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Incoming Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten Parent Meeting

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 ,at 6:30 p.m. in the Multi-use Room at Rancho-Starbuck Intermediate School, 16430 Woodbrier Avenue in Whittier.

This meeting is for parents only, child care is not available.

Notice of Public Hearing - Intent to Request Waiver

Notice of Public Hearing

Noticacion De Audiencia Publica

NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST WAIVER

 

            NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Trustees of the Lowell Joint School District, at its regular meeting to be held on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, will consider seeking a waiver from the State Board of Education of the requirement that the establishment of trustee areas and adoption of a “by trustee area” election process be submitted to the electors as set forth in Education Code §§ 5019 and 5020The Board of Trustees of the Lowell Joint School District invites public testimony regarding this matter.

           

            The January 16, 2018, Board meeting of the District will begin at approximately 7:30 p.m. in the District’s Board Room located at 11019 Valley Home, Whittier, California, 90603.

 

             Questions and/or comments should be directed to Mr. Jim Coombs, Superintendent of Schools at (562) 943-0211.

 

Public Hearing Notice for CVRA #5 - Draft Trustee Area Map Selection - Trustee Areas Resolution

Public Hearing Notice

Noticacion De Audiencia Publica

 

RESOLUTION 2017/18 NO. 713 ADOPTING A MAP OF PROPOSED TRUSTEE AREAS, AND RECOMMENDING THAT THE LOS ANGELES
COUNTY COMMITTEE ON SCHOOL DISTRICT ORGANIZATION APPROVE
AND ESTABLISH TRUSTEE AREAS FROM WHICH LOWELL JOINT SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD MEMBERS WILL BE ELECTED IN A BY-TRUSTEE AREA ELECTION PROCESS

 

            NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Trustees of the Lowell Joint School District, at its regular meeting to be held on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, will hold a public hearing at which time the Governing Board will present draft trustee area maps and proposed sequence of elections for public input pursuant to Elections Code Section 10010(a)(2).

           

            This public hearing is part of the process for establishing a “by-trustee area” elections methodology.  The purpose of this public hearing is to invite public comment on the draft trustee area maps and proposed sequence of elections, which can be accessed vita the District’ website below:  www.ljsd.org.  The Governing Board of the Lowell Joint School District invites public testimony regarding this matter.

 

The Notice of Public Hearing is posted at a school district elementary school, intermediate school, and the District Office.

 

The January 16, 2018, Board meeting of the District will begin at approximately 7:30 p.m. in the District’s Board Room located at 11019 Valley Home, Whittier, California, 90603.

 

             Questions and/or comments should be directed to Mr. Jim Coombs, Superintendent of Schools at (562) 943-0211.

 

Maps: 

Green Map with Demographics

Tan Map with Demographics

Tan 2 Map with Demographics

Tan 3 Map with Demographics

Yellow Map with Demographics

Yellow 2 Map with Demographics

 

By-Trustee Area Interactive Map for consideration

Interactive Map

 

We also have available  an interactive map here at this link. This site allows users to zoom in and out; to change from map to map; to change from street map to satellite map to topographical map; and to search for a specific address.

2018/19 and 2019/20 Student Attendance Calendars Adopted

The Board of Trustees adopted the 2018/19 and 2019/20 Student Attendance Calendars at the November 6, 2017, Board Meeting.

Today: 1/20/18

News

12/7/17

The Board of Trustees adopted the 2018/19 and 2019/20 Student Attendance Calendars at the November 6, 2017, Board Meeting.   

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Public Hearing Notice for CVRA #4 - Draft Trustee Area Map

Public Hearing Notice

Noticacion De Audiencia Publica

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Trustees of the Lowell Joint School District, at its regular meeting to be held on Monday, December 11, ...more

Public Hearing Notice for CVRA #3 - Draft Trustee Area Maps

Public Hearing Notice:

Noticacion De Audiencia Publica

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Trustees of the Lowell Joint School District, at its regular meeting to be held on Monday, November 6, ...more

Public Hearing Notice for CVRA to Establish Criteria for Developing New Trustee Area Boundaries

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Trustees of the Lowell Joint School District, at its regular meeting to be held on Monday, October 2, 2017, will hold a public hearing at which time the ...more

Maybrook Campus

Below is the history of what happened at the Maybrook Campus. If you have any questions, please direct your calls to the Superintendent's Office at (562) 902-4203.

At the September 11, 2017, Board ...more

2018 Teacher of the Year Announced

Mrs. Kari Daniel, 6th Grade Teacher, at El Portal Elementary School was pleasantly surprised to have Mr. Coombs visit her classroom with flowers and signs to announce that she was selected as the ...more

Core Values

The Board of Trustees of the Lowell Joint School District subscribes to the belief that public education must foster in students an understanding of the moral values and civic responsibilities that form the foundation of our American Heritage and Society. It is important that all school personnel promote in students the acceptance of commonly held Core Values of right and wrong, concern for the welfare of others, and respect for democratic practices.

Guiding Goals - LJSD Vision 2025

On October 2, 2017, the Board of Trustees reaffirmed the Guiding Goals and accompanying descriptions which serve as the overarching vision for the Lowell Joint School District.

2018 Teacher of the Year

Mrs. Kari Daniel, 6th Grade Teacher, at El Portal Elementary School was pleasantly surprised to have Mr. Coombs visit her classroom with flowers and signs to announce that she was selected as the 2018 Teacher of the Year!