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November 6, 2018 — California General Election

Westside Union School DistrictCandidate for Board Member

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John K. Curiel

8,880 votes (21.68%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Ensuring student and staff safety
  • Improving education for all students
  • Recruiting the best and brightest staff to educate our children



Profession:Peace Officer
Correctional Counselor Ii, California Department of Corrections (1993–current)
President of Westside Union School Board, Westside Union School Board — Elected position (2005–current)
President of Westside Union School Board, Westside Union School District — Elected position (2005–current)


California State University of Northridge Bachalor of Arts, Political Science (1998)
California State University of Northridge Bachelor of Arts, Political Science (1998)


I have lived in the Antelope Valley for over 25 years and have been on the WUSD Board for thirteen years.  We have improved in all areas but more can be done.  I will ask for improvements in all areas until we are the best in the State. 

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Westside Union Teachers Association (WUTA)
  • California Correctional Peace Officers Association (CCPOA)
  • Califronia School Employees Association (CSEA)

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

Reach out to stakeholders to make the best decisions.   Manage the taxdollars as if they were my own, no one wants wasteful spending.  Ensure students are safe, ensure staff are safe, make sensible cost effective decsions to safely educate our children.

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