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Oak View Elementary Receives Tech-Focused Barona Grant

Official accept Barona Grant check this week Oak View Elementary School recently learned that it is the recipient of a $5K technology-focused Barona Grant, which will benefit the students and staff at Oak View Elementary School and the Oak View community through the Family Resource Center (FRC).

The grant was announced and a large $5K check presented by California State Senator Janet Nguyen to Principal Rosa Guerra in front of more than 800 students during this morning’s Patriotic Assembly. The Barona Grant provides for the purchase of nine Chromebooks for Oak View Elementary students, as well as several more Chromebooks and desktops for Oak View families to use at the FRC.

“We are thrilled about the opportunity to partner with the Family Resource Center and provide new technology tools for our Oak View students,” said Ocean View School District Board President Gina Clayton-Tarvin, who participated in today’s special assembly. “The laptops provided by this grant will benefit an entire community. We greatly appreciate the hard work of State Senator Janet Nguyen and the generosity of the Barona Band of Mission Indians.”

Photo above (left to right): FRC Coordinator Jessica Escalante; State Senator Janet Nguyen; OVSD Superintendent Carol Hansen, Ed.D.; and OVSD Board President Gina Clayton-Tarvin

Photo below: Principal Rosa Guerra speaks to students about new laptops.

Oak View Principal Rosa Guerra addresses crowd