Special Education

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Special Education Defined

Special Education means specifically designed instruction and related services, at no cost to the parent, to meet the unique educational needs of individuals with exceptional needs, whose educational needs cannot be completely me with modification of the general instructional program. Special Education provides a full continuum of program options to meet the educational and service needs of individuals with exceptional needs in the least restrictive environment. This instruction can include a special education classroom, resource specialist program, general education setting, pull-out program, home instruction, instruction in hospital and institutions, and other settings, and instruction in physical education. (Ed. Code 56031, CFR Part 300.26)

Special Education Criteria

  1. Hearing Impairment
  2. Hearing and Visual Impairment
  3. Speech and Language Impairment
  4. Visual Impairment
  5. Severe Orthopedic Impairment
  6. Autistic-Like Behaviors
  7. Intellectual Disability
  8. Emotional Disturbance
  9. Specific Learning Disability
  10. Traumatic Brain Injury

Contact Us

Jose Aldaco
Assistant Superintendent
Special Education Director
(209) 874-1809 ext. 4
Fax: (209) 874-9220 
Hope Jennings
Michelle Day
Connecting Waters Charter School
Maria "Letty" Ayala,
Special Education Program Specialist
SEIS Records Release,
Request Via Email @ SEIS Records Release