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Special Education

Amber Englehart

Director of Special education

Excelsior Charter Schools provides students with disabilities a free appropriate public education. We are an independent study charter school with options for on-campus support. Excelsior provides an inclusion model in which all students are educated in the general education environment to the greatest extent appropriate for each student's individual needs. Excelsior offers all services outlined in a student's Individualized Education Program (IEP), including but not limited to: specialized academic instruction, speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, counseling, and college/career awareness. Excelsior provides these services either in-house or contracted with a nonpublic agency.

If you have any questions about Excelsior's special education program, you may contact Erin Quezada at ext. 1471 or, or Amber Englehart at ext. 1314 or

DeAnna Crocker

Special Education Coordinator

760-245-4262 ext. 1315

Erin Quezada

Department Assistant

760-245-4262 ext. 1471

Jennifer Morrow

Support Specialist

760-245-4262 ext. 1498

Genesis Cortes

Support Specialist

760-245-4262 ext. 1402