Reminder to PSUSD elementary parents regarding slight schedule changes for drop offs and/or pick-ups beginning Monday, Jan. 9. See attached letter for start and end times.
As students and staff attend our schools following our national election results, we want to ensure all that the Palm Springs Unified School District administration and staff is committed to providing a safe learning environment for all students. We understand that there may be feelings of fear and apprehension among some of our students and their families.
Palm Springs Unified School District has announced the 40th Annual Spelling Bee of Champions will be held on Friday, January 13, 2017. The competition will begin at 9:00 A.M. in the Desert Hot Springs High School theatre. A total of forty-two contestants, representing sixteen elementary schools and five middle schools, will compete until only one contestant remains. The winner will then go on to represent Palm Springs Unified School District at the Riverside County Spelling Bee on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at the Moreno Valley Conference and Recreation Center.
The Foundation for the Palm Springs Unified School District will host a benefit concert in the newly opened Richards Center for the Arts on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. Featuring the pop music group PostModern Jukebox, the event will also launch the Foundation’s “Grab Your Seat’ commemorative naming initiative for the Center.