Yolo County Special Education
11 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Yolo County Special Education
Yolo County Special Education provides a range of services to students with special needs in the county. The program is designed to meet the individual needs of each student, and provides a wide range of services to help students reach their full potential.
The program offers a variety of services, including assessments, individual and group counseling, resource support, and transition services. The program also provides specialized instruction, supports for communication, and access to assistive technology.
Yolo County Special Education also provides a variety of support services for families of students with special needs. This includes parent education, advocacy training, and support groups. The program also offers a range of activities and events to help families stay connected and informed.
The Yolo County Special Education program is committed to providing a safe and supportive environment for students with special needs. The program works to ensure that each student is given the opportunity to reach their full potential, and to lead a successful and meaningful life.
285 W. Beamer St.
Woodland, CA 95776
K – 12
Overview Yolo County Special Education
Yolo County Special Education serves 164 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Yolo County Special Education placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Yolo County Special Education
Yolo County Special Education is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Yolo County Special Education is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.