Welcome to Special Education
We are committed to the identification and service of special education students in the least restrictive environment possible. As a member of the North Coast Consortium for Special Education (NCCSE), we offer a full continuum of special education services that appropriately meet student needs. Our dedicated special education staff provides services for students with disabilities ranging from mild learning disorders to severe physical and mental handicaps. Credentialed special education teachers, speech therapists, occupational therapists, adapted physical education specialists, providers for the visually impaired and school psychologists make up our exceptional special education professionals.
Important Information About Special Education Preschool Packets
April 7, 2017: LAST DAY FOR INTAKES
April 8 – August 13, 2017 NOT accepting preschool packets.
August 14, 2017 First day of school for the 2017-2018 school year AND
We’ll be accepting new preschool referrals for special education assessments.
OUSD Resource Lab
Materials Resource Lab
Providing support to teachers and staff in development of curriculum, behavioral/social supports, and collaborative workshops. The Materials Lab supports our teachers and staff in ensuring that best practices are utilized with Oceanside children throughout our district.
"The time we have with our kids will be effective and efficient, not wasting one minute, one second while we have them in our hands."
What is Special Education?
Special Education is specialized instruction provided for children from birth to age 22 who qualify according to the laws and regulations outlined by the state and federal government. A student may ...more
Special Education Rights of Parents and Children
This information provides you as parents, legal guardians, persons authorized to make educational decisions, and surrogate parents of children with disabilities an overview of your educational rights ...more