SHHS Human Relations, Diversity and Equity

  • LAUSD Human Relations Commission


     

    The LAUSD Human Relations Commission is functions as a conduit between the community and the LA Board of Education.

    The Commissioners represent the board members, superintendent, and community partners. Meetings are on the 2nd Thursday of the month, 6:30-8 p.m. via zoom and are open to the public.

     

  • Congratulations to the Recipients of the 2021/22 Human Relations Awards for Being the Change We Wish to See


     

    School Name 

    Board Member 

    LD 

    Initiative 

    LACES 

    George McKenna 

    West 

    Pride Club created safe spaces and provided resources for members. 

    Cortines HS (VAPA) 

    Monica Garcia 

    Central 

    Students provided teachers Trans 101 course and successful advocated for additional gender neutral restrooms. 

    Torres HS 

    Monica Garcia 

    East 

    Seniors had ongoing community coffee cart project for purchase and then donated proceeds. 

    YOKA 

    Monica Garcia 

    Central 

    Student leadership facilitated school-wide activities and weekly student news videos. 

    Lincoln HS 

    Monica Garcia 

    Central 

    Dream Center & LA vs. Hate facilitated banner art project between various school clubs.  

    Griffith STEAM Magnet 

    Monica Garcia 

    East 

    Mental Health Awareness gardening and mindfulness project. 

    Mulholland MS 

    Scoot Schmerelson 

    Northwest 

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities webinar and roundtable series. 

    Venice HS 

    Nick Melvoin 

    West 

    BSU collected and donated over 300 personal care items, BLM movement posters, positive identity appreciation activities. 

    Portola MS 

    Nick Melvoin 

    Northwest 

    Developed campus GSA and hosted first ever Pride Parade. 

    University HS 

    Nick Melvoin 

    West 

    Shield of Kuruvunga – hosted environmental project to clean culturally indigenous important natural springs; UNI Wildcats social/cultural podcast. 

    Bernstein HS 

    Nick Melvoin 

    West 

    Created Asian heritage club on campus to honor Asian culture. 

    Sotomayor HS 

    Goldberg 

    Central 

    Promoting Unity Through Talent Show for Black History Month and designed chalk paintings. 

    International Studies Learning Community 

    Goldberg 

    East 

    Created book club and Girls Who Code Club to encourage girls in computer science, safe space for non-binary included. 

    MaCES 

    Goldberg 

    East 

    Roots and Shoots Club organized vaccination sites and food distributions throughout LA County. 

    Marshall HS 

    Goldberg 

    Central 

    Building Community and Breaking Down Barriers Through Soccer, club geared towards integration of newcomers.  

    Arleta HS 

    Gonez 

    Northeast 

    WeUpstanders Mental Health Awareness podcast and Solutions to Hate Intiative (LA vs. Hate) 

    San Pedro HS 

    Franklin Ortiz 

    South 

    Student Led Activism for BLM on campus, poster campaign for police brutality and hate crimes. 

    Vladovic Harbor Prep 

    Franklin Ortiz 

    South 

    Students Battling Social Issues in STEM, provided personal care and hygiene distribution to city’s homelessness population. 

     

     

     

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  • LAUSD Human Relations Commission (HRC) Agenda and Minutes


     

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