Special Education

The Special Education Department provides a variety of services on behalf of the districts to students with disabilities. It is an advocate to support school districts, families and agencies to assure full educational opportunities for identified students within a range of program options, including:

  • Infant & Preschool Special Day Programs
  • School Psychologist Services
  • CCARE (Catching Children At Risk Early)
  • Eastern Sierra Infant Connection
  • North Star Counseling Center (external website)
  • Mommy and Me
  • Community Advisory Committee
  • Family Resource Center/Network

In addition, the Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) is administered by ICSOS on behalf of the various districts. The SELPA provides technical support for special education issues throughout Inyo County.

Click to view the Inyo SELPA Local Plan (.pdf file, 17MB)

Child Find information (pdf file)


Karen Watson, Director
Brynn Norman, CASEMIS Specialist


166 Grandview Drive
Bishop, CA 93514
Phone: (760) 873-3262 Ext. 2185
Fax: (760) 873-3324