Board Meeting Highlights

Jefferson Union High School District

Translation: Para ver este boletín en español: 1) ubique el ícono que ve a la derecha de este artículo ( la figura de palo en un círculo) ... está en la parte superior derecha de su pantalla. 2) Haga clic en la imagen. 3) seleccione "Traducir" en la parte superior derecha de su pantalla (computadora). 4) Seleccione Spanish/Español.​

February 2, 2021

Construction Update: Westmoor and Faculty & Staff Housing

Director of Construction Stefanie Phillips provided an update on construction projects throughout the district. Her presentation included construction completed on Oceana and current construction happening at Westmoor and on Staff Housing. It also included information on future projects, and a section on Future Planning. View the full presentation here.

Athletics Update

Trustees received an update from the Associate Superintendent of Student Services and Human Resources Dorene Basuino. Ms. Basuino’s presentation, which is located here, was developed with input from the athletic directors at each school site, and included the following:


  • CDPH & CIF Guidelines
  • CIF & PAL Updates
  • Sports Tiers and Transportation
  • Considerations and Options


After discussion, Trustees agreed to consider a plan for participating in Season 2 PAL at the Feb 23rd meeting.

Graduation Requirement Discussion

In a presentation by Associate Superintendent of Educational Services Kareen Baca, graduation requirements were revisited for the Class of 2020-21. Because of the continued challenges brought forth by COVID-19, the administration would like for the Board of Trustees to discuss additional ways to minimize harm by allowing eligible students to meet graduation requirements using the California Minimum State Requirements. The full presentation is available online here.

JUHSD Trustees

2020-2021 Student Trustees

  • Madeleine Hur, Oceana High School
  • Lucca Garcia, Jefferson High School
  • Charles Green, Jefferson High School
  • Irene Lee, Westmoor High School
  • Mustafa Abuzahriyeh, Westmoor High School
  • Joe Murphy, Terra Nova High School
  • Helene Kleinfeld, Terra Nova High School

Additional Information

The next regularly scheduled Board Meeting will take place Tuesday, February 2. Public session begins at 7 pm (unless otherwise noted) on the JUHSD YouTube channel.