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Cupertino Union School DistrictCandidate for Board Member

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Satheesh Kumar Madhathil

18,237 votes (20.97%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Transparency in Governance
  • Effective Communication and Community Engagement
  • Staff Development and Student success.



I have been a Community Volunteer, PTA leader and an Engineering Leader/Manager over a dozen years.

As an active volunteer and PTA leader, I have been closely associated with CUSD schools and community since 2005. Currently serving as the President of Monta Vista High School PTSA, Cupertino Fremont Sunnyvale Council PTA Leadership VP, and California SIXTH-District PTA Executive board member.


I have assumed various volunteer roles in CUSD schools over the years including School Site Council President and PTA president of Faria Elementary School, Finacial Secretary and Exec VP of Kennedy Middle School PTA and Exec  VP of Cupertino Fremont Sunnyvale Council PTA. 

I am also serving as the Regional Commissioner of American Youth Soccer Organization, Cupertino Region - a non-profit national organization with the focus on delivering quality youth Soccer programs. The organization supports about 300 Children and youth in the region.

I have been an Engineering leader working in Silicon Valley companies for over 20 years. My son and daughter had attended CUSD Elementary and middle schools. 


PTA Honorary Service Award  

Note: This award is given to recognize an individual or organization for outstanding service to children and youth in the community, going above and beyond what is asked of them.

Golden Oak award from CAPTA


Note: This award is given to recognize, as the most prestigious of the Honorary Service Awards to an individual who made significant contributions to the welfare of children and youth in a school or community.

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

Education to me is the most important tool which can make an impact on our country’s success. I strongly believe that Schools succeed when educators, parents, and communities collaborate.

My priorities:

- Transparency in governance

- Effective communication 

- Community involvement and Collaboration

-  staff development 

- Student Success



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