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Meet the Administrators

Administrative Assignments - School Year 2019-2020

Administrators Responsibilities
Richard Chavez

Dr. Richard Chavez
Principal
Departments: Foreign Language, History
Committees: SBM, SSC, Boosters
  • Academic Decathlon
  • Arc After-School Program
  • Budgets, IMA, Imprest, P-Card
  • Cafeteria
  • Financial Manager/Student Body Finance
  • Fundraising
  • Health Office/School Nurse
  • Instructional Aides
  • Kennedy Clinic
  • Office Technicians
  • PA Announcements
  • Parent Involvement/Parent Center
  • Payroll Certification
  • School Police Liason
  • Title I


Stephen Foster
Assistant Principal
Responsibilities
Departments: Math, ESL
Committees: Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA), Professional Development
  • Bell Schedules
  • Emergency Drills
  • Filming
  • Instructional Rounds
  • Physical Plant/Facilities
  • Plant Staff (Plant Manager, Asst. Plant Manager, Custodians)
  • Professional Development
  • Room Assignments
  • SAT
  • School Data
  • School Website (jfkcougars.org)
  • Safe School Plan
  • School Communication
  • Supervision
  • Textbooks
Henry Song

Henry Song
Assistant Principal
Responsibilities
Departments: Special Education
Committees: Technology
  • Academic Data
  • AP Testing
  • Audio/Visual
  • College Exams (PSAT/SAT)
  • English Learner Testing (ELPAC)
  • Interim Assessment
  • Field Trips
  • Fitnessgram
  • Library
  • Special Education
  • Special Education Aides
  • State Testing (SBAC/CAST/CAA)
  • Technology
 
Irvin Castaneda
Irvin Castañeda
Assistant Principal
Responsibilities
Departments: English
Committees: Calendar
  • Athletics/Athletic Supervision
  • Associated Student Body
  • Calendar
  • Graduation
  • JRTOC
  • Kennedy Cares
  • Lawn Chair Fridays
  • Prom/Sober Prom Assembly
  • Safe School Plans
  • School Dances
  • Senior Activities
  • Senior Portfolios
  • Senior Class Council
  • Student Clubs
  • WASC Accreditation
  • Work Readiness Certificates (WRC)
 
Angelica Strief
Angelica Streif
Assistant Principal
Responsibilities
Departments: PE, Electives
Committees: Magnets, ELAC
  • Adult School
  • Back to School Night
  • College Advisement
  • Counseling Services
  • CTE Pathways
  • Diplomas
  • Master Schedule
  • Middle School Articulation
  • Open House
  • Opening/Closing School
  • Parent Conferences
  • Report Cards
  • Rollbooks
  • Saturday School
  • School for Advanced Studies (SAS)
  • SSPT's/504's
  • Transportation
 
Trebor Jacquez
Trebor Jacquez
Assistant Principal
Responsibilities
Departments: Science, Health
Committees: Discipline
  • Attendance and Truancy
  • Breakfast with the Administrators
  • Cougar Talks
  • Enrollment
  • Foster/Homeless Youth
  • Freshman Orientation
  • Marquee
  • Lunch/Parking Passes
  • Link Crew
  • Parent Passport
  • Schoology
  • Student/Staff ID Cards
  • Teaching Academy
  • Youth Services Permits