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Mr. Yoshimura

High School:  El Camino High School in Oceanside, Ca.  1978
College: Mira Costa College in Oceanside, Ca.  A.A. Degree 1981
               Cal State Fullerton  B.S. Degree 1984
               Cal State Fullerton Teacher's Credential 1986
Teaching: I am currently in my 33rd year teaching math at Valencia High School (I started in the fall of 1989).  I have been associated with VHS since 1985. I completing my student-teaching in 1985-86 at VHS, I was a substitute teacher in 1986-87 and served as Valencia's first campus supervisor from 1987-89. I was a varsity head coach for 34 consecutive years.
Head Coaching at Valencia:  Varsity Volleyball Girl's 1986-1992
                                                 Varsity Volleyball Boy's 1990-1994
                                                 Varsity Basketball Boy's 1993-2020
Family:  Married to Melanie (Stefero) in 1989. Melanie is a 3rd grade teacher at Bryant Ranch Elementary School in Yorba Linda.  My daughter Danica is 26 years old and a graduate of Cal State, University Fullerton. She just completed her Doctorates in Physical Therapy program at Chapman University.

Non-Discrimination Statement

The Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying in all district activities, programs, and employment based upon actual or perceived gender, gender identity, gender expression, race, ethnicity, color, religion, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identification, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. Reference: BP 0410; 1312.3; 4111.1; 5145.3; 5145.7; 4119.11/4219.11/4319.11
Compliance Officer for Complaints. Employee complaint: Rick Lopez, Assistant Superintendent, Human Resources (714) 985-8408. Title IX Sexual Harassment and any other discrimination complaints: Dr. Trena Salcedo-Gonzalez, Director, Student Wellness, Access, & Academic Achievement (714) 985-8685. Americans with Disabilities Act complaints: Richard McAlindin, Assistant Superintendent, Executive Services (714) 985-8727. Bullying, intimidation complaints: Rick Riegel, Administrator, Student Services (714) 985-8671
Procedure for Complaints. Uniform Complaint Policy Form 1312.3 (English), 1312.3 (Spanish). Williams Uniform Complaint Procedures Form 1312.4 (English) and 1312.4 (Spanish)
El Distrito Escolar Unificado Placentia-Yorba Linda, prohíbe la discriminación, acoso, intimidación, hostigamiento en todas las actividades, programas y empleo del distrito en base a género real o percibido, identificación de género, expresión de género, raza, etnia, color, religión ascendencia, nacionalidad, origen nacional, identificación de grupo étnico, estado de inmigración, sexo, orientación sexual, estatus marital o parental, embarazo, edad discapacidad física o mental o en base a la asociación de la persona con una persona o grupo, con una o más de estas características reales o percibidas. Referencia: BP 0410; 1312.3; 4111.1; 5145.3; 5145.7; 4119.11/4219.11/4319.11.
Quejas de empleados: Rick Lopez, Asistente de Superintendente, Recursos Humanos (714) 985-8408. Titulo IX Acoso Sexual y cualquier otra queja de discriminación: Dr. Andrea Norman, Director, Servicios Educativos (714) 985-8685. Americanos con Discapacidades Acta de quejas: Richard McAlindin, Director Ejecutivo, Apoyo Educativo (714) 985-8727. Quejas de acoso, intimidación: Rick Riegel, Administrador, Servicios Estudiantiles (714) 985-8671

Employee/Student Non-Fraternization Policy: BP 4101