NEU Pence Elementary

December 5 - December 9

Certificated and Classified Employee of the Year Awards

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We would like to congratulate

Ms. Jeanette Walker for being recognized as Certificated Employee of the Year

(Teacher of the Year)


Ms. Sylvia Castellon as Classified Employee of the Year.

The Pence Penguins appreciate you very much and everything you do everyday!

Please visit our Twitter page for more information @penceSBUSD

Thank you!

Winter Workshop

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South Bay Union School District Job Fair

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Coffee with the Principal: Meet & Greet with Mr. Espinoza

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Important Dates to Remember

Winter Art Night

Sponsored by Pence PTA

Thursday December 8

4 - 6 pm


Saturday December 10

9am - 12pm

Coffee with Superintendent Espinoza and Principal Preciado

Thursday December 15

9 am

Superintendent's Listening Tour

Tuesday February 28

*Click on the document below for more information*

MTS Pronto Youth Pass for Students

The Youth Opportunity Pass pilot program allows anyone 18 and under to ride transit for free in San Diego County with a PRONTO youth account, including unlimited rides on the bus, Trolley, COASTER, and SPRINTER through August 31st, 2023.

Please follow THIS LINK to get more information!

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Please download or open the document below for more information on the Computer 2 Kids event happening soon, this event will take place on

Saturday, December 3rd from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

at Chula Vista High School @ 820 4th Avenue, Chula Vista CA 91911

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Military Families' Corner

Please see below for upcoming events and information pertaining to our Military Families:

South Bay Union School District

Oneonta/IB Charter/Emory, Lisa Poli – 619-403-0686

San Diego Upcoming Events:

Naval Base San Diego:

Please see below for more information on upcoming events for Military Families:

Health Fair

Please see below for more information of the 12th Annual Health Fair in our community.

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Counseling Corner

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In Need of Support? The district’s ROTF resource center is available to you. Please reach out to our School Counselor, Mrs. Valdivia at for more information.

Nutrition Information

Click on the button below to see the Monthly Child Nutrition Menus

You may also sign up to receive them directly to your inbox each month!

Extended Learning Program at Pence

Click on the link below to fill out an Interest Form if you would like your student(s) to be added to the waitlist for the Boys and Girls Club Morning or Afternoon Program at Pence.

School Attendance

Please let us know when and why your child was absent.

You can:

  • Stop by the office OR
  • Send an email to Karla Brown - OR
  • Return the blue slip to the office or to your child's classroom teacher

COVID Updates

  • We would like to remind our Pence Families that parents and guardians are not allowed inside the campus due to the Covid restrictions.

  • For the most updated COVID Information and Decision Tree, please visit the District's website.

Pence Elementary School

Office Hours are Monday - Friday from 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

  • Principal:

Maria Preciado -

  • Administrative Secretary:
Ana Macias -

  • Attendance Secretary:
Karla Brown -

Stay Connected with Pence Elementary

  • Please visit our School's Website for all the most requested information including Schedules, Minimum Days, Student School Year Calendar, Upcoming Events and our Family Handbook.

  • You can also contact us at Let's Talk on the District's Website, you will find the link on the left-hand side of the main page.

  • If you would like a hard copy of our Family Handbook, please come by the Office from 12pm - 4pm to pick up one.