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Student Advisor

 

Student Advisors are appointed for one-year terms by the Board of Trustees. The Student Advisor is intended to provide input on matters pertaining to the student body but has no vote. 

Student Advisor Quinn Darling
 

CUSD Board of Trustees

 

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records under Government Code Sections 6250-6276.

 

Martha McNicholas, President
Laguna Niguel Resident
Represents Trustee Area 4, which covers portions of Laguna Niguel and Dana Point. First elected in 2014 for a term ending in 2018.  
Schools represented are:

  • Hidden Hills Elementary School
  • John S. Malcom Elementary School
  • Moulton Elementary School
  • George White Elementary School
  • Dana Hills High School

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Martha McNicholas
 

Gila Jones, Vice President
Mission Viejo Resident
Represents Trustee Area 6, which covers portions of Mission Viejo, Laguna Niguel, and San Juan Capistrano. First elected to the board in 2014 for a term ending in 2018. Schools represented are:

  • Marian Bergeson Elementary School
  • Del Obispo Elementary School
  • Carl Hankey K-8 School
  • Kinoshita Elementary School
  • San Juan Elementary School
  • Viejo Elementary School
  • Marco Forster Middle School
  • Niguel Hills Middle School
  • Capistrano Valley High School
  • Junipero Serra High School

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Gila Jones

Patricia Holloway, Clerk
San Clemente Resident

Represents Trustee Area 3, which covers San Clemente.  First elected to the board in 2016 for a term ending in 2020. Schools represented are:

  • Truman Benedict Elementary School
  • Concordia Elementary School
  • Marblehead Elementary School
  • Clarence Lobo Elementary School
  • Vista del Mar Elementary School
  • Bernice Ayer Middle School
  • Vista del Mar Middle School
  • San Clemente High School

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Patricia Holloway

Amy Hanacek, Board Member
Dana Point Resident
Represents Trustee Area 1, which covers portions of San Juan Capistrano, San Clemente and Dana Point including Capistrano Beach. First elected to the board in 2012.  Re-elected in 2016 for a term ending in 2020. 
Schools represented are:

  • R.H. Dana Elementary School
  • R.H. Dana Exceptional Needs Facility (ENF)
  • Palisades Elementary School
  • Las Palmas Elementary School
  • Shorecliffs Middle School

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Amy Hanacek

Lynn Hatton-Hodson, Board Member
Mission Viejo Resident
Represents Trustee Area 7, which covers portions of Rancho Santa Margarita, Mission Viejo, and Coto de Caza. First elected to the board in 2010.  Re-elected in 2014 for a term ending in 2018. Schools represented are:

  • Arroyo Vista K-8 School
  • Bathgate Elementary School
  • Castille Elementary School
  • Philip Reilly Elementary School
  • Tijeras Creek Elementary School
  • Wagon Wheel Elementary School
  • Newhart Middle School
  • Tesoro High School

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Lynn Hatton

Dr. Gary Pritchard, Board Member
Aliso Viejo Resident
Represents Trustee Area 5, which covers a portion of Aliso Viejo and Laguna Niguel. First elected to the board in 2010. Re-elected in 2012 and again in 2016 for a term ending in 2020. 
Schools represented are:

  • Don Juan Avila Elementary School
  • Canyon Vista Elementary School
  • Laguna Niguel Elementary School
  • Oak Grove Elementary School
  • Wood Canyon Elementary School
  • Aliso Viejo Middle School
  • Don Juan Avila Middle School
  • Aliso Niguel High School

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Gary Pritchard
 

Jim Reardon, Board Member
San Juan Capistrano Resident
Represents Trustee Area 2, which covers portions of San Juan Capistrano and Mission Viejo, and the Ladera Ranch and Las Flores areas. First elected to the board in 2012.  Re-elected in 2016 for a term ending in 2020.  Schools represented are:

  • Harold Ambuehl Elementary School
  • Chaparral Elementary School
  • Ladera Ranch Elementary School
  • Las Flores Elementary School
  • Oso Grande Elementary School
  • Wagon Wheel Elementary School
  • Ladera Ranch Middle School
  • Las Flores Middle School
  • San Juan Hills High School

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Jim Reardon

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