In a unanimous decision, the San Leandro School Board named the new ninth grade campus after Fred Korematsu at its meeting on December 15, 2009. The decision came after consideration of seven names was reduced to choices between Freshman and Fred Korematsu. The official name will be "San Leandro High School, Fred Korematsu Campus." The decision also came before Kathryn Korematsu and Karen Korematsu, Fred Korematsu's wife and daughter, respectively made it to the meeting and addressed the Board.
The Board also approved the first interim budget and elected new officers. Mike Katz-Lacabe will serve as President, Lisa Hague will serve as Vice President, and Hermy Almonte will serve as Clerk.Posted by Mike Katz-Lacabe at December 15, 2009 11:47 PM | TrackBack