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El Rancho Unified School DistrictCandidate for Board Member

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Jose Lara

9,404 votes (27.95%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Re-build El Rancho into one of the most innovative high school in the state. Ensure high quality learning environments built on time and within budget.
  • Smaller Class Sizes
  • Increase support for school mental health counselors, students with special needs and multilingual programs in our schools.



Profession:Teacher, Parent and ERUSD Board member
Governing Board Member, El Rancho Unified School District — Elected position (2013–current)
Commissioner, California Instructional Quality Commission — Appointed position (2017–current)


University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Masters in Education (M.Ed.) and Bachelors of Arts (B.A.), Single Teaching Credential, Administrative Services Credential, History and Chicano/a Studies (2004)

Community Activities

Founder, El Rancho Education Foundation (2017–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Elected Officials (2)

  • Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia
  • Assemblyman Jose Medina

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