New CUSD Family Resource Center unveiled

CUSD Superintendent Carlos Gonzales said the district's new Family Resource Center and Student Support Services site will be better able to assist students and parents. PHOTO JULIO MORALES

CALEXICO — For much of the past 17 years, the Calexico Unified School District’s Family Resource Center had been operating out of a relatively small modular building on Highway 98 near Mains Elementary.

For about 15 of those years, FRC coordinator Hortencia Armendariz had held out hope that a more expansive site would be located for its various services and growing volume of clientele.

Staff Writer Julio Morales can be reached at jmorales@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3415.

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