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Name
Position
School
Webpage
Alarcon, Manuel
Night Custodian
MV
Anderson, Michael
Teacher
HS



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Barker, Tim
Teacher
HS

Barney, Kim
Library Technician
MV
Barron, Jose
Head Custodian
HS

Bednersh, Ann
Resource Teacher
MV
Birkley, Tairy
Teacher
VV
Bogart, Nicole
Special Ed Aide
HS

Bosma, Bonnie
Science Technician
MV

Bowling, Laura
Speech & Language Teacher
MV & VV
Buppert, Susan
Teacher
MV

Busby, Cynthia Teacher
VV



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Carranco de Elias, Maria
Cafeteria Assistant
Cafeteria
Carter, Dave
Teacher
VV
Clark, Gwendoline
Crossing Guard
VV
Clements, Rachell
Special Ed Aide
HS

Conried, Cathy
Special Ed Aide
HS

Cook, Krissie
Music Specialist
MV

Cooper, Sharon
Administrative Secretary
DO

Creighton, Caro
Art Specialist
MV



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Darling, Ruth
Speech and Language Teacher
HS

Day, Jean
Special Ed Aide
HS

Dominguez, Leo
Night Custodian
HS
Donnell, Amy
Teacher
HS
Duncan, Jesse
M&O Supervisor
DO
Duncan, Kristine
ECE Special Education Teacher
Preschool
Dussert, Ruth Ann
Playground Aide
MV



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Earls, Theana
Teacher
HS
Edmonston, Jennifer
Teacher
HS
Espinola, Maria del Carmen
Cafeteria Assistant
Cafeteria
Etchingham, Susan
Special Ed Aide
VV
Evans, Nathan
Teacher
VV
Everman, Cindy
Teacher
MV



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Fatch, Kim
Office Manager
MV
Foster, Elaine
Teacher
HS



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Galbraith, Erin
Psychologist
VV

Gamberdella, Lizabeth
Special Education Teacher
HS
Geier. Christine
Teacher
VV

Geritz, Kim
Teacher
VV
Grier, Twyla
Special Education Teacher
VV



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Heiduk, Allison
Teacher
MV
Hempy, Brad
Teacher
HS

Herbst, Gabrielle
Advanced Academics Aide
MV

Hoeffliger, Dale
Resource Aide
VV

Hubbard, Anne
Superintendent
DO



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Ibarra, Alex
Special Ed Aide
Preschool



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Johnson, Kelly
Interim Principal
VV

Johnson, Lisa
Lunch Clerk
HS

Jopes, Chelsea
Office Manager
VV



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Kelly, Rod Food Service Manager Cafeteria
King, Victoria
Speech & Language Teacher
Preschool

Kirchmaier, Kristin
Library Technician
VV

Kono, Sarah
Teacher
HS

Kraus, Fionnuala
Counselor
VV



Name
Position
School
Webpage
LaCorte, Barbara
Principal
HS

Lamb, Lisa
Music Specialist
HS

Lauderdale, Andrea
Teacher
VV
click
Lauderdale, Rob
P.E. Specialist
VV

Lee, Kirsten
Counselor
HS & MV

Leishman Weed, Melissa
Noon Aide
HS

Little, John
Gardener
DO

Loomis, Andrea
Noon Aide
VV

Lopez, Vicky Teacher VV
Lorenzen, Nancy
Principal
MV



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Macko, Christine
Advanced Academics Aide
MV

Magnani, Jon
IT Director
DO
Mannion, Alexa
Teacher
VV
McCormack, Claire Special Ed Aide VV
McNees, Rebecca
Teacher
MV

Monson, Peter
P.E. Specialist
MV

Morales, Elizabeth
Special Ed Aide
MV

Morosin, Jerry
Head Custodian
VV

Mueller, Patrice
Science Technician
Advanced Academics Aide
VV



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Nash-Amezcua, Kim
Health/Office Assistant
HS

Nelson, David
Teacher
VV

Nielsen, Susan
Psychologist
HS, MV, Preschool



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Ortiz, Igor
Head Custodian
MV
Ortiz-Murillo, Patricia
Workroom Aide
HS



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Padron, Maira
Spec Ed Aide
Preschool
Perez, Jaquelin LVN Health Office Assistant VV
Prince, Shana
Teacher
MV



