EUSD has a variety of committees that advise and shape the work of the District in partnership with various stakeholder groups. Board member assignments to these committees are as follows:
Budget Communications Committee
The district’s Budget Communications Committee consists of a representative from each school site, the education center, Maintenance and Operations, Special Education, the employee unions, administration, and the Board of Education. Committee objectives are to effectively communicate budget information to, and solicit input from, EUSD stakeholders. The committee meets four times a year.
The School Subcommittee is designed to bring together elected officials from local government and the public school districts to discuss areas of mutual interest. The representatives from the City Council are appointed by the Mayor and currently are Deputy Mayor Michael Morasco and Council member Olga Diaz. The staff liaison is City Manager Graham Mitchell.
COunty Joint Boards
When there is a need for board communication among neighboring districts or with the San Diego County Office of Education, the board president would represent the district for this purpose.
Curriculum Advisory Council
CAC is made up of teachers, administrators, and a School Board representative. CAC provides advice, direction, and support to the district around curricular issues.
District Advisory Committee
The purpose of DAC is to involve parents in the planning, development, and evaluation of Title I programs and services in the district. The committee is comprised of a representative from the the School Site Council at each school and a School Board representative.
District English Advisory Committee
The purpose of the DELAC is to advise the district’s local governing board on programs and services for English learners. The committee is comprised of representatives from each school ELAC–English Learner Advisory Committee–and a School Board representative.
DISTRICT Insurance COMMITTEE
The district insurance committee is an advisory group that assists the district in recommending quality insurance benefits for the best value. Committee consists of representatives from Escondido Elementary Educators’ Association, Classified School Employees’ Association, management, supervisor/confidential, board members, and consultants.
Escondido Assistance League Advisory Board
The Assistance League serves the unique needs and challenges of our community. Funds serve local needs, and services are locally designed, organized and carried out to fit these needs.
Escondido Education COMPACT
The Education COMPACT is a partnership between the Escondido Union School District, the Escondido Union High School District, and the Escondido Chamber of Commerce. The Education COMPACT is committed to providing innovative youth leadership development, youth workforce development, violence prevention and healthy/safety/well-being programs that remain consistent with the original motto: “Creating Opportunities, Making Partnerships and Connecting Teens.”
Paulsen, Gardner (alternate)
NEW TEACHER INDUCTION ADVISORY COMMITTEE
The New Teacher Induction program is a State approved professional development program designed to provide opportunities for first and second year teachers to complete state requirements for attaining their professional clear credential. Assigned Board members who participate on the Advisory Committee assist in program evaluation, development, and implementation. They review program data and provide recommendations that provide support for beginning teachers and support providers throughout EUSD.
Altenburg, Harper (alternate)