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Center Joint Unified School District

Child Find


The Child Find process requires the Center Joint Unified School District (CJUSD) to identify, locate, and evaluate all children with disabilities in its jurisdiction. This obligation includes all students who attend private (including religious) schools, migrant or homeless students, students who are wards of the State, and students with suspected disabilities who are not advancing in grade level. (20 USC 1412 (a)(3)(A), 20 USC 1412 (a)(10)(A)(ii)(I), 34 CFR 300.111, 34 CFR 300.131, 34 CFR 300.111(c)(2), 34 CFR 300.101(c), 30 EC 56301.)  This applies to persons aged from birth to 21 years of age.

If you suspect your student needs an assessment, please get in touch with your site principal or one of the following special education Program Specialists:

Ages birth to five years old 
Chris Berger -

Elementary School Ages
Tracie Daubenmire -

Middle School through age 21
Jessica Elmer -