• How to Refer for Consideration of Special Education Services

    1. Consult with your child's general education teacher regarding educational progress; or

    2. Consult with the School's special education teachers:

    Special Education Teachers 

    Kara Ranney

     Education Specialist SH

    email

     Amber Vogel 

     Education Specialist   

    email 

     Brad Van Roekel

     Education Specialist 

    email

     Maria Alvarez   

     Education Specialist 

    email

     Serena Hinojosa

     Education Specialist 

    email 

     Kevin Vargas

     Education Specialist SH

    email 

     

     

     

    3. Consult with Chelle Koerner, director of Special Services: 661.763.2300 ext. 331 email

    4. Consult with your child's Guidance Counselor:

     Chelle Koerner  Director of Special Services email 
     Jana Durkan  Guidance Counselor email
     Lillie Murillo  Guidance Counselor email
     Tammy Sutherland  Guidance Counselor email 
     

    5. Consult with your child's teacher regarding his/her educational progress; or:

    6. Consult with other individuals knowledgeable about disabilities including the following:

    7. Students, parents, and staff can forward a referral to the Student Assistance Team (SAT) for consideration of multidisciplinary team assessment; or

     
     Mary Alice Finn TUHS Principal   email
     Chelle Koerner  Director of Special Services  email
     Laquida Wafford  School Psychologist  email


    9. Contact the Search & Serve Office in Bakersfield; or
    8. Parent/guardians may request testing through the SAT; or

    10. View the links page for additional information related to special education. Click here