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Special Education Services

  • The Calaveras County SELPA/AU assists the five Local Education Agencies (LEAs) in providing a continuum of special education services for students throughout Calaveras County. The SELPA/AU all also has the direct responsibility of providing the following:

    • Speech and Language services for preschool students
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Adapted Physical Education 
    • Physical Therapy 
    • Behavior Services 
    • Vision Services 
    • Deaf and Hard of Hearing  
    • WorkAbility 
    • Infant & Toddler services 
    • Assistive Technology services 
    • Behavioral/Mental Health services
    • Transition Services
    • Nursing is provided by CCOE or the district's nursing staff
  • The Calaveras County SELPA is funded to provide specialized services for special education students ages 3-22 years. These services address the needs of students with the following:

    • Moderate to severe disabilities in the areas of autism
    • Intellectual disability
    • Emotional disturbance
    • Orthopedic disabilities
    • Visual impairment
    • Deaf/hard of hearing and those students with multiple disabilities
    As appropriate and per each student's Individual Education Plan (IEP,) a student can be served in a program in either a district or the SELPA/AU program. 

Contact Us:

Timini Highfill
SELPA Director
Sarah Goodman

Program Manager
Laura Machado

Adult Transition
Program Manager
Christina Bianchi