Supporting Community Engagement & Student Success

LPTSA Updates for January 2023


LPTSA General Meeting #2


Please mark your calendars for our third General Meeting, via Zoom, January 18, 2023, 6-8 PM.

Zoom link  - Agenda here. 


In additional to regular business, we will be reviewing the ongoing Fundraising needs, and upcoming board elections.


We need nominating committee members so please volunteer here.


Join/Renew LPTSA: Please join or renew your yearly membership here.


Call for Leaders & Volunteers


We still need volunteers to serve on the PTSA board

Information on how to join the LPTSA Board

  • School Volunteer - occasional help at school 

LPTSA Board Members include Parents, Teachers, Students, and other community members. We invite interested, solutions-oriented leaders to apply.


Reporting Incidents to Administration (any incident)

Step 1: Please complete a written statement using Lowell's student incident form (link). You may complete this statement while speaking to a counselor or trusted adult or on your own. 


Step 2: Please make sure your statement is given to Ms. Fong ( , Ms. Liverpool (, any Lowell administrator.


Step 3: See the incident reporting process (link) we have established for greater transparency


Student and Family Handbook for SFUSD

Students and families should review their rights and responsibilities listed in the Student and Family Handbook (link). This is a valuable resource for our students to understand their rights to a safe and supportive school campus. As a reminder, if you experience any form of bullying or hate motivated discrimination, please report it immediately to your teacher, counselor or Assistant Principal Liverpool (




General Meeting #2 - November 16, 2022




Join the Lowell PTSA


LPTSA Website


College Center


Lowell Parent Listserv sign-up

Receive Lowell and SFUSD Communications 

Lowell Peer Mentoring 

SFUSD Office of Equity


Board of Education
Meeting Agendas and Minutes


2022 - 2023 LPTSA Board 

Robert Freedman - President - Parent

Karen Catalona - Executive Vice President - Parent

Dr. Michael Jones - Principal

Raymond Chan - Faculty Representative

Terrence Abad - Lowell Alumni Association

Jonathan Bayer - VP of Grants - Parent

Amiya Stroumza - VP of Special Projects - Student

Mihir Mehta - Treasurer - Parent

Emily Yee - Recording Secretary - Student

Amy Iwata  - Hospitality - Parent

Patrice Taffin - Communication Chair - Parent

Linda Holman - Membership - Parent

Raymond Diffley, Camille Seiberling - Diversity & Inclusion Chairs - Parents

Camille Seiberling - Historian -Parent

Austina - Auditor - Parent

CeCe Kaufman - College Readiness Programs Chair - Parent

Diane Porter, Isaac Porter - Safety - Parent, Student

Susanne Derisi - Financial Secretary - Parent

Kim Konami - Lowell Fund Chair - Parent

Griffin Seiberling - Parliamentarian - Student

Hannah Chikere, Rafael Perez  - Student Body Council (SBC) Liaison - Students