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Williams Complaint Truman Benedict Elementary School

Complaint Filed November 17, 2017

CUSD has 30 Capistrano Working Days to remedy the Emergency Repairs. 

CUSD must respond to the Complainant within 45 Capistrano Working Days of receipt of the Complaint. CUSD needs to respond by February 8, 2017.

Complainant has 15 days to Appeal CUSD's decision to the CDE if the response is not satisfactory. 

The Appeal must contain a copy of the original complaint to CUSD and a copy of CUSD's decision.

The November 1, 2017 Facilities Condition Assessment Truman Benedict Elementary School Final Report can be found at the following link and is the basis of this complaint:


This report is 174 pages and documents all facilities issues with pictures.

Truman Benedict Elementary School has $1,590,800 in EMERGENCY REPAIRS aka conditions that require immediate action to:

a) correct a cited safety hazard,

b) stop accelerated deterioration, and/or

c) return a facility to operation. 

Facilities issues include; but are not limited to:

Roof Construction 700
Exterior Walls 59,200
Exterior Doors and Grills 73,600
Roofing 793,100
Horizontal Openings  5,100
Domestic Water Distribution 1,300
Cooling Systems 646,800
Ventilation 9,400
Fire Protection 1,300
Site Development 300