Pupil Personnel Services

  • Welcome to the PPS Department

A Message from Dr. Escobar

  • The Pupil Personnel Services Department serves primarily as an advocate for all students in the realm of student support services and as a consultant to school staff and parents/ guardians on a variety of issues. The Pupil Personnel Services Department supervises and oversees the delivery of general education services provided to students including Response to Intervention services (RTI), mandated tutorial services, 504 accommodation plans, home instruction, and counseling services, as well as general educational support. The department also coordinates procedures and regulations for student services and aligns practices across the district with specific regard to attendance, discipline, student records management, and student registration.

    Sincerely,
    Edward Escobar
    Director of Pupil Personnel Services

Department information

  • The Pupil Personnel Services Department supervises and oversees the delivery of general education services provided to students including Response to Intervention services (RTI), mandated tutorial services, 504 accommodation plans, home instruction, and counseling services, as well as general educational support. The department also coordinates procedures and regulations for student services and aligns practices across the district with specific regard to attendance, discipline, student records management, and student registration. The Pupil Personnel Services Department serves primarily as an advocate for all students in the realm of student support services and as a consultant to school staff and parents/ guardians on a variety of issues.

    • Code of Conduct
    • Dignity Act for All Students
    • McKinney-Vento
    • Attendance
    • AVID - Advancement Via Individual Determination
    • FERPA
    • Guidance K-12/College & Career
    • Homebound instruction/Tutoring
    • Home Schooling for Parents
    • Registration
      • Kindergarten Registration
    • Non-Resident/Tuition Students
    • Residency
    • Response to Intervention (RTI)
    • Section 504 "Rehabilitation Act"
    • School Health Services/School Nurses

Our Mission

  • The mission of the department resonates across all constituencies and all eight schools. It includes the following essentials:

    • Commitment to the education of all of our students

    • Collaboration with parents and all staff working with our students to ensure his/her success in school

    • Support of best practices and a commitment to explore innovative approaches in the field

    • Support of professional development for all staff

    • Collaboration with building principals to support students and staff

    • Partnership with general education initiatives such as, Response to Interventions and enrichment, which offers tiered support services for students