• Discover Dream Connect

    Interactive & Fun workshops. Help create a connected and engaged PUSD community for children with disabilities.

    Flyer (English/Spanish)

    October 11, 2023-5:30-7:30pm


    Descubrir Sonar Conectar

    Talleres interactivos y divertidos. Ayude a crear una comunidad del PUSD conectada y comprometida para niños con discapacidades.

    Folleto (ingles y espanol)

    11 de octubre 2023-5:30pm-7:30pm


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    The Pasadena Unified School District's Special Education Division is committed to the educational success of students who have disabilities. Our department provides services for students with disabilities from our Early Start (infant) through age 22 years in our Adult Transition and Workability programs.


    The Special Education Division is committed to students and supporting them throughout the educational journey by establishing equitable programs and inclusive environments that ensure active participation in the learning process and prepares every individual for a successful and independent future after graduation.


    We provide a caring, engaging, challenging educational experience for every student, every day in partnership with our families and communities. 

  • Special Education Division Goals
    • Build strong schools and parent relationships.
    • Strengthen the IEP Process
    • Improve learning and student outcomes
    • Strengthen the partnerships with general education educators

     Special Education



  • PUSD Main Office/Help Line:


    Ext. 88600


    Department Email:



    CAC Information:

    For more information on our next CAC meeting, please click here or you email cac@pusd.us.


    Dr. Jovan Jacobs

    Associate Superintendent, Specialized Student Supp./SELPA

    626-396-3600 ext. 88605


    Ms. Alma Ellis

    Director, Special Education

    626-396-3600 ext. 88616


    Susan Allarid

    Executive Secretary 

    626-396-3600 ext. 88605


    Department Email:



    Record Request:

    Contact Gig Phoong via email (phoong.gig@pusd.us) cc: Elizabeth Schob (schob.elizabeth@pusd.us or fax 626-405-9946.