School Choice Fair to Highlight Local Charter Options

SANTA ANA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#schoolchoice–Parents will have the opportunity to meet with charter school
representatives and select the best option for their children at a
charter school fair for National School Choice Week.

Elected officials will be speaking at the event, including
Assembly-member Steven Choi, Santa Ana Councilmember Juan Villegas,
Executive Director/Co-Founder of Scholarship Prep Charter School and
retired Sen. Gloria Romero, Santa Ana USD Trustee Cecilia Iglesias and
actor Noel Gugliemi. The Orange County School Choice Fair will be held
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28 at NOVA Academy Early College High
School in Santa Ana.

Parents interested in learning more about their options for their
children’s education are especially invited to attend. There will be
food and entertainment.

The event will take place during National School Choice Week, which will
be celebrated at more than 21,000 events across the country Jan. 22-28.

“I believe parents and community benefit from school choice options,”
Iglesias said. “National School Choice Week brings awareness to the
different school choice models available to our families and it empowers
parents to exercise their right to choose the best quality public school
option for their children. When parents choose, students win.”

For more information, contact Cecilia Iglesias, education and community
relations director for the California Policy Center, at cecilia@calpolicycenter.org
or (714) 573-2208.

As a nonpartisan, nonpolitical public awareness effort, National School
Choice Week shines a positive spotlight on effective education options
for students, families, and communities around the country.

For more information, visit www.schoolchoiceweek.com,
or visit www.facebook.com/schoolchoiceweek.

Contacts

California Policy Center
Cecilia Iglesias, 714-573-2208
cecilia@calpolicycenter.org