Past Events

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Assemblymember Dr. Shirley N. Weber

Invites you to a forum to discuss the recently approved $300 Million School District Grant to close the achievement gap for California’s
lowest performing students.

Thursday, October 4, 2018
5:30 – 7 p.m.

Lemon Grove Academy Middle School (Auditorium)
7866 Lincoln Street
Lemon Grove, CA 91945

Special Guests:

  • Margaret Fortune, President/CEO, Fortune School of Education*
  • Dr. Paul Gothold, Superintendent, San Diego County Office of Education
  • The Education Trust West
  • California Department of Education


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For additional information, please call (619) 531-7913

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Youth Job Fair

Looking for your first job, or maybe just a better one?  Come to my Vocational Training and Apprenticeship Programs Career Expo!

Thursday, September 27, 2018
12 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Educational Cultural Complex
4343 Ocean View Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92113

Employers from the private sector, non-profits and law enforcement will be looking for energetic young talent.  Job seekers should dress professionally, bring a positive attitude, be prepared to talk to recruiters about their qualifications, and have several copies of their resumes.  Resume writing assistance will also be available.

This event is FREE and open to the public.


For more information, please contact my district office at (619) 531-7913.

I look forward to seeing you there!

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Nominations Now Open

In October, we celebrate both National Hispanic-American Heritage Month (Sept. 15 - Oct. 15) and Filipino-American Heritage Month (Month of October).

Join me on Thursday, Oct. 11 as we honor the outstanding women and men from these communities with an evening of food, music and words from inspiring leaders. Help us ensure all individuals are represented throughout the district are honored for their contributions Hispanic/Latino Americans and Filipino-Americans make to our community.

Salute to Hispanic-American & Filipino-American Leaders
Thursday, Oct. 11
5 - 7 p.m.

Bell Middle School
620 Briarwood Rd.
San Diego, CA 92139

Please complete the nomination form and review the eligibility requirements.

All forms can be completed electronically, sent via fax (619) 531-7924, or mailed to: 1350 Front St., Suite 6046; San Diego CA 92101.

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Deadline for nomination submission is Friday, September 21, 2018. Should you have any questions, please feel free to call my district office at (619) 531-7913. This event is free and open to the public.


Saturday, August 11, 2018

Annual Back-to-School Kick-Off & Community Health Fair

The community is welcome to bring family and friends to this free fun-filled event, which will include a wide variety of health screenings, educational activities and a back-to-school backpack giveaway. Attendees will learn about programs and resources to help improve their health and quality of life. This event is free and open to the public.

Screenings Include: Dental, Vision, Blood Pressure, Cholesterol, HIV, Glucose

Activities Include: Backpack Giveaway, School Supplies, Kids’ Games, Face Painting, Food Trucks

6th Annual Health Fair and Back-To-School Kick-Off
Saturday, August 11
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

The O'Farrell Charter School
6130 Skyline Drive
San Diego, CA 92114

RSVP below, or for more information, contact my district office at (619) 531-7913.

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Hope to see you there!

Sunday, March 18, 2018

Salute to Women Leaders

In recognition of Women’s History Month, I will be honoring the district’s outstanding women at my fifth annual “Salute to Women Leaders” on Sunday, March 18. You are invited to attend this free event, which will include great music, inspiring spoken word, delicious food and warm fellowship.

Salute to Women Leaders
Sunday, March 18
3 – 5 p.m.

George Stevens Senior Center
570 South 65th Street
San Diego

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