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Reeves, Kirk Teacher
VV

Regan, Rob
Teacher
MV

Richards, Nancy
Lunch Clerk
VV
Ritter, Joanna
Advanced Academics Aide
HS
Roderick, Kai
Spec Ed Aode
HS
Romero, Katy
Special Ed Aide
MV

Romero, Linda
Health/Office Assistant
MV

Rotondo, Jill
Spec Ed Aide
Preschool
Ruiz, Jorge
Cafeteria Assistant
VV
Ruiz Romero, Lilian
Special Ed Aide
HS

Russell, Elizabeth
Teacher
MV
Rydman, Carrie
Special Ed Aide
HS



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Satterthwaite, Diane
Accounting Technician
DO
Scott, Elizabeth
Teacher
MV

Seigel-Boettner, Lynn
Teacher
VV

Serby, Lisa
Occupational Therapist
District

Siciliano, Chelsea
Teacher MV
Silva, Alexandra
Noon/Playground
VV

Spracher, Janis
Teacher
MV

St. Peter, Jestin

Special Education Coordinator  Psychologist

District
Stevens, Greg
Computer Specialist
VV

Sugano, Isao
Teacher
HS

Sundell, Mary
Art Specialist
HS



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Talley, Adrian
Teacher
HS

Thomson, Michael
Business Manager
DO

Thurston, Nancy
Teacher
HS



Name
Position
School
Webpage



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Versola, Talli
Spec Ed Aide
HS

Voight, Tamara
Teacher
VV



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Walsmith, Julie
Office Manager
HS

Wasem, Jennifer
Library Technician
HS
Wilkes,Natalie
Teacher
MV
Wood, Murray
Computer Specialist
MV & HS



Name
Position
School
Webpage
Zamora-Robinson, Michelle
Teacher
HS

Zuleger, Heather Teacher MV

 

 


Current Events

Board of Trustees Vacancy

Three vacancies will occur on the Board of Trustees for four-year terms beginning December 2018. The Board of Trustees invites interested members of the community to submit an application to be considered for appointment to the Board.

Please click here for information in English.

Please click here for information in Spanish.

Applications are available here or at the Hope School District Office, 3970 La Colina Road Ste. 14, and are due by 9:00 a.m. on September 12, 2018.

Please click here for the application in English.

Please click here for the application in Spanish.


 
Board Meeting

The next regular meeting of the Hope School District Board of Trustees will be held on Monday, October 8, 2018 at 5:30 pm in the Hope District Board Room.


 
Letter from the Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees has prepared a letter to update parents and community on Board goals and focus areas for the coming year.

Please click here to view the letter in English.

Please click here to view the letter in Spanish.


 
CAASPP Assessments

Students in grades 3-6 will participate in the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) during April and May, 2018.

Please click here for CAASPP assessment information in English.

Please click here for CAASPP assessment information in Spanish.


 
Information for Parents and Community

Welcome Back Letter from the Superintendent

The superintendent has written a Welcome Back to the 2017-18 School Year letter.

Please click here to view the letter in English.
Please click here to view the letter in Spanish.

Negotiations With Certificated Employees

Update: HDTA negotiators Janis Spracher, Kelly Johnson, and Theana Earls, CTA representative Cindy Heller, and the District negotiation team of Board Member Dan Cunnison, Principal Barbara LaCorte, and Superintendent Anne Hubbard met on March 13, 2018, to discuss the 2018-19 Collective Bargaining Agreement. The teams created a Memorandum of Understanding that will be reviewed and voted on by the Board of Trustees at their meeting on April 9, 2018. The teams will meet again in the late summer or early fall to continue negotiations for 2018-19.

Please click here to view the details of the proposed Memorandum of Understanding.
Cyber Safety Presentation
Officer Beth Lazarus of the Santa Barbara Police Department presented a Cyber Safety Parent Education Night on May 25 at Monte Vista School.
Please click here to view the Power Point presentation.
Bond Oversight Committee Members Needed

The Hope ESD Bond Oversight Committee is in need of members. This committee meets ONE time a year. The committee reviews any bond funds spent in order to make sure the expenditures are used only for the voter approved projects.

