Special Education

Special Education Staff
(408) 201-6040
Fax: (408) 201-6045

Telephone Extension
Michael Vogel, Director Special Education 201-6040 51040
          Jayne Giangreco, Executive Secretary 201-6043 51043
          Karen Haas, Staff Secretary 201-6042 51042
Jessica Patterson, Coordinator Special Education 201-6044  51044
          Kristen Curtis, Program Specialist 201-6046 51046
          Rina Sutaria, Program Specialist


Guidelines, Definitions, Child Find, IEP Process, Section 504, Student Discipline

• Special Education

Please see the forms section under Ed Services for related forms

o Guidelines and Definitions
Extended School Year
o Procedure for Selection and Eligibility for Extended School Year
o Documenting the Decision for Extended School Year at the IEP Meeting
o General Misconceptions Regarding Extended School Year

• Child Find – English  (Spanish)
IEP Team Process

Section 504

Student Discipline

Full Inclusion

Standardized Assessment

Promotion/Acceleration & Retention

Special Education Placement

Interdistrict Attendance Agreements

Enrolling Special Education Students

De-Enrolling Special Education Students

Facts for Parents Regarding Section 504

How to File a Complaint with the School
o Initiating a Complaint
o Unresolved Complaints

• How to Request a Due Process Hearing with the School District
o Due Process
o Due Process Hearing: Participants Rights

How to File a Formal Complaint with the Office for Civil Rights
o Required Information

• Appendix A
o Filing a Section 504 or ADA Complaint
o Section 504/ADA Complaint Form
o Discipline Procedures for IDEA and 504 Students
o Behavioral Emergency Report