School Leadership and Support – Special Education and Other Services

Welcome to School Leadership and Support – Special Education and Other Services

Welcome to the School Leadership and Support Department.  This division of School Leadership and Support covers the following areas: Special Education, 504 Plan, Foster Youth, Homeless Youth, Health & Wellness, and Social Emotional Support Services.  This website was created to be a resource for families, staff and community members. Our mission in School Leadership and Support is to provide each student with an appropriate education in the least restrictive environment.  We believe in high quality, evidence based instruction and services for all students and we believe that all students can learn and succeed.

WarmLine Events Corner:

Have you ever worried about a child’s development or wondered how to talk to parents about your concerns? Do you have questions about caring for a child with special needs? WarmLine will provide information and strategies to help you find the answers.
This workshop is open to both parents and professionals. Light meal provided.
Thursday, March 30
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Register by calling Child Action Inc. at (916) 369-0191


SCDD Sacramento Office:
State Council on Development Disabilities

FEAT Family Resource Meeting

Wednesday, April 19 ~ 7pm to 9pm 
The Self-Determination Program: Basic Structure and Overview

(Open meeting for anyone interested) 
Sonya Bingaman, State Council on Developmental Disabilities
Jason Lindo, Alta California Regional Center

Shriners Children’s Hospital Auditorium ~ 2425 Stockton Blvd ~ Sacramento, CA 



Department Phone Number:
(916) 567-5434

Fax Number/Records Request:
(916) 567-5441

Email/Records Request:
Last Name Letters A-L:
Tracy Cobb> 916-567-5434 or

Last Name Letters M-Z:
Tracy Cobb> 916-561-5287 or


Executive Director of School Leadership and Support:
Carol Williams

Director of School Leadership and Support:
Earl Pavao

Coordinator of School Leadership and Support:
Lisa Claussen

Principal on Special Assignment – School Leadership and Support:
Amreek Singh

Administrative Assistant:
(Admin Support for Carol Williams and Earl Pavao)
Tracy Cobb

Administrative Secretary:
(Admin Support for Lisa Claussen and Amreek Singh)
Rosa Rijo

Spanish Translator:
Evelyn Martinez