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LWV League of Women Voters of California
Los Angeles County, CA November 6, 2001 Election
 Smart Voter James Edward "Jim" Brink

Candidate for
Governing Board Member; Westside Union Elementary School District

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Teacher
  • Ed.D. in Education
  • USN Veteran
  • Past Principal and Superintendent
  • Outstanding Young Men of America Recipient
  • Eagle Scout and Scout Master
  • Youth Athletics Coordinator
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Choosing a housing option for overcrowded schools
  • Long-range planning for additional schools
  • Review of staff/board roles, performance and goals
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Key Endorsements
  • Antelope Valley Press
Position Papers
Addressing Growth Problems
Both immediate and long-range housing of excess student populations are needed.
Determining if our Schools are Trully Outstanding
High API scores and score growth may be providing a false picture of the district's status.
Academic success may still lead to life failure.
More and more emphasis is being placed on character development. How is the Westside District doing?
Campaign Contact Information
Phone: 661-947-7189
Fax: 661-729-6858
40022 Vicker Way
Palmdale, CA 93551

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