Office of Educational Opportunity

Welcome to the Humboldt County School District’s Department of Educational Opportunity, which encompasses the district’s Special Education Department, English Learner’s services, Title 1 services including Migrant Education and Recruiting, Children living in transition and foster children, Preschool Education and Instructional Consultation and Teaming.

There are several departments under the umbrella of the Office of Educational Opportunity. The links below provide you with more information about services offered in our district.

Title 1

McKinney Vento, Title 1

Contact DeAnna Owens at 775-623-8128

Family Resources

Family Engagement

Family Ties

Frontier Community Coalition

Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH)

Children Living in Transition

Homeless policy

* Dispute Resolution Process

Migrant Education

Migrant Education Program

Contact Claudia Means at 775-623-8128

Title 3 English Learners

Preschool Education

Special Education

Special Education-- The Special Education Department offers a wide continuum of programs and services for students who qualify for special education. Humboldt County School District has a full diagnostic staff that conducts student evaluations and provides support services to students, teachers, and parents. Students from age 3-22 may benefit from these services.

Contact DeAnna Owens at 775-623-8128



Autism Resources

Autism Speaks

Autism Library at Sonoma Heights Elementary--Caroline Etcheverry--775-623-8165

HCSD Autism Team--Paul Lords--775-623-8128



Dyslexia Resource Guide


Family Resources

Nevada Early Intervention Services (NEIS)

Nevada PEP

Rural Regional Center (RRC) Flyer

Release of Records



Occupational Therapy Caseload



Physical Therapy Caseload



Staff Directory

(Click on name to email.)