Friday, August 1, 2014
YOLO COUNTY NEWS
99 CENTS

Jesse Ortiz has what it takes

By
From page A6 | May 14, 2014 |

Jesse Ortiz is the most qualified candidate to be the next Yolo County superintendent of schools. The job is two-fold, superintending the Yolo County Office of Education and superintending the schools in the county.

The first requires diverse leadership and management experiences, skills and knowledge. The latter requires diplomacy and vision, as well as familiarity and experience with the diverse school districts and communities of Yolo County. Ortiz is the most qualified for both.

Ortiz’s three decades of educational experiences in kindergarten to college educational leadership has prepared him for the responsibility of being the Yolo County superintendent of schools. The county superintendent oversees a vast array of programs and services that require a perspective and understanding of the “forest and the trees.” The county superintendent orchestrates the quantity and quality of these services. Jesse is that visionary leader.

Jesse Ortiz has years of experience as an elected school board member and currently serves on the Yolo County Board of Education. This involvement gives him insights into the relationships between and among the county school districts and YCOE. He has worked closely with district superintendents, staff and board members as well as served on various community boards and committees representing schools in Yolo County. Ortiz is that collaborate countywide leader.

Jesse Ortiz strongly believes that public education is the “equalizer.” He has worked many years in our communities, advocating for quality services for children and families, especially those with special needs. As experienced Yolo County superintendents, we encourage you to elect Jesse Ortiz as the next Yolo County superintendent of schools.

Jorge O. Ayala
Yolo County superintendent of schools
Jack Graf
Retired Yolo County superintendent of schools

Comments

comments

Letters to the Editor

.

News

What’s the buzz?

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A1

 
Davis Reads book project focuses on veterans

By Anne Ternus-Bellamy | From Page: A1

Carbahal and Company celebrates 30 years

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A1

 
UCD chancellor is coming up for 5-year review

By Tanya Perez | From Page: A1 | Gallery

Enjoy films, beer at benefit Friday night

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

 
Target hosts National Night Out celebration

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

10 essential herbs are focus of Davisite’s talk

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

 
Parents can learn all about IEPs

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

Bee beard photo wins award

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3 | Gallery

 
Need a new best friend?

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3 | Gallery

Businesses can learn about PR strategies

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

 
 
City of Davis recruits for its advisory commissions

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A9

Seniors share homes for savings, companionship

By The Associated Press | From Page: A9 | Gallery

 
Farmers Market shoppers can pick up free reusable produce bags

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A10 | Gallery

.

Forum

Treat children as refugees

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A8

 
Protect and expand Medicare

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A8

It’s insurance against extremes

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A8

 
Political cartoon was offensive

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A8

Let’s gas up for TAPS

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: A8

 
Railroads, listen up and respond

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A8

Tom Meyer cartoon

By Debbie Davis | From Page: A8

 
.

Sports

Swimley recalls a budding star in Giants’ Susac

By Bruce Gallaudet | From Page: B1

 
Nick Watney leads Barracuda Championship

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

Stuart named to outstanding placekicker watch list

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: B1 | Gallery

 
Going, going, gone: A’s trade Cespedes

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1 | Gallery

Safety Bethea finding a groove with new 49ers team

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2 | Gallery

 
UCD women’s golf tees up tough schedule

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: B8

.

Features

.

Arts

Barnyard Theatre adds ‘Pinky’ performance after sold-out opening night.

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A11 | Gallery

 
WOH to hold auditions for ‘Zuccotti Park’

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A11

‘Tunes on Tuesdays’ come to Freeman Park

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A12 | Gallery

 
.

Business

Grand Cherokee: A grand, and long, ride

By Ann M. Job | From Page: B3 | Gallery

 
.

Obituaries

Nancy Jane Fife

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A5

 
Clara Meyerhoff

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A5

Patricia Eileen Hershberger

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A5

 
John Vernon McLane Wayland

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A5

Don Fife

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A5

 
.

Comics

Comics: Friday, August 1, 2014

By Creator | From Page: A6