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Los Angeles Unified School District - Board of Trustees, Trustee Area 5

Board of Trustees, Trustee Area 5 — Los Angeles Unified School District

Get the facts on the California candidates running for election to the Board of Trustees, Trustee Area 5 — Los Angeles Unified School District

Find out their top 3 priorities, their experience, and who supports them.

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About this office

Members establish educational goals and standards, approve curricula and the district’s budget, approve various purchases and renovations, and appoint the superintendent of schools.
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Candidates

You can vote for 1 of these 10 candidates.
Top 3 Priorities
Jackie Goldberg's priorities are not yet available.

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Heather Repenning

City Commissioner, LAUSD Parent
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Reducing student to teacher ratios and proper staffing...
  2. Expand early education access
  3. Increasing funding for art, sports, and after school...
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Graciela "Grace" Ortiz's priorities are not yet available.

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Cynthia Gonzalez

Principal, High School
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Investment-In order to provide students the education...
  2. Empowerment-Putting decision making back in the hands...
  3. Equity- All schools should serve all kids. This includes...
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  1. Increase expectations by raising the graduation requirements...
  2. Bring equity to LAUSD by allocating resources to traditionally...
  3. Foster a culture of innovation by using cutting edge...
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Ana Cubas

College Professor/ Non-Profit Executive
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Ensure College Access for All Students
  2. Support English Language Learners
  3. Enhance Accountability and Transparency
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David Valdez

Los Angeles County Arts Commissioner
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Support For Teachers: Our teachers deserve a healthy...
  2. Increase CA Per-Pupil Spending: Today, California...
  3. Restore Arts Programs: I am invested in revitalizing...
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Rocío Rivas's priorities are not yet available.

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Salvador "Chamba" Sanchez's priorities are not yet available.

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