Welcome to Special Education

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    The Dublin Unified School District is part of the Tri-Valley Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA), a consortium of participating school districts, which include:
    • Dublin USD
    • Livermore Valley USD
    • Pleasanton USD
    • Sunol Glen SD
    • Mountain House SD
    • ACOE


    For information on services, programs, assessments, etc., contact the special education department in your district of residence.  Contact information for participating districts can be found on the SELPA web site listed below.
    For information on the SELPA Community Advisory Committee (CAC) parent support group, information for new special education parents, parent workshops/events, valuable links, terms & acronyms and more, visit the Tri-Valley SELPA website at:

Department Contacts

  • Dr. Lisa Gonzales
    Assistant Superintentent, Educational Services
    925-828-2551 x 8050
    Jennifer Chiarelli
    Director of Special Education
    925-828-2551 x 8031 
    Tara Kyle
    Assistant Director of Special Education   
    925-828-2551 x 8014
    Staff Secretary
    925-828-2551 x 8034 
    Account Technician
    925-828-2551 x 8033 
    925-828-2551 x 8028
    Program Specialist  K-5
    925-828-2551 x 8032
    Erin (Kathryn) DeMartini
    Program Specialist  6-12+
    925-828-2551 x 8037
    925-828-2551 x 8054
    Kim McFadden
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