Los Angeles Unified School District  Division of Adult and Career Education
Week of January 26, 2015  Bulletin #21
DATES TO REMEMBER
Second Semester: Jan. 12 – June 4
3
rd Quarter: Jan. 12 – Mar. 20
2
nd Trimester: Nov. 3 – Feb. 27
3
rd Trimester: Mar. 2 – June 4
Student Council Meeting Jan. 27
SDMC Meeting Jan 28
ESL Teacher Advisor Meeting Jan 29
President’s Day Holiday Feb. 16
KATRICE MUBIRU MEETS WITH
PRESIDENT OBAMA
MESSAGE FROM OUR SUPERINTENDENT
Superintendent Cortines has asked our Executive
Director Donna Brashear to express to us his
appreciation to the administrators, staff, teachers
and students of WVOC. He is very supportive of
Adult Education and the services we provide to
support the district’s high school students.
ESL STUDENT GETS JOB
On January 22, a graduate of WVOC's ESL
program was hired as an ophthalmic technician at
the Cedars Sinai Hospital American Eye
Institute. Dr. Georgy Nazarenko, who studied
ESL-Advanced with John Mears in Fall 2014, is a
Russian ophthalmologist, and a protege of a worldrenowned
ophthalmic pioneer, S.N. Fyodorov, who
developed techniques for cataract surgery that are
now used around the world. In the future, Dr.
Nazarenko hopes to pass the medical board exams
and practice ophthalmology in the USA
FEATURED CLASSES STILL OPEN
Day Evening
Catering
Video Production NEW
Computer Operations 1 - 4
at Reseda 3:15 – 5:45 pm
Accounting Upgrade
 (Quickbooks)
Electronics 3
Landscaping 1 & 2
Real Estates Principles
Real Estates Practices
Real Estate Ethics
STUDENT INFORMATION
STUDENT COUNCIL
Tuesday, January 27 is our next meeting in room
209 from 10:00-11:00. All returning student
council members please attend. Teachers, please
send 1-2 student reps.
Principal Candace Lee thanks members of the student
council for their very successful winter toy drive.
STAFF INFORMATION
ESL TEACHER ADVISOR MEETING
January 29, 2015 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Room 105-A
TECH TIP-- DID YOU KNOW?
FREEING UP YOUR EMAIL INBOX
You’ve all gotten them, the yellow warning that
your LAUSD Email inbox is almost full.
Did you know that after deleting your emails you
must delete them permanently to free up space? Go
to your deleted email folder, right click and select
“Empty deleted items.” It can make a difference.
And with e-Attendance coming, it’s a good time to
clean house!
ESL ASSESSMENT & PLACEMENT
TABE TESTING
Tuesday,– 10:00 am, 1:00 pm & 5:30 pm
WVOC Campus  Go to the Registration Office first
Reseda Campus: Tuesdays 3:15 pm and 6:15 pm
Van Nuys Campus: Wednesdays 6:00 pm
WEEKLY HiSET PRACTICE TEST
Every Wed & Thurs 1:15–3:45 pm in room 10
Evening testing: Check with the counseling office
Photo ID & TABE score of 8.0+ required
SIGN UP IN ADVANCE AT THE REGISTRATION OFFICE
HISET TEST SCHEDULE
January 27 & 28 at WVOC
February 11 & 12 at Van Nuys CAS
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