Parents are invited to actively participate in the many school volunteer opportunities at Hiram Johnson and there are many possible ways to become involved.

Parents may serve on school governance entities such as the School Site Council, provide support to a sports team, or chaperone a field trip.

For more information, contact parent coordinator Stella Degadillo at 277-6300 extension 1025.

English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC) / Comité Consejero para Estudiantes de Inglés


This parent committee provides input on a variety of subjects including advising the School Site Council and administration on better ways to serve the student community of English Learners. 

ELAC Meetings for 2019-2020. 

Oct 2, 2019

Dec 4, 2019

January 29, 2020 at 8:30 am and 5:30 pm in C5

March 4, 2020 at 8:30 am and 5:30 pm in C5 -CANCELLED

April 1, 2020 at 8:30 am and 5:30 pm in C5-CANCELLED

Site Council


This elected body oversees the school’s categorical monies—bilingual and Title I funds. Responsible for Hiram Johnson’s School Development Improvement Plan (SDIP), and the School Safety Plan (SSP), the council meets on the second Monday of each month, September through May. 3:45-4:45 in C5.

SSC Handbook

Legal Mandates & Requirements

Ed Code



Below you will find a variety of methods you can use to support Hiram Johnson students and the faculty and staff who serve them.

Donors Choose

Support a Hiram Johnson teacher through the Donors Choose website