Welcome to our website to Re-elect

Cherise Khaund to Mt Diablo School Board! 

  • About Me
  • East Bay Times Editorial - "During trying pandemic times, they have made tough decisions to protect teacher health and district finances"
  • Candidate forum:
    • View the October 4th CAC candidate forum video here: vimeo.com/757027721 
    • Read more about the CAC (Community Advisory Committee) who led that forum on their website here.
  • Endorsements - see the wide range of your neighbors & organizations who support me. I'm proud to have worked collaboratively with elected officials at city, county and state levels to ensure quality schools.
  • a short video where I discuss my first term accomplishments and goals for the next term
And here's a bit about what led me down the path to run for elected office:
As a parent & community activist, I experienced firsthand how working together produces REAL results to improve our schools and communities.
  • I led and managed a reading program for struggling students in 10 MDUSD schools that showed significant, measurable results for 300 students per year.
  • Serving as PFC President, I launched innovative technology that streamlined communication and increased parent involvement.  
  • Working with a coalition of students, parents, and employees, we sent drafts and spoke up at two school district board meetings, resulting in the MDUSD School Board passing a Safe Haven Resolution.
  • I initiated Safe Routes to School by writing a change.org petition to gain community awareness and to advocate for pedestrian safety. Construction is now complete on two new flashing pedestrian beacons, 3 new crosswalks, a new bike lane, digital speed signs, and sidewalk bulbouts that show down cars and create safer and shorter crossings for pedestrians.
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    Swearing In Ceremony Tonight

    Tonight our Mt. Diablo Unified School District board meeting includes my swearing in ceremony for a second term, alongside Linda Mayo and Debra Mason.

    You’re welcome to come in person, or watch online!

    It begins at 6pm, and will be held at our school district Board room at 1936 Carlotta Drive, Concord CA 94519

    We will also have our board reorganization (voting for President/Vice President for 2023), a report on the first interim financials, and more.

    See full agenda and how to watch/participate here: https://www.mdusd.org/boardmeetings

    Many thanks for your all of your support of our schools,

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