Parent Engagement




Welcome to Centinela Valley Union High School District! We are so happy to share our Parent Engagement programs with you. Each of our comprehensive high schools now has a wonderful Parent Center working daily to promote family engagement and student success!





We offer many supports and services for our CV Families:


  • Support with joining School Site Council (SSC), District Parent Advisory Committee (DPAC), English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC), District English Learner Advisory Committee (DELAC), Special Education Parent Advisory Committee (SpEd PAC), Citizen’s Oversight Committee, Parent-Teacher (Student)-Organization (PT0/PTSO), and various academy and special programs advisory boards


  • Bi-weekly and Monthly Coffees with School Staff


  • School Registration and Info-Snap Support


  • School Parent Orientations and Tours


  • PowerSchool Parent Portal Registration and Support


  • Grade Checks and Unofficial Transcripts


  • Communication Assistance (with teacher, staff, and administration)


  • Appointment Scheduling Support (with counselors)


  • Parent Learning Walks


  • English as a Second Language Courses (ESL)


  • Basic Computer Skills Workshops


  • Richstone Parenting Workshops


  • Educational Conferences


  • Parent University Field Trips


  • Arts Docents Volunteer Program


  • Volunteer Opportunities


  • Additional Student Success Programs and Special Events


  • & More



Parent Engagement Staff:


Viviana Hernandez


Title I & Parent Involvement Specialist

(310) 263-3230


Rocio Evans

Hawthorne High School

Community Liaison

(310) 263-4497


Rocio Gudino

Lawndale High School

Community Liaison

(310) 263-3117


Yamilet Panduro

Leuzinger High School

Community Liaison

(310) 263-2271



Richstone Family Center and Centinela Valley Union High School District have partnered to provide our families with incredible parent education classes every month, from September to May. These classes are designed to help our parents and guardians learn essential skills needed to raise happy and healthy teens!
2016-2017 Class Topics (please see flyer for more information or contact our Parent Center Staff) :
  • A Look Inside the Teenage Mind
  • The Aftermath of Early Loss & Trauma
  • The Unique Challenges of Raising a LGBTQ Teen
  • Raising Brave & Courageous Daughters
  • Raising Caring & Compassionate Sons
  • Teen Dating 101
  • Parents, Teens, and the Nature of Conflict
  • Is it Addiction or Teen Experimentation?
  • Mindfulness for Parents
Class information including times and locations may be found on the flyer and school websites. Please contact (310) 263-3230 with questions or concerns.