Community Partners

2022 Principal for a Day

Thank you to our community members who served as Principals for a Day at our sites!

Robert Akscyn - Retired computer scientist/Chapman University

Andrea Yamasaki, President, OUSD Board of Trustees

Danny Green, Mechatronics/Robotics NASA test engineer

Kim Le, Pacific Conservatory Music Academy

Gil Hernandez, Police Commander for Santa Ana PD

City of Orange Mayor Mark Murphy and Miss City of Orange Victoria Johnson

City of Orange Mayor Mark Murphy and Miss City of Orange Victoria Johnson

Stefanie Cevallos, Nohl Canyon Elementary School NCSA President

Dr. Terri Iler, CHOC Mental Health Education Program

Allan Aguinaga, Corporate Executive Chef at Rodrigo's Mexican Grill

Ed Andrade, retired law enforcement and Teresa Andrade, retired McPherson STEM teacher.

Donna Czekalski, RWB Party Props

EDGE Community Partnership Recognition


Community Partnership Award - Assistance League of Orange

Congratulations to the Assistance League of Orange, recipient of the EDGE Community Partnership Award!  Operation School Bell Chairs, Deida Conrad and Jean Wagner attended our last board meeting to accept the Community Partnership Award on behalf of the Assistance League of Orange. 

Once a quarter, a Community Partner will be recognized by the Board of Education. The OUSD Community Partnership Recognition is here to honor the valuable partnerships that exist between community organizations and the District. 

As described in the District Strategic Plan, under focus area 2.0 Dedicated and Engaged Communication, the District seeks to, “Build and maintain strong educational, university, business, and community partnerships to cultivate deep-rooted connections with stakeholders.” 

Organizations are recognized based on their contributions in assisting the District in advancing one or more of the following Strategic Initiatives:


1.0  Focus Area: Excellence in Academics and Leadership
2.0  Focus Area: Dedicated and Engaged Communication
3.0  Focus Area: Genuine Wellness and Safety
4.0  Focus Area: Efficient Utilization of Fiscal Capital

Thank you to the Assistance League of Orange for your commitment to our students and community!

Past Partnership Award Recipients

Thank you to our EDGE Community Partners for your contributions to our students!

  • CARE Ambulance
  • Chapman University
  • Chick-Fil-A
  • Rotary Clubs
    • Anaheim Hills
    • Orange North
    • Orange Plaza
    • Orange
    • Villa Park
  • Santiago Canyon College


WorkAbility Partners

Thank you to our valued community partners who support our adult transition program and/or 50-hour internships with WorkAbility!

99cent Store Ace Hardware Arthurs Chapman University
CVS Dollar Tree Haven JoAnn's
Lazy Dog Marie Calendars Marshalls Morenos
Orange Library Pancake House Pet Co. Rodrigo's
The Collection by Casa Teresa TJ Maxx Tulsa Rib Co. Tutto Fresco