The Director of Communications and Administrative Services for SVUSD, Mark Perez, returns for the first 2021 episode of the Saddleback Valley Shares Podcast. Listen in on a conversation with Director of Secondary Education, James Newton, and learn how SVUSD is working to "re-open" athletics competition safely and provide a much needed way for students to connect. Mark and James go over important topics related to district-wide athletics, including the state of our athletics programs over the past year, precautions being taken at events, what our athletics and extracurricular programs mean to our students, and many other useful insights.
This episode was recorded on March 8th, 2021 and may not fully reflect the most recent public health guidance regarding athletics in Orange County and the State of California.
Mark Perez, Director of Communications and Administrative Services, sits down with Yvonne Estling, Director of Elementary Education, to talk about the many innovative elementary school options available in SVUSD including our two newest magnet schools (Linda Vista IB Magnet & Santiago STEAM Magnet), the K-6 SVUSD Virtual Academy, Trabuco Elementary, The award-winning Two-Way Immersion program at Gates Elementary and our fabulous neighborhood schools.
Mark Perez, Director of Communications and Administrative Services, sits down with the Principals of each of our four comprehensive high schools to take an in-depth look at what each site has to offer students and what makes them unique.