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Inspiring Students of Today,

Leaders of Tomorrow!

Mission Statement

Each CUSD student is equipped academically, prepared socially, and empowered to participate and thrive in a challenging, diverse world.

Vision Statement

Each CUSD student is recognized and valued, inspired to be a life-long learner, and prepared to be a contributing member of our global society.

Core Values

We, the Claremont Unified School District, hold ourselves accountable to:    

  • Promote and encourage the intellectual curiosity, creativity, and individuality of each student.
  • Treat everyone with kindness, dignity, respect and equity.
  • Communicate and act with honesty, integrity and transparency.
  • Embrace high expectations.
  • Be good stewards of our fiscal resources.
  • Provide each student and staff member with resources and support in a safe environment.
  • Support learning environments with varied instructional and assessment practices.
  • Foster staff, student, parent, family, and community engagement.

Strategic Goals

  • Goal #1: Our students will achieve their academic and creative potential in challenging, relevant, and engaging learning      environments that prepare them for career, college, and post-secondary opportunities.   
  • Goal #2: Our schools will provide unique opportunities that develop the whole child by promoting involvement in extracurricular and co-curricular activities and encouraging positive student behaviors.
  • Goal #3: Our district will attract, support and retain high performing, highly qualified staff.
  • Goal #4: Our district will remain fiscally sound by maintaining a balanced budget, demonstrating long-term financial stability and distributing resources equitably, based on student need.
  • Goal #5: 100% of our facilities will be safe, clean, and appropriate to support student learning.
  • Goal #6:  All schools will engage their families and community to increase student success.                      

Board of Education

Mr. Steven Llanusa Mrs. Hilary LaConte Dr. Beth Bingham


Steven Llanusa

Board Service Began 12/2005

Term Expires 11/2018

Vice President

Hilary LaConte

Board Service Began 12/2007

Term Expires 11/2020


Dr. Beth Bingham

Board Service Began 12/2015

Term Expires 11/2020

Biographical Sketch   Biographical Sketch   Biographical Sketch
Mrs. Nancy Treser Osgood Mr. Dave Nemer


Nancy Treser Osgood

Board Service Began 12/2013

Term Expires 11/2018 


David S. Nemer

Board Service Began 12/2013

Term Expires 11/2018 

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Student Board Members


2017-2018 SCHOOL-YEAR

 Second Semester


Maya Aga

Claremont High School

Emmanuel Martinez 

San Antonio High School

SAHS Student Board Member


Board of Education and Superintendent Operating Protocols



The Board of Education is the policy-making body for the District that conducts its work in public.  To effectively meet the District’s challenges, the Board and the Superintendent must function together as a governance team.  To ensure unity among team members, effective operating procedures, or protocols, must be in place.  There are general protocols and those that are specific for the Board and the Superintendent.


GENERAL – The Board and the Superintendent will:

  1. Keep learning and achievement for all students as the primary focus.
  2. Value, support, and advocate for public education.
  3. Operate openly with trust, integrity and transparency.
  4. Govern in a dignified and professional manner, treating everyone with civility, dignity, and respect, while honoring the right to disagree with each other.
  5. Recognize and respect the difference between adopting policy and administering policy.
  6. Uphold the legal requirement for confidentiality on all matters arising from board meeting closed session.
  7. Keep communication open and courteous; while keeping confidential matters confidential.



Presione aquí para ver el documento en español: "Protocolos Operativos de la Junta Educativa y del Superintendente".