• LUSD Family Support Center

    Student and family support services is located at the Family Support Center at 100 Lange Street, just east of Lakeport Elementary School.  Staff is available to support families in removing barriers to community services and enabling students to attend school healthy and ready to learn. The Student and Family Advocate, Schad Schweitzer,  connects families with community-based services and assists in applying for Healthy Families and MediCal, along with providing advocacy and referrals to health care providers.  He also serves as the Mckinney-Vento Homeless Liaison to support students and families facing issues associated with homelessness. Schad Schweitzer can be reached via email at sschweitzer@lakeport.k12.ca.us or via phone at (707) 263-2190.  

    Parents and community members are encouraged to direct questions to the Director of Alternative Education and Pupil Services, Rachel Paarsch,  concerning educational rights for students in foster care or homeless situations. She can be reached at 262-3013 or via email at rpaarsch@lakeport.k12.ca.us.   A Spanish-speaking family advocate, Janeth Perez, from the Lake County Office of Education's Healthy Start program is available in this same location.  Janeth can be reached via email at jperez@lakecoe.org or via phone at (707) 262-5617.


Schad Schweitzer
Janeth Perez