Communications and Leadership Development

4850 Pedley Road
Jurupa Valley,  CA  92509
Phone: (​951) 416-1561


The Communications and Leadership Development Department supports learning without limits by routinely sharing information with students, families, educators and the community.  Our department uses a range of communication channels – including social media, the district website, and The Horizon e-newsletter – to keep stakeholders up-to-date on district news and events, peek inside classrooms and tell inspiring stories, and celebrate hard work and achievement districtwide.​

Our d
epartment also provides a range of leadership development support for Jurupa educators.  Through the JUSD Leadership Academy, Golden Bell Awards and many other opportunities, we develop leaders within Jurupa Unified, sparking professional growth, student achievement and a culture of continuous learning. ​​

Communications Department Staff ​ ​​​​​
​​Contact/Email Phone Position
Dr. Trenton T. H​​ansen​​​
(951) 360-7845
​Assistant Superintendent​
Krystal Fr​eeman
(951) 360-7845
​Assistant Superintendent​'s Secretary
Robert Cmelak (951) 416-1561 ​ Director​​
Jovanna Rangel ​(951) 416-1561  Administrative Secretary​
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 Academics

Latest News

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28 Oct2019

JVHS CTE: Innovation

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​“Students/people have to learn to 'do things'!" -- Bryan Kendall, teacher of graphic design and manufacturing at Jurupa Valley High School JVHS, a hub of innovation,...

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28 Oct2019

NVHS CTE: Logistics Hub

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​Q. At Nueva Vista High School, what career pathway trains teenagers for some of the tens of thousands of jobs in the fastest-growing sector of the Inland economy?  ...

 College and Career Readiness

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24 May2019

Celebrating Graduates

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“Instruction ends in the schoolroom, but education ends only with life."  Frederick W. Robertson, English novelist​ This spring, Jurupa Unified proudly graduates...

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23 Apr2019

JUSD Rocks CUE

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​Cue the high-tech creativity … Representatives of JUSD dazzled thousands of educational leaders at the spring CUE conference March 14-16 in Palm Springs.  The annual...

 Extra-Curricular Activities

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21 Nov2019

Students Brighten Parade

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​​​​​ Sunlight streamed along the parade route, glinting off of floats,...

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21 Nov2019

Fires Stoke Unity

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JUSD modeled empathy, unity, and service to community in late October when a pair of fires swept through Jurupa Valley, temporarily displacing scores of residents. ...

 Parent Involvement

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23 Apr2019

Attendance kudos for JUSD

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​ Three-peat (noun): a third win of a particular sports championship, especially the third of three consecutive wins.  This month, JUSD scored a three-peat...

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13 Feb2019

Literary Café thrives

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— “My daughter went up in reading levels; she didn't used to like to read but now that she sees her mom reading, she reads too …" — “Being a role model...

 Staff Shout Outs

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21 Nov2019

JUSD Author Shines

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5.0 out of 5 stars  “Very inspirational!"“Great book!  I am reading this to all my young relatives."-- customer review on Amazon.com...

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07 May2019

JUSD Lauds Retirees

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​ Kind, friendly, helpful, hardworking, dedicated, devoted, passionate, tireless, irreplaceable, the best.  Those are some of the words supervisors and...

 Student Achievements

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21 Nov2019

MVP is a Warrior

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​​​​​The most striking thing about Josiah Sarmiento is not that he has cerebral palsy.  It's that he radiates grit, courage, grace, and determination.  He's also...

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13 Aug2019

Adult Learners Thrive

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​​​“Too old" to get a high school diploma?  Never.   Isabel Hernandez earned her diploma in 2018 at age 71.  And Sean Kavanaugh completed his diploma this...

 Superintendent's Message

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13 Aug2019

Superintendent's Welcome

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​Welcome back to school, Jurupa Valley and Eastvale.  I want to thank you for being a part of the Jurupa Unified School District.The start of school is a time of progress...

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20 Mar2019

Superintendent's Message

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​At Jurupa Unified School District, it is our mission to help every student succeed in college, careers and life.  We do this in part by instilling a growth mind-set...


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