Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year. As the Local District South Superintendent, I am honored to continue my commitment to serve all constituents in the communities of San Pedro, Wilmington, Lomita, Harbor City, Carson, Gardena, and selected geographic regions of Los Angeles. My 30 years of experience in L.A. Unified have given me an appreciation for the dedicated work of principals, District employees, families and our communities, and their dedication to the success of our students. Each is critical in realizing our core beliefs and objectives towards 100% of our students being college prepared and career ready.
We believe in mutual respect
All individuals, opinions and contributions are valued.
We believe in Excellence & High Expectations
All students, parents, employees and community partners contribute unique talents, strengths and skills to create an environment of excellence.
We believe in Collaboration
All students, parents, employees and community partners communicate and work together for excellence and success.
Goal 100% Graduation
Build a Solid Foundation for Early Learners
Providing Our Youngest Learners with a Quality Start
Proficiency for All
Equitable Access to High-Quality Curriculum and Instruction in Every Classroom, Every Day
Attendance and Enrollment Matters
Parent, Community and Student Engagement
Engagement and Partnerships To Prepare Students for College, Career and Civic Life
Safe Learning Environments that Foster Success
Our Fundamental Strategy
Local District South will direct its efforts and resources to recruit, develop and support principals and teachers in creating a learning environment that ensures 100% of students achieve and graduate.
Local District Superintendent
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Local District South
1208 Magnolia Ave., Gardena, CA 90247
Phone (310) 354-3400 - Fax (310) 532-4674 - Email firstname.lastname@example.org