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ROOSEVELT HIGH SCHOOL NOTABLE ALUMNI Education

David Schwartz (S'33) Area "C" Superintendent, Los Angeles USD Member, Los Angeles USD Board of Education Exec. Dir. of Los Angeles Assn. of School Admin.

 

Frances (Schenker) Atkins (W'29) Professor of Psychology, Pierce Community College

 

Morris Mautner (W'29) Professor at USC for 18 years

 

Sam Zackheim (W'29) Principal, Morningside High School (Inglewood)

 

Harry Simons (S'29) Professor of Accounting at UCLA Author of Accounting Textbooks

 

Don Brown (W'37) Principal, Venice High School

 

Lillian (Goldstein) Goldman (S'37) President, University Women of Univ. of Judaism

 

Helen (Robinson) Snipper/(S'37) Vice-Principal, Byrd Junior HS (Sun Valley)

 

Alfonso Perez (W'38) Principal of Roosevelt High School Founder of Perez Special Education School (ELA) Principal of Widney Special Education School 

 

Al (Abe) Shillman (W'38) Principal in Glendale Unified School District

 

William Zazueta (W'38) Principal, Madison Jr. High (North Hollywood) Principal, Birmingham High School (Van Nuys)

 

Emanuel Koenig (S'38) Principal, Tarzana Elementary School

 

Eugene Ziff (W'39) Principal, Culver City Schools

 

Louis Goldberg (S'40) Professor of Bible Literature, Moody Bible Inst.

 

Leon Knopoff (W'41) Professor Geophysics, UCLA

 

Charna (Isabel Barsky) Rickey (W'42) Teacher of Scripture, Un. of Judaism

 

Bella (Meshures) Ostrow (W'42) President, University Women of Univ. of Judaism

 

Ruben Holguin (S'42) Boys Vice-Principal, Roosevelt High School

 

John Leon (W'43) Principal Admin. Coord., Area "B" Elementary, LAUSD

 

Diane (Pregerson) Glazer (S'43) President, University Women of Univ. of Judaism Principal

 

John Braikovich (S'43) Principal

 

Hilton Drucker (S'43) Principal

 

Harold Tragerman (S'43) Principal

 

Tommv Sakalis (W'44) Principal, Whittier School District

 

David Bourbon (S'45) Dean of Students, Cal State, Los Angeles

 

Dr. Julian Nava (S'45) Member, Board of Education, Los Angeles USD. United States Ambassador to Mexico

 

Gilbert Popovich (S'45) Principal

 

Harry Handler ('45) Superintendent Los Angeles Unified School Dist. attended Roosevelt in tenth grade

 

Nona (Feiglestein) Kantor (S'46) Vice-Principal, Baldwin Hills Elementary School

 

Pete Martinez (W'50) Principal, Lincoln High School Administrator, Los Angeles USD Board of Education

 

Henry Ronguillo (S'54) Principal, Roosevelt High School

 

Dr. Don Nakanishi (S’67 One of the nation's foremost authorities on multicultural educational practices. Professor of Asian studies, UCLA.

 

Victoria Castro (‘63) Served as a member of the Board LAUSD. Principle of Hollenbeck Jr. High