September 28, 2012Krisztina Tokes Maria CasillasDirector of Asset Management Chief of School, Family &Facilities Services Division 23
FLR Parent Community ServicesLos Angeles Unified School DistrictRoger Finstad 1360 W. Temple StreetDirector of Maintenance and Operations Los Angeles, CA 90026Facilities Services Division 22
FLRLos Angeles Unified School District333 South Beaudry AvenueLos Angeles, CA 90017Dear Ms. Casillas, Ms. Tokes and Mr. Finstad:This is our report of the Prospective Analysis of Parent Centers.These are the report’s key sections:
The Executive Summary describes the scope of the analysis and provides an overview of what wasfound.
Benchmarking – Presents information on Parent Centers from various unified school districts.
Part I – Describes the current status of LAUSD Parent Center enhancements in Board District 5 usingBoard Member Priority Funds.
Part II – Describes the current status of LAUSD Parent Center enhancements districtwide using bondfunds from the Facilities Services Division Strategic Execution Plan.
Appendix A contains samples of parent surveys for Parents Centers. Appendix B contains a sampleof a survey that determines the number of Parent Centers districtwide. Annex A lists others receivingcopies of the report. Annex B lists the members of the audit team.I appreciate the courtesies and cooperation extended to us during the audit.Sincerely,Katharine MonishiInterim Deputy Inspector General, Internal AuditAlfred RodasInspector General, Interim
Cc: Mark Hovatter, Interim Chief Facilities ExecutiveJaime Aquino, Deputy Superintendent of Instruction
333 South Beaudry Avenue, 12
Floor, Los Angeles, California 90017Telephone: (213) 241-7700 Fax: (213) 241-6826
Los Angeles City Board of Education
Office of the Inspector General
Mònica Garcìa, PresidentTamar GalatzanBennett KayserNury MartinezMarguerite Poindexter LaMotteRichard VladovicSteve Zimmer
Members of the Board
John E. Deasy, Ph.D
Inspector General, Interim