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San Diego County, CA November 4, 2008 Election
 Smart Voter Jay Petrek

Candidate for
Board Member; San Marcos Unified School District

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Parent/Community Planner
  • Currently elected as Co-President (previously President) of the San Marcos High School Parent Club.
  • Six-year volunteer (and overnight chaperon) on the High School's Senior Class Safe-and-Sober GradNite Committee.
  • Serving on District Visioning Committee, and Facilities Committee. Served on Budget, Attendance Boundaries, and School Overcrowding Committees.
  • Served as School Board Vice President in 2004. Volunteered as San Marcos Youth Baseball Coach, Assistant Den Leader, and Classroom Aid.
  • Awarded San Diego County School Boards Association's "Parent Volunteer of the Year" in 2005.
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Urban Planning and employed as Principal Planner for the City of Escondido.
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Promoting challenging curriculum aimed to increase academic performance.
  • Constructing and modernizing schools to meet our needs.
  • Demanding fiscal responsibility for maximum classroom benefit.
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Key Endorsements
  • Mary Borevitz and Pam Bancells, Retiring San Marcos School Board Members
  • Jim Desmond and Lori Pfeiler, San Marcos and Escondido Mayors
  • Numerous Parent Club Presidents from around the School District
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Position Papers
This article encourages parents and community members to volunteer in their local schools, which was printed in the High School Parent Newsletter.
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