About K-22 Special Education Services

The San Mateo County Office of Education's (SMCOE) K-22 Special Education program serves students with special needs from kindergarten through age 22 years. The program includes six Special Day Classes (SDC's) at SMCOE's center site in San Bruno and six SDC's located on integrated school sites throughout the county. Students are referred to SMCOE's Special Education program by their local school district through the IEP process.

Integrated Special Day Classes

The program offers six Special Day Classes on integrated school sites throughout the county. These classes serve students identified with autism, multiple disabilities/orthopedic impairments, and/or emotional disturbance. These classes follow the calendar for school sites where they are located. A link to each school site may be found below.

Special Day Classes at Palos Verdes and El Portal

The K-22 Special Education program operates six Special Day Classes (SDC's) at our Palos Verdes and El Portal schools, located at 1290 Commodore Dr. West, San Bruno, CA 94066.  Students enrolled in these classes are identified as having educational disabilities including autism, multiple disabilities, and/or orthopedic impairments.

Attendance, School Lunch, Records

Lorie Stuckert
Administrative Assistant, Palos Verdes School
(650) 737-8464
lstuckert@smcoe.org 

First Day of School

AUG 16
2021

Labor Day (No School)

SEP 6
2021

Veterans Day (No School)

NOV 11
2021

Thanksgiving Break (No School)

NOV 22-26
2021

Winter Break (No School)

DEC 22-31
2021

New Year's Break (No School)

JAN 3-4
2022

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (No School)

JAN 17
2022

Presidents' Week Break (No School)

FEB 21-25
2022

Spring Break (No School)

APR 11-15
2022

Memorial Day (No School)

MAY 30
2022

Last Day of School and Graduation Day

JUN 2
2022

Sarah Notch

Executive Director, Special Education Services

Email: snotch@smcoe.org

Phone: (650) 802-5629

Tammy Zigler

Principal, Special Education Services E-22

Email: tzigler@smcoe.org

Phone: (650) 573-4010

Christina Passmore

Assistant Principal, Special Education Services E-22

Email: cpassmore@smcoe.org

Phone: (650) 737-8458

James Wong

Administrative Assistant

Email: jwong@smcoe.org

Phone: (650) 737-8446