Student Services and Support

Student Services and Support covers the following areas: Special Education, 504 Plan, Foster Youth, Homeless Youth, Student Services, Health and Wellness, and Social Emotional Support Services. This website was created to be a resource for families, staff and community members. Our mission in Student Services 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.

Department Contacts

General Department Inquiries: (916) 567-5853

William Young, Deputy Superintendent

Tom Anderson, Assistant Superintendent

  • Programs & Services
  • Health

Earl Pavao, Executive Director

  • Social Emotional Support
  • Psychologists & Behaviorists
  • Supporting Witter Ranch, Heron, Paso Verde, Natomas High and Natomas Charter

Tracy Barbieri, Director

  • Adaptive Physical Education
  • Supporting Bannon Creek, Natomas Park, Natomas Middle, Gateways, Inderkum High, Leroy Greene and Natomas Charter

Kori Olson, Director

  • Preschool
  • Speech/Language
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Low Incidence
  • Supporting American Lakes, Jefferson, H. Allen Hight, Two Rivers, NP3 Elementary, Middle and High School

Josh Harris, Assistant Superintendent

  • Policies & Procedures
  • WorkAbility

Maria Plowman, Coordinator III

  • Homeless/Foster Liaison
  • Supporting Discovery High School

Support Staff & Student Records Requests
Tracy Cobb, Administrative Assistant

  • Student last names: A-L
  • Supporting Earl Pavao, Executive Director and Tracy Barbieri, Director

Magan Kleinman, Administrative Assistant

  • Student last names: H-O
  • Supporting Tom Anderson, Assistant Superintendent and Kori Olson, Director

Rosa Rijo, Administrative Assistant

  • Student last names: P-Z
  • Supporting Josh Harris, Assistant Superintendent and Maria Plowman, Coordinator III

Evelyn Martinez, District Translator/Interpreter

  • IEP Meeting Translations
  • District Communications
  • Department Documents

Rosemarie de Alba, Administrative Secretary

  • General Inquiries 
  • Department Intake
  • Section 504 Plan Records