Hilary Ramirez

Lead Assistant
Wade Morris

Phone: (858) 484-2982
Fax:     (858) 484-5152
9291 Oviedo St.
San Diego, CA 92129




Welcome to Sunset Hills ESS Program
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Please visit our site frequently for the latest information about Sunset Hills E.S.S.


January 15th School and ESS CLOSED

January 18th School and ESS CLOSED

February 15-19 School Closed/ ESS OPEN February 16-18


January 2016

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  • Program Overview - This extended-day program expands the excellence of each child's school experience into before and after school. E.S.S. is staffed by highly qualified professionals and trained program assistants. The staff provides for the academic and social needs of children in safe and nurturing environments. There is time, space, encouragement, and support for learning good study habits.
  • Program History - The E.S.S. program began in 1980 and is now offered in every elementary school in the Poway Unified School District. All children who attend elementary school in the District are eligible to enroll.
  • Program Activities - Our program is geared toward expanding each child's world through arts & crafts projects, science activities, reading and language arts reinforcement, and math concept development. Our program reinforces the social, motor, and academic skills children learn in the classroom.
  • Hours - E.S.S. is open daily, Monday - Friday, from 6:30 am to 6:00 pm.

ESS Terms and Conditions


E.S.S. Embraces ENRICH, an acronym to include the following areas of enrichment, to use as a Guide for Staff Planning:

E xercise mind & body
N urturing
R eading & Relationships
I nvestigating Interests
C haracter Counts!, Creative Thinking, & the Arts
H aving Fun!

We believe that the children's extended day will be enriched by providing a balanced activity calendar that will support their growth and development. We want to encourage the children to explore their interests, motivate them to achieve their personal best, and relax and have fun with friends.