Charter Board

Charter Board Members

Charter Board Members

(Front row, L-R) Andy Edlund, Ashley Pedroza, Desiree Ortiz, Susan Gibb, Alicia Abifadel, Lisa Adray; (second row, L-R) John Besta, Dennis McCuistion, Craig Abercrombie, Steve Arnett, Justin Vasquez. Also pictured are Dr. Ken Miller, Orange USD Charter School Representative, and Dr. Jim D'Agostino, Santiago's Executive Director.



Charter Board Opportunity

Dear Incoming, Current and Alumni Santiago Parents,

Santiago Charter Middle School is seeking new Parent Representatives to serve on the Charter Board. To be eligible to serve as a representative, you must have a student currently attending or who will be attending Santiago, or be the parent of a Santiago alumni.

Participation on the Charter Board is a critical component of the charter school process, and any parent interested in serving the students and community of Santiago Middle School are encouraged to apply.

For further information, please contact Sarah Jarrell, Business Manager at 714-628-5645 or

Thank you,

Jim D’Agostino

Principal/Executive Director

Santiago is a proud partner of the  El Dorado Charter SELPA (Special Education Local Plan Area.)

Many parent resources can be found at the El Dorado County Charter SELPA website:

Governance | El Dorado Charter SELPA