LAST CALL to submit questions for Lowell Admin/Mr. Beltan
PTSA Election & General Meeting:  Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Date:  Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Time:  6:30p - 8:30p
Place: ONLINE Zoom info here

The meeting agenda will include: 

1) PTSA business & Treasurer's Report

2) 2020-2021 Lowell PTSA Executive Board Election

3) Lowell Administration update and member Q & A with Orlando Beltran, Assistant Principal
Please submit questions you have for Mr. Beltran here by May 5th. We will do our best to cover as many questions as time allows.   

RSVP here 
2020-2021 Lowell PTSA Executive Board Election 

With CAPTA guidance, the Lowell PTSA will hold their annual election via Zoom during the May General Membership Meeting. Our election will focus on the 8 officer positions outlined in the bylaws.  We are still seeking a parent to fill the Treasurer position.  

Voting will be conducted via a Zoom Poll.  If you have multiple PTA members in the same household and wish to register your individual vote, please sign into the zoom meeting with a unique email address. 

The Nominating Committee is grateful to these parents and students leaders for their willingness to serve our Lowell community. 

Slate of candidates for election to the 2020-2021 school year:

President: Tiffany Abuan - parent

****Treasurer: Available Position - We need you! 

Secretary: Rhea Iyer - student -  incumbent

Vice President of Grants: Cleo Guerrero - student - incumbent

Vice President of Special Programs: Eva Gamboa - parent

Financial Secretary: Jenny Gibson - parent -  incumbent

Auditor: Abeer Choudhary - parent

Historian: Brennan Chan  - student - incumbent

There are also a number of appointed positions available.  We are thankful to those who have graciously volunteered to assume some of these vital roles.  You can find more info here:

To nominate yourself for Treasurer or explore other leadership roles, please contact Eva Gamboa, Nominating Committee Chairperson, at 415-244-6875 or email

Video from 2nd District PTA:  All You Need to Know About the SFUSD Budget 

2nd District PTA has been hosting events/video calls on Wednesdays. During the most recent call SFUSD budget staff provided information on the state of the district’s budget for the remainder of the school year and for the 2020-2021 academic year, as well as the impacts on school site budgets. 
Guests included: Chief Financial Officer Meghan Wallace, Deputy Superintendent Myong Leigh, and Director of Strategic Resource Planning Anne Marie Gordon

If you missed the meeting on Wednesday, April 29th, you can view it here:

Lowell Administration Message to Families (May 3, 2020) 

Please click on the attachment to read a Lowell High School update letter from Principal Swett.

May 3 Message to Parents - English.pdf 

May 3 Message to Parents - Mandarin.pdf 

May 3 Message to Parents - Spanish.pdf

College Readiness Programs
Thank you to our PTSA supporters and our volunteers on the CRP Committee for providing valuable college readiness programs to all students!  If you missed out or just want to review, we are please to share a video recording 

Jumpstart your Personal Statement! - a College Readiness Presentation Tue, Apr 21, 2020 

Food Resources 
Please spread the word:  Here are the locations, days & times of all SF Food Bank pop-up pantries.  (They are at SFUSD school sites so students & families can also access breakfast & lunch.) 

The Food Bank is not checking IDs or requiring pre-registration.  They are committed to sharing food with all who are in need.
Technology & Internet Resources 
Chromebooks and internet access available for SFUSD students at
Lowell PTSA Facebook
Lowell PTSA Instagram
Lowell School website
SF Unified School District
Lowell Care
PTSA Website
Parent/Student Bulletins
The College Center
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