Special Education


Special Education End of Year Celebrations

Graduations The Special Education Department held its annual Post-Senior graduation at the end of May with four students receiving the Certificates of Completion. The celebration ...

Students Enjoying the Holiday Season!

Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays as we pause to appreciate all that we are grateful for. Our staff have been busy working toward ...
Halloween 2022

October Festivities at the COE!

The Special Education Department had wonderful Halloween celebrations in all of our programs! We are hoping that next year our Post-Seniors can return to the ...

Special Education Update – August 2022

The new school year is off to a great start! The Special Education Program welcomed returning staff and introduced new staff at the COE Orientation. ...

Bonnie Shinliver: Celebrating 30 Years of Compassion

Bonnie started off her career with the Santa Cruz County Office of Education working for two years as a substitute aide before becoming a full-time ...

Special Education Update – July 2022

The Special Education Department wrapped up another successful Extended School Year on July 12th. We have solidified our Staff Development agenda and will be hosting ...

Special Education Update – June 2022

The Special Education Department is proud to announce the graduation of 16 Post-Senior students this year! We are so happy for them, but so sad ...
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QiGong for Health

In January, 2017, the students in Anne Spoon’s Post Secondary class started off the new year with a focus on health.
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Special Education Post Senior Student Recognized at May Board Meeting

The Special Education Post Senior Community Based Program is one of the many stellar programs offered by the Santa Cruz County Office of Education.
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Fabulous Fun Day for Special Education Students!

Over 150 of the students enrolled in the Santa Cruz County Office of Education had a really exciting time at the annual Fun Day celebration.