2016 In Review

 

Jesse Ortiz

Yolo County Superintendent of Schools

2016 in Review

 

Program

  • Support of CTE program at Cesar Chavez Community School in Manufacturing and Product Design in partnership with Marquez Designs
  • Support of Cesar Chavez Community School Arts
  • Yolo County Construction Program, partnership with Probation Department
  • DA/Sheriff/YCOE Positive Attendance Program
  • Classified Staff future teacher grant program
  • Developed Pk-12 Intern Teacher Initiative
  • Literacy Program specialist position
  • Information Technology Network Specialist to support increased capacity
  • Head Start Lincoln STEM program
  • Expanded Head Start Classrooms onto WUSD Westfield Elementary School and added a third classroom at the Charter site
  • Greengate Olympics
  •  Youth Advocates programs at CCCS Woodland and West Sacramento Campuses
  • Applied for Initial WASC accreditation for Dan Jacob
  • Successful Head Start Governance Review
  • First CSTEM Summer Camp at Douglass Middle School
  • EPIC Charter audit review – successful first year

 

Leadership

  • Member of CA County Superintendents Educational Services Association legislative committee
  • Greengate Playground completion
  • Information Technology Migration
  • Process for move of Support Operation Service Department to Santa Anita Ct.
  • Principal for a Day for WJUSD and Woodland Chamber – February 3
  • P-20 Collaborative Meeting – April 5 and October 4
  • Coordination of Career Technical Education Incentive Grant Consortium $748,000
  • Member of Adult Education Block Grant Consortium
  • Coordination of CTE TEACH regional grant $27,450 and CTE Distance Learning Regional Grant $20,000.
  • Coordination of Regional Work Based Learning support
  • CSEA Scholarship support
  • YCOE employee’s classification and compensation study
  • Charter School Tours
  • Provided LCAP District Support meetings
  • Judges/Probation tutoring partnership
  • District Attorney/Sheriff positive school attendance partnership
  • Yolo/Colusa/Sutter/Yuba County Office of Education four county consortium partnership
  • Align Capital Region partnership
  • Member of CA School Boards Association Charter School Committee
  • Chinese Delegation presentation of special education preschool programs
  • EAPLN CCEE Grant Award – state pilot
  • Classified School Employee Grant award
  • Awarded CSPP Expansion grant to serve students with special needs
  • Hired new principal for Alternative Education
  • MOUs with Esparto, Winters and Colusa COE for IT services
  • United Way Summer Preschool Camp partner
  • Yolo Farm to Fork partnership
  • Student Operations Service facility improvement
  • Union negotiation completed for 2015-16
    • YEA, CESA and AFSCME
  • Sponsorship of following forums/workshops:
    • FCMAT Presentation:  LCAP/LCFF- January 14
    • State of the State in California – January 22
    • African American Student Leadership Conference – February 6
    • Equity Summit: Cost of High School Dropouts to Yolo County – February 18, 2
    • Alternative Education – Youth Leadership Conference – March 2
    • Equity Summit: Social Determinants of Health – April 21
    • Teachers of Tomorrow – April 27
    • Kinders go to College WCC – May 13
    • Kinders go to College SCC – May 20
    • African American Kinsey Collection
    • Yolo County Elections Bash
    • STEM Middle School Girls Conference
    • Sanger School District 2-day Leadership Institute
    • Yolo County Superintendent Leadership Breakfast
    • Human Trafficking workshop in partnership District Attorney
    •  “Building a Resilient Yolo” Community Partner Initiative
    • 2016 California Global Education Summit –Cosponsor and Global Education Advisory Council and expert panel presentation for CTE
    • UC DAVIS C-STEM Conference keynote; awarded administrator of the year
    • State Leadership Development Institute for CTE leader’s presenter
    • First Summer CACTE Conference 
    • Implemented Educator Excellence Plan - CCSS Cadre provided yearlong training to YCOE alternative and special education educators for implementing Common Core Standards for Literacy

Community

  • KVIE Literacy Parent Engagement Workshops awarded YCOE program of the year
  • Continuation of YCOE social media presence
    • Marketing videos for website
  • Woodland United Way Speaker March 3
  • YCOE Participation in 5K Turkey Run for Food Bank
  • Partnership with All Leaders Must Serve
  • Partnership with Yolo County Election’s Office to support civic engagement

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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