Dr. Roger Rice
Deputy Superintendent, Student Services
The Student Services Branch is comprised of all student services programs operated by the Ventura County Office of Education including Special Education, Court and Community Schools, the Career Education Center (CEC), Charter Schools, Migrant Education, Homeless and Foster Youth Programs, CalSAFE, and Student Competitions.
In fulfilling our "Commitment to Quality Education for All" we teach, inspire and support our students by providing opportunities for them to discover their potential, develop their character, and maximize their learning so they may become life-long learners and world class citizens.
Our students learn in a personalized environment that fosters human dignity and promotes academic, social emotional and personal success.
Our dedicated and caring staff believes that all students can learn, and that quality learning and teaching strategies will help students achieve success by:
Teaching, and encouraging our students to succeed academically, behaviorally, and emotionally in a safe and secure environment of caring, respect, and acceptance
Building resiliency, independence and positive character
Focusing on each student's talents, learning styles and strenghs
Promoting student learning by providing a rigorous, relevant, and realistic curriculum
Gathering data on student progress and adjusting instruction to maximize learning
Designing learning strategies that foster student success
Encouraging collaboration with parents and community partnerships
We encourage you to explore our website and get acquainted with our staff and services.