Educational Services Department

Learn more about what your child will experience as a student with us here at Inglewood Unified, from their first day of Kindergarten to being handed their diploma and walking across the graduation stage. Our students are provided with a curriculum that will challenge and prepare them for a college education and a successful professional career.


The purpose of the Educational Services Division is to empower teachers and leaders in IUSD to relentlessly pursue the development of high impact, innovative practices to ensure that students realize their dreams and contribute to building a global responsible community grounded in equity and social justice.

Administrative staff information, call (310) 419-2700:

Dr. Bernadette C. Lucas
Chief Academic Officer
Ext: 3025
Yisel Gaeta
Administrative Secretary
Ext: 2721
Director of Student Support Services
Ext: 5170
Leonardo Lopez
Executive Director of Secondary Education
Ext: 2755
Ugema Hosea
Executive Director of Elementary Education
Ext: 2769
Catherine Shaw
Senior Clerk Typist
Ext: 3035
Lourdes Flores
Executive Director of Special Education
Ext: 2754
Dr. Dawnyell Goolsby
Executive Director of State & Federal  Programs
Ext: 2779
Joanna Clifton
Director of Child Development
Ext: 5392
Miguel Perez
Director of English Learners
Ext: 4895
Coordinator of Assessment and Technology
Julio Morales
Executive Director Information Technology
Ext: 2731