life. Everyone is enthusiastic about education -disciplinary actions are taught, not just academics. Los Penasquitos and the teachers who worked tirelessly to help kids like myself inspired me to become the best version of myself that I can be. I sincerely believe that Los Penasquitos deserves more money to support their needs. Los Penasquitos is a very unique school that was my second home as a child. I love this school from the bottom of my heart."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-06-05
    "I cannot say enough about Los Pen. My son came from Sperckles in UC. That school was awful. Since coming to Los Pen he has flourished. The staff there, starting from the principal on down is COMMITTED to education. I didn't know how effective teaching could be until my son came here. He is in the Academy program and is getting the absolute BEST learning experience we could have hoped for. Every aspect of this school is above top notch. I cannot believe that any public school can be run this well but I guess when everyone is on the same page it DOES! Their focus on NO EXCUSES and a target of all students making it to college is amazing. Our son already talks about what he wants to do in college. This school should be held up as a standard all others should work to meet. We so much appreciate all that Los Pen has brought to our son's education and future. Thanks you"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2010-09-25
    "Los Penasquitos is a Title 1 school serving neighborhoods in the Poway Unified School District. Their philosphy of "The No Excuses University" promotes accountability of students, parents and educators alike. Within Los Pen, there is an academy program which offers increased school hours and school year to enhance educational success. I have met some of the most dedicated teachers at this school and am proud to be a parent of a student at Los Pen."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2010-05-19
    "This school is great with Academy Program"
    Page 1 of 16
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Massoud Hashempour
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    858.­366.5505
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Bryan Palpallatoc
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    619.­276.1111
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Tom Lopez
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    619.­995.7652
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Steve Hirsch
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    619.­275.7236
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Mary Scott
    CENTURY 21 Award
    858.­231.2804
    9934 Mercy Road
    Suite 200
    San Diego, CA 92129
    Steve Colombel
    CENTURY 21 United Brokers
    858.­225.7033
    17065 Via Del Campo, Suite 101
    San Diego, CA 92127
    Jorge Lieras
    CENTURY 21 Horizon
    619.­280.5888
    4134 Adams Avenue
    Suite #101
    San Diego, CA 92116
    JAMES THEODOREDIS
    CENTURY 21 United Brokers
    619.­952.4244
    4851 Santa Monica Avenue
    San Diego, CA 92107
    Ivana Milosevic of San Diego at Home
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Robert Martin Jr
    CENTURY 21 Award
    614.­390.3169
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Duke Won
    CENTURY 21 Award
    858.­444.2445
    9934 Mercy Road
    Suite 200
    San Diego, CA 92129
    Darla Grant
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    858.­270.5138
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Anthony Sampo
    CENTURY 21 United Brokers
    858.­225.7033
    17065 Via Del Campo, Suite 101
    San Diego, CA 92127
    Rudy Theobald
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    619.­804.7839
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Munira Coomber
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    619.­276.1111
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Christopher Day
    CENTURY 21 United Brokers
    858.­225.7033
    17065 Via Del Campo, Suite 101
    San Diego, CA 92127
    Iris Hirsch of The Hirsch Team
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Chris Russell
    CENTURY 21 United Brokers
    858.­225.7033
    17065 Via Del Campo, Suite 101
    San Diego, CA 92127
    Phyllis Miller
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    858.­273.2121
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Melissa Swanson of The Nguyen-Nguyen Team
    CENTURY 21 Award
    858.­242.9974
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Jim Jones of Jones Harris Team
    CENTURY 21 Award
    858.­444.2407
    9934 Mercy Road
    Suite 200
    San Diego, CA 92129
    Emi Hayazaki
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    858.­344.5265
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Paulette Hartman
    CENTURY 21 United Brokers
    858.­225.7033
    17065 Via Del Campo, Suite 101
    San Diego, CA 92127
    Kayvan Sabouri
    CENTURY 21 Award
    858.­450.2100
    3202 Governor Drive #100
    San Diego, CA 92122