About Region 8

ACSA Region 8 consists of Santa Clara County, at the southern end of the San Francisco Bay Area.

It is made up of nearly 400 schools and more than 30 school districts, the largest of which is San Jose Unified. In all, it serves about 262,000 students.

Region Calendar

Information for our Members  |  Upcoming Events:

ACSA Region 8 Mini-Conference – March 1

We are excited to invite you and encourage you to spread the word to those in your organizations and professional circles to attend the ACSA Region 8 Mini-Conference!  This is a FREE Premier Professional Learning event.  The conference will take place on Thursday, March 1st at Monroe Middle School in the Campbell Union School District from 4:30-7: 00 pm.  Inspiring speakers, engaging topics, networking, food and raffle prizes await you!!   Please register here by Monday, February 26.

Please share this email with others and note that non-ACSA members can also attendBe one of the lucky ones and register soon! 

For more information, see the flyer, and for questions, please contact Sheila Walters at sheila.walters3@gmail.com or Dawnel Sonntag at dsonntag@campbellusd.org.

We look forward to seeing you on March 1st!

Check out our Region 8 Facebook page!

ACSA Classified Educational Leaders InstituteEarly-bird registration ends tomorrow, Jan. 30 for the ACSA Classified Educational Leaders Institute March 1 & 2 in Redondo Beach.

The conference is designed for educational leaders in business/ fiscal services, human resources/ personnel, maintenance/operations, custodial, technology, facilities, student services/instructional, including confidential and administrative assistants. 

See registration flyer for full details:

  • Early bird $265, $295 after Jan. 30 – for ACSA members, non-management, non-credential, not enrolled in a credential program
  • $265 for teams of three or more (from the same district with at least one ACSA member)

ACSA endorses Marshall Tuck for State Superintendent of Public Instruction
See news release here: http://regions.acsa.org/8/2018/01/18/acsa-endorses-marshall-tuck-for-state-superintendent-of-public-instruction/

Women’s Leadership Network Event: Fulfilling Your Leadership Potential
February 26, 2018, 6pm – 9pm, Silicon Valley Capital Club

Join Dr. Mary Ann Dewan, and Allison Kluger, Communications Expert and Stanford Instructor, to learn how to capitalize on your executive presence and branding to empower you to fulfill your leadership potential. For more information and to RSVP, see the flyer here: ACSA Region 8 (4)

See more Photos from the 2017 Leadership Summit Reception!

California Gubernatorial Candidate Forums
See more information in News and Resources.

Friendly Reminder October is a Grassroots Advocacy Month
We want to encourage members of our Region to connect with local legislators and invite them to school and district events.

Region 8 President, Norma Rodriguez with Milpitas School Board of Education Member, Robert Jung and Assembly Member, Ash Kalra celebrating Mid-autumn Festival at Randall Elementary School.

Let’s reach out to our legislators!

ACSA Seeks Assistance from Region 8 to Begin New Strategic Plan
Click here for more details

Region 8 Membership Event – Escape Room 10/23/17

Order your Leadership Summit Voucher by September 25!
Summit 17 Voucher Order Form

October is Grassroots Advocacy Month

Region 8 join hands to Educate & Advocate as per our Plan.  For more information and resources, go to News and Resources.

See ACSA Statement and Resources on DACA

Region 8 Executive Board Meeting and Leadership Forum
Leadership Forum. Sept.21 2017

State ACSA Board Officer Nominations Due Sept 8! See here for more details: https://www.acsa.org/About-Us/officer-nominations

Presentation from the Region 8 Leadership Retreat: https://sites.google.com/musd.org/acsaregion8/2017-18-documents