ACSA at 50 | Charter member: John Blaydes
November 15, 2021
California Superintendent of Schools Wilson Riles, left, visits Jack L. Weaver Elementary School in Los Alamitos USD in 1981. Weaver School Principal John Blaydes, right, was a recipient of California’s National Distinguished School Principal in 1988.
“I’m very pleased to have been a member of ACSA since 1971 and active in the association for many years. I really appreciate the professional support of ACSA for my educational growth and professional responsibilities. I was Chairman of the Elementary Education Committee and also Director of ACSA Principal’s Academy during my years in ACSA.”
Thank you for your service to ACSA, John! ACSA members are invited to share what the association has meant to them by e-mailing Visit for more ways to celebrate #ACSAat50.
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