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Welcome to North Terrace:

 

 

Home of the Tigers!

 

 

 

 

North Terrace Tiger Code: Be Safe; Be Responsible; Be Respectful; Try Your Best; Never Give Up!

CLICK ON THE LINK TO ENTER THE RED RIBBON WEEK CONTEST AND FIND OUT HOW YOU CAN WIN A NEW IPAD FOR YOUR FAMILY AND $1000 FOR NORTH TERRACE!

LOVE YOURSELF...BE DRUG-FREE!

 

Superintendent’s Vision Statement

“The time we have with our kids will be effective and efficient, not wasting one minute, one second while we have them in our hands."

North Terrace Important Dates

October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

Click on the following link for resources to preventing bullying: StopBullyingWebSite

Download the free app,KnowBullying App, and have resources to prevent bullying in the palm of your hand.

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MAKE -UP PICTURE DAY OCTOBER 30

IN CASE YOU WERE ABSENT, MAKE-UP PICTURE DAY IS OCTOBER 30TH.

Visitors/Volunteers

We appreciate and encourage parent support, and parents are always welcome to volunteer in our classrooms. As a courtesy, and in order to maintain a consistent and structured learning environment ...more

ASAP BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM

THERE ARE SPACES AVAILABLE IN THE A.S.A.P. PROGRAM AT NORTH TERRACE

If you are in need of a before or after-school program for your child, please contact the After School Achievement Program (ASAP) at asapstaff@ymail.com or call 760-207-8611 for information.  The program, located in room 42 of our campus, is available to civilian and military families.  In addition to the program components, ASAP staff members will collaborate with our North Terrace teachers to assist with classwork and homework support. 

SUPPORT FROM OUR COMMUNITY

NORTH TERRACE THANKS OUR GENEROUS DONORS FOR PROVIDING ASSISTANCE WITH MUCH NEEDED SCHOOL SUPPLIES FOR OUR INCREDIBLE STUDENTS:

XILINX;

BLUE STAR MOMS;

COMBAT LOGISTICS BATTALION 11/13;

LADIES OF THE AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY.

YOUR SUPPORT IS APPRECIATED AND IS A WONDERFUL EXAMPLE OF A COMMUNITY IN ACTION!

Student Illness

Dear North Terrace Parents and Guardians,

With the changes in weather during the fall and winter months comes the dreaded season of colds, and the flu. Please make sure that if your child is ill and unable to come to school, that you notify the school attendance hotline.  If you child is experiencing symptoms of fever or vomiting please make sure that they are free from these symptoms for at least 24 hours prior to their return to school.  We want to ensure that all student are healthy and ready to learn at all times. Please feel free to contact the health office for more information. 

Important Links

Online Meal Registration

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Common Core Parent Information

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Wellness Policy

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The OUSD Student Wellness Policy focuses on nutrition and physical education.  

Foods and beverages sold to students through the district’s child nutrition program, student stores, vending machines and fundraisers meet or exceed state and federal nutrition standards. Nutrition education is provided as a part of the district’s health education program.  

Click "wellness" to learn more about healthy living! 

RED RIBBON WEEK OCTOBER 27-31

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MONDAY - Red Ribbon Rally - Wear Red to Say No To Drugs

TUESDAY - Twin Day -Pair Up For Positive Peer Pressure

WEDNESDAY - Pajama Day - Be Comfortable With Yourself

THURSDAY - Be Your Own Superhero - Wear SuperHero T-shirt/Socks

FRIDAY - Being Me is the Only Way to Be - Dress as crazy, or as creative as you want to show the true you!!!

 

WATCH D.O.G.S. PIZZA NIGHT OCT 29

CALLING ALL DADS, UNCLES, GRANDFATHERS,...

WATCH D.O.G.S. (Dads Of Great Students) is a volunteer program for the men in our children's lives.  Come enjoy free pizza and find out how you can help improve our learning community for all students! 

October 29 at 6:00 p.m. in the MPR/Cafeteria.

 

Watch DOGS Pizza Night

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GIRLS (5TH - 8TH GRADE) STEM CONFERENCE NOVEMBER 15TH AT MIRACOSTA COLLEGE

ATTENTION LADY TIGERS INTERESTED IN LEARNING ABOUT CAREERS IN SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, AND MATH (STEM)!

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MiraCosta is hosting a free STEM conference for girls on November 15th from 8:30-2:00 ...more

THIS IS IT! KEY OF EXCELLENCE

Click to see Mrs. Monroe's 2nd graders demonstrate "This Is It!".

 

 

 

The 4 Cs Lead to Success!

CRITICAL THINKING, COMMUNICATION, COLLABORATION, CREATIVITY

 North Terrace is a learning environment where these four 21st-century learning skills are practiced by ALL of our learners.

Washington DC Trip This Summer

Attention NT middle school students and parents.  This summer Mrs. Paula Robinson will be organizing a trip to Washington, D.C. Click on the link for information.  Informational meetings will be held at North Terrace by Mrs. Robinson. 

