|Board member, San Bernardino City Unified School District, At-large|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 5, 2013|
|Profession||Retired teacher, college professor|
was a candidate for an at-large seat on the San Bernardino City Unified School District School Board
in the general election held on November 5, 2013.
Kaisar Ahmed is a retired school teacher and adjunct college professor that served for fifteen years in the San Bernardino City Unified School District. Ahmed graduated from the University of Dhaka and studied at Long Island University, Claremont Graduate University and California State University: San Bernardino.
- See also: San Bernardino City Unified School District elections (2013)'
On November 5, 2013, candidates Danny Tillman, Barbara Flores and Abigail M. Medina defeated four challenging candidates for three seats on the San Bernardino Unified School District Board of Education.
|San Bernardino City Unified School District Board of Education, At-large General Election, 2013
||Abigail M. Medina
|| Judi Penman
|| Kaisar Ahmed
|| Sonia Fernandez
|| Joe Navarro
|Source: San Bernardino County, "Governing Board Member; San Bernardino City Unified School District Voter Information" Accessed December 13, 2013
Kaisar Ahmed ran against six other candidates including incumbents Judy Penman, Danny Tillman and Barbara Flores as well as challengers Sonia Fernandez, Abigail M. Medina and Joe Navarro.
Kaisar Ahmed reported no contributions or expenditures to the San Bernardino County Registrar of Voters.
Kaisar Ahmed did not received any endorsements for this campaign.
What was at stake?
Three at-large seats were up for election on November 5, 2013. Incumbent board president Barbara Flores sought re-election along with incumbents Judy Penman and Danny Tillman.
About the district
- See also: San Bernardino City Unified School District, California
San Bernardino City Unified School District is located on the southwestern edge of San Bernardino County, California in San Bernardino, California. San Bernardino According to the 2010 Census, it is home to 209,924 residents.
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San Bernardino underperforms the rest of California when measured on the basis of median household income, percentage of residents living below the poverty level, percentage of residents over the age of 25 with a Bachelor's degree and percentage of residents over the age of 25 with a high school diploma. The median household income in San Bernardino was $40,161 compared to $61,632 for the state of California. 48.2% of San Bernardino residents aged 25 years and older attained a bachelor's degree compared to a 12.7 in California. The US Census also showed the poverty rate in San Bernardino was 28.6% compared to 14.4% for the entire state. The US Census also found that 68.0% of San Bernardino residents aged 25 years and older attained a high school degree compared to a 80.8% in California.