• California provides specially designed instruction, at no cost to parents, to meet the unique needs of children with disabilities. This instruction is provided in a variety of settings that allow infants and their families, preschoolers, students, and young adults to be educated with their peers as much as possible; that is, in the least restrictive environment (LRE).

Special Education Services

  • Special education services are available in a variety of settings, including day-care settings, preschool, regular classrooms, classrooms that emphasize specially designed instruction, the community, and the work environment.

    School Psychologists

    Iny De Croos
    Stefanie Flores
    Portia Reddy
    Takia Fischer
    Rachel Freeman

    Speech Pathologists

    Kellie Hier
    Quayla Mauk
    Jasmine Espinoza
    Germaine Navarro
    Tam Nguyen


  • For more information on Special Education visit the Special Education page on the California Department of Education website or contact the Student Support Services/Special Education office at 661-952-1224.

    For more information and parent resources on the Antelope Valley Special Education Local Plan Area (AV SELPA), please click on the following link: AV SELPA Parent Resources