It’s time for PBE’s biggest annual fundraiser! This year Pacific Beach Elementary School celebrates 70 years on Tourmaline Street! It’s been 94 years since PBE opened its doors to our community’s children. It is with great pleasure that we announce Pacific Beach Elementary School’s 2020 fundraiser: Down & Derby!

The Online Auction will run from March 16-23, 2020 . The Live and Silent Auctions will take place at the Down & Derby Soirée on Friday, May 1, 2020 from 6:00-11:00 pm at Marina Village. The Down & Derby Soirée is our biggest fundraiser and directly impacts all students at Pacific Beach Elementary School. In years past, community support has enabled FOPBE to provide valuable, non-district funded programs, including:
★ San Diego Youth Science classes
★ D3 Garden classes
★ RMC Music classes TK-3
★ Project Kids Art – art enrichment curriculum
★ YMCA enrichment PE and playground facilitators
★ Missoula Children’s Theatre
★ Halloween Carnival
★ Penguin Dash
★ Family Movie Night
★ Jogging Club
★ PBE Friendship Garden
★ Science Night
★ Family Math Night
★ Web-based literacy programs
★ Discretionary funds for all teachers
★ Field trip buses
★ Library books & classroom subscriptions
★ Playground equipment…and more!

For more information on supporting our school, click here and here!

Thank you to our generous sponsors

Triple Crown:

Bartlett Family

Kentucky Derby:

The Mad Beet

Belmont Stakes:

Kendrick Family

Lee Miller

Corcoran Family

Schron Family

The Grandstand:

Bennett Baum – Tanner P.’s Cousin

Susan & Steve Balsamo – Julian B.’s Grandparents


Scott Booth – Photo Booth