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Student Support Services

The Student Support Services Department serves the Newport-Mesa population in the areas of: community and student services, special education, and health services.  The Assistant Superintendent of Student Support Services plans, organizes, administers and provides leadership for these District programs.

The Student Support Services Department is responsible for the operative coordination, delivery, evaluation, and refinement of student services throughout the district. The division also ensures that all programs are in alignment with the outcomes for student success as identified in the district’s strategic plan.  Specific programming within the Student Services Department includes, but is not limited to, special education; health services; psychological and social work services; Section 504; child welfare and attendance; student guidance and discipline.

Student Support Services include the following departments:

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Contacts

Dr. Sara Jocham, Assistant Superintendent
Student Support Services/SELPA
2985 Bear Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
sjocham@nmusd.us

Jacqueline Gonzalez
Executive Assistant/Confidential
jgonzalez@nmusd.us
2985 Bear Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92926
714.424.5058
714.424.5071 Fax