James J Brescia

James J. Brescia, Ed.D.

Message from the Superintendent

Music students from San Luis Obispo County - Music students from San Luis Obispo County and across the country met up for a week-long, immersive summer camp experience on the Central Coast. This was an extraordinary opportunity to deepen musicianship, make friends, and have lots of fun on the Central Coast! The week was comprised of full string ...Continue Reading

I consider it an honor and privilege to serve as your County Superintendent of Schools.  I pledge to provide leadership and service for all schools throughout San Luis Obispo County.  The County Superintendent of Schools serves as a spokesperson and advocate for the San Luis Obispo County students, staff and parents. The partnerships between the schools, families, and the larger community are the backbone of any success in the changing world of education.

Research indicates that whom we train and employ as our classroom teachers and school principals, has a great deal of influence on student success. We cannot underestimate the value of a highly qualified teacher or school administrator.  It is imperative that we act now to encourage intelligent young people to consider education as a profession.

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3350 Education Drive
San Luis Obispo, Ca 93405
Tel. 805-543-7732 | Fax 805-541-2605

James J. Brescia, Ed. D. – County Superintendent of Schools
Valerie Kraskey – Administrative Manager
Linda Meyash – Office Assistant
Debby Davis – Office Assistant

Pat Renshaw – ETC Technician
Joanna Wemple – Communications Coordinator