Merced County Office of Education

 Special Education


Susan Coston

Assistant Superintendent

Special Education


Merced County Office of Education provides a wide range of services for children and young adults with special needs. Ranging in age from newborn to 22 years, these young people may need special education for disabilities related to hearing, vision, speech, learning or physical development. They are served in a variety of places: homes, local schools, and schools with specialized classes. Services are available to students residing in Merced County.

If you have questions about Special Education programs or services, please call (209) 381-6711.

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30-4:30.

Fax (209) 381-6765








Assistant Superintendent of Special Education