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ParentLink App Available for OUSD Parents

Parent Link Logo.jpgA new ParentLink App for smart phones is now available to OUSD parents.  The App aims to provide and improve all avenues of district and student communication and information for parents.  Watch the video below.

ParentLink’s easy-to-use App provides emergency messaging, custom messages and language translation.  Parents can now get OUSD information when they need it. 

OUSD Parents using the district’s Aeries portal will be receiving an e-mail with instructions on how to download the App.  For more information, please see the district website at http://www.oside.us/parentlink.

ParentLink Demonstration Video

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Safety First, Convenience Second

THANK YOU FOR THINKING SAFETY FIRST , CONVENIENCE LAST

Traffic and Parking Safety

Please understand that these procedures ...more

NEW Online Registration

Online registration is being provided by our district for the first time this year.   

 

If you are new to our district, you can register online at https://registration.oside.us/.  Please print out the enrollment confirmation, and bring a certified birth certificate, immunization records and two proofs of residency.  It is very important that you bring in the paperwork, as your child will not be officially enrolled in our computer system until the paperwork is verified by office staff.       

 

If you are a returning student or are coming to us from an OUSD school, please visit our OUSD registration page at http://www.oside.us/registration.  This site helps answer questions and provides video tutorials regarding the registration process. 

 

If you have any questions, please call us at (760) 901-7500.  Thank you and welcome to another great year at North Terrace!

Websites for Students

FREE ONLINE TUTORING!

CLICK ON THE LINK FOR ONLINE TUTORING AND HOMEWORK SUPPORT:

 

FREE TUTORING

ALL 7TH GRADERS MUST HAVE THEIR TDAP IMMUNIZATION BEFORE THE 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR!

In response to a recent whooping cough (pertussis) epidemic in California, the California Department of Public Health has mandated all students enrolled in public education grades 7 - 12 MUST show definite proof of immunization (Tdap) against this infectious disease before the start of the 2013-14 school year. Immunization is a state requirement. Please see www.shotsforschool.org for further vaccination information.

Home of the Tigers!

141 Santa Rosa Drive

Oceanside, CA 92058

Office Number: (760) 901 - 7500

Fax Number: (760) 430-7147

Attendance Line:

(760) 901-7500 *Press 2

(please contact the attendance line to report your child's absence) 

Administrative Personnel:

Principal: Mr. Art Carrasco Emailart.carrasco@oside.us

School-Based Resource Teacher: Denise Fennell Email:

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Administrative Secretary: Rhonda Joy

Senior Clerk Typist: Maddie Herrera

Lead Custodian: Jeff Selmer

School Hours

M, T, TH, F: 8:15-2:55 (6,7,8 dismiss at 3:01)

AM Kinder: 8:15-11:35

PM Kinder: 11:35-2:55

Wed:8:15-12:25 for Grades 1-8; AM Kinder 8:15-11:35; PM Kinder 9:05-12:25.

AM Preschool: 8:15-11:15

PM Preschool: 12:00-3:00

Special Education Preschool MTTHF: 8:15-1:15, W:8:15-11:45

Peachjar E-Flyer Service

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To learn more about Peachjar, visit OUSD Peachjar e-flyers. The OUSD Peachjar program will become live as of Wednesday, October 16.

Early Literacy In Action

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OUSD Policy on Bullying, Harassment and Discrimination

no bullying.jpgThe local educational agency (LEA) adopted a policy that prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.

Thanks for Keeping Dogs Off Campus

Although many of us are dog lovers, please remember that some of our students and families are not comfortable around them.  Thank you for helping us maintain a comfortable learning environment for all of our students.   

2014-15 Student/Parent Handbook Available Online

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The OUSD 2014-15 Student/Parent Handbook is now available for viewing online.  The handbook is available in both English and Spanish.  Parents can also download a PDF version of this guide.  Click English Student/Parent Handbook or Spanish Student/Parent Handbook to access this year’s guide. 

For questions regarding the handbook, please contact your child’s individual school site or our Education Support Services office at 760-966-4443.

P.A.W.S.

This spring, North Terrace piloted a new program called P.A.W.S, Positive Actions With Students.  P.A.W.S is adapted from a program called S.O.A.R, which was developed by a group of special education staff in a neighboring school district.
 
The program has two main purposes: First, it is designed to help students better understand what it means, and how it feels, to be a young person with a disability.  Secondly, the program encourages students who have social challenges as a result of their disability to further develop their social skills in a fun, supportive setting. 
 
The P.A.W.S support team would like to sincerely thank each of students who participated in the program, their teachers, and parents.  In addition, we would like to recognize and thank N.F.A.R (National Foundation for Autism Research) for their financial contribution to the program. 
 
We look forward to continuing this program in the fall!
 
Sincerely,
 
The P.A.W.S support team:
 
Ms. Liss             
jolie.liss@oside.us                      
 
Ms. Bradshaw   
samantha.bradshaw@oside.us
 
Mr. Sakemi        
brian.sakemi@oside.us
 

Kids First Initiative and the 8 Keys of Excellence

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