Middle Schoolers compete in Math Field Day

Fifth and 6th-graders turned out at Rincon Middle School on Saturday, March 2 for a morning of intense competition. More than 160 “mathletes” (a term that combines athlete plus math) took part in the annual Math Field Day, now in its third decade in the Escondido Union School District. Every EUSD school fielded a team, whose members together tackled hands-on […]

“School of Fish” at Escondido classes to release trout into North County waters

Over the next month, North County schools will be releasing classroom-raised trout into Lake Miramar to conclude the Escondido Creek Conservancy’s Trout in the Classroom program. Thanks to sustained funding from SDG&E, the program has expanded over the years.  When it was first funded in 2016, it launched in three schools. Now, in 2019, the program has aquariums in nine […]

ECHS robotics team heads to the World Championship in Houston

At the San Diego Regional FIRST Robotics Competition last weekend, the Escondido Charter High School robotics team, Daedalus, earned a wild-card slot in the FRC World Championship to be held in Houston, Texas, April 17– 20.  The team battled through eleven seed rounds to end up ranked seventh overall. During the final alliance selection, Daedalus became the captain of the […]


News of Escondido students attending college here, there and everywhere! News from Azusa Pacific University  Several Escondido residents made the academic Dean’s List at Azusa Pacific University. These students are honored for a fall 2018 grade-point average of 3.5 or better. They are joined by 1,976 students receiving the same honor. The students are: Alisa Prewett,  Anna Van Solkema, Sara […]

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