Support Services

Hand Student Study Team (SAI)

Students experiencing academic, language, behavioral, or emotional difficulties can be referred by a teacher, parent, or administrator to the SST , which could include the parent, classroom teacher, psychologist, speech therapist, administrator and SAI teacher. The purpose of the SST is to review the needs of the child and develop a plan for success. Prior to referral, the parent and teacher will have a conference and discuss any concerns.

School Psychological Services

Services are available for students who are experiencing significant learning or behavioral issues.

Speech Therapy

Specialized Academic Instruction (SAI)

Children who have been identified as having a specific learning disability, are provided specialized academic instruction. Working together, parents, teachers, and other appropriate personnel develop, an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) to target each child's identified needs.

Community Resources

If you are in need of any service i.e., food referrals, housing, day care, mental health services, after school programs, etc. please call 2-1-1 as they can match you directly to services that would best fit your needs.

http://www.211sandiego.org/

Check out this website for information regarding kid(s) health care including topics related to nutrition, growth/development, social/emotional development, etc. http://kidshealth.org/parent/

Girls incorporated is a non-profit organization providing activities/programs to girls ages 6 – 18. Options are being linked to a mentor, attending workshops from local female entrepreneurs, camps, etc. – http://www.girlsincsd.org/

 North Coastal Consortium for Special Education offers FREE workshops available for parents/faculty apart of San Marcos Unified School District . Workshops cover a variety of topics including positive parenting, autism, behavior management, etc.

 http://nccse.org/educators/professional-dev-opportunities/register-for-workshops-online

 Looking for activities to do after school, weekends or over break? Check out the city of San Marcos’s park and recreation community webpage.

 http://www.ci.san-marcos.ca.us/index.aspx?page=42