The committee needs 7 members from a variety of backgrounds:
• One (1) member active in a business organization representing the business community located in the District.
• One (1) member active in a senior citizen’s organization.
• One (1) member active in a bona-fide taxpayers association.
• One (1) member shall be a parent or guardian of a child enrolled in the District.
• One (1) member shall be both a parent or guardian of a child enrolled in the district and active in a parent-teacher organization or school site council.
• Two (2) members of the community at-large appointed by the Board.

Click here for information and an application.

If you are interested, or know someone who fits a certain category that may be interested, please share the letter and application with them.

Thank you!

 
Report Cards

The first report cards for the 2017-18 school year will be sent home soon. The report cards are a similar version of the standards-based report cards implemented last year, which reflect student progress towards meeting the main grade-level standards. An overview of the report card marks is provided in the following superintendent's letter.

Please click here for report card information in English.

Please click here for report card information in Spanish.


 
Transitional Kindergarten
The Hope School District offers a Transitional Kindergarten program for students who will have their fifth birthday between September 2 and December 2, 2018.

Please Click Here For Information about the program.

Please Click Here For Information in Spanish.


 
Notice to Contractors

Hope Elementary School District invites licensed contractors to submit the name of their firm for inclusion on the Hope Elementary School District list of qualified bidders for the year 2018. This list will be used to procure services, on an informal bid basis, valued at less than $175,000.

(Please Click Here to View the Notice to Contractors; Qualified Bidders for the Year 2018)


 
Integrated Pest Management Plan
The Hope School District Integrated Pest Management Plan, updated in July 2015, is available here for your information. (click here)


 
Local Educational Agency Plan Addendum
The Board of Trustees approved the Local Educational Agency Program Improvement Plan Addendum at their meeting on February 10, 2014. Please Click Here to view the approved addendum.
Click Here to view the 2015-16 LEAP budget update.


 
Master Plan for English Learners
The Santa Barbara County Master Plan for English Learners was developed by the Santa Barbara County Co-Op and provides a formal structure for program implementation and evaluation. The plan is available here for review.

To view the plan in English...Click Here

To view the plan in Spanish...Click Here



 
Smarter Balanced Tests
The Smarter Balanced tests are expected to replaced the STAR tests in English-Language Arts and Math beginning in the 2014-15 school year.  Practice tests are now available.

Click Here for Information About the Practice Tests in English or Spanish

 


 

 
District Residency
The Hope School District serves students who live within district attendance boundaries. The district residency policy BP 5111.1 outlines criteria for residency requirements. Please click here for the district residency policy.

 

 
Open Enrollment Policy
The recent passage of the Open Enrollment Act requires districts to adopt a policy for interdistrict attendance under the Open Enrollment Act.
Please click here to view Administrative Regulation 5117.1 Interdistrict Attendance: Open Enrollment Act ("OEA Transfers").

 

 
Comments for Trustees
The Board of Trustees welcomes comments from our district parents and community members. A feedback form for your comments is available here (click). Please return the completed form to the district office.  Thank you.

 
General Obligation Bond Oversight Committee

The Bylaws for the Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee were adopted by the Board of Trustees at their meeting on November 8, 2010.

Bond Oversight Committee Bylaws Revised September 8, 2014 (click here)

Proposition 39 Audit June 30, 2011 (click here)

Fund 21 Financial Report Bond Oversight Committee, December 2011 (click here)

The Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee met on June 6, 2012.

Bond Oversight Committee Annual Report, June 2012 (click here)

 

The Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee will meet on August 20, 2014, at 3:00 p.m.

Bond Oversight Committee Meeting Agenda (click here)

 

The Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee will meet on October 21, 2014, at 3:00 p.m.

Bond Oversight Committee Meeting Agenda (click here)

 

The Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee will meet on May 27, 2015, at 3:30 p.m. at Monte Vista School

Bond Oversight Committee Meeting Agenda (click here)


The Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee met on May 27, 2015.

Bond Oversight Committee Annual Report, May 2015 (click here)


The Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee met on October 18, 2016.

Bond Oversight Committee Annual Report, March 2017 (click here)

Proposition 39 Audit June 30, 2016 (click here)


The Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee met on September 21, 2017.

Bond Oversight Committee Annual Report, September 2017 (click here)


The Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee met on September 12, 2018.

Bond Oversight Committee Annual Report, September 2018 (click here)



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