Special Education Department



    Our Mission

    The mission of the Special Education Department is to provide every student with individualized high-quality instruction and well-rounded educational experience while promoting success and developing personal independence through leadership, advocacy, technical assistance, and collaboration among all stakeholders.

    Our Vision

    All SUSD students with disabilities will continue to receive high-quality instruction, programs, and services with an emphasis on inclusionary practices and afforded opportunities.


    Our Values

    • We will continue analyzing data-driven decisions to improve student achievement.
    • We will continue promoting inclusionary opportunities in all educational environments.
    • We will continue implementing evidence-based and classroom-based practices to improve positive and safe learning environments.
    • We will continue following and supporting the district's initiative with the implementation of the ELA and Math curriculum.

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    Special Education Department


    Carmen CarrascoSenior Office AssistantSpecial Education - Records(209) 933-7120 x2577Fax: (209) 943-7716

    Micaela AcostaExecutive Assistant IISpecial Education(209) 933-7120 ext. 2535


    Dr. Jose AvilaAdministrator Special EducationSpecial Education(209) 933-7345 ext. 2770

    Julie RamirezAdministrator Special EducationSpecial Education
    (209) 933-7120 ext.2537 

    Stephanie ReevesAdministrator Special EducationSpecial Education(209) 933-7120 ext.2578

    Vince Hernandez Administrator Special EducationSpecial Education(209) 933-7120 ext. 2587

    Dr. Jovan Salama Jacobs Executive Director of Special Education/Port City SELPASpecial Education/Port City SELPA(209) 933-7120 x2500


    Port City SELPA Office 


    Mary PerezExecutive Assistant IIPort City SELPA(209) 933-7484 ext. 1232

    Dr. Jovan Salama Jacobs Executive Director of Special Education/Port City SELPASpecial Education/Port City SELPA


    Port City SELPA Office1541 E. March Ln.Stockton, CA 95210(209) 933-7484

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