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Division of Special Education

  • About Us

  • Anthony Aguilar
    Chief of Special Education, Equity and Access

    Tony Aguilar, Director


  • Mission

    Provide leadership, guidance, and support to the school community in order to maximize learning for all students within an inclusive environment so that each student will contribute to and benefit from our diverse society.


  • Dr. Maribel Luna
    Senior Director, Special Education

    Dr. Maribel Luna Photo

  • Vision

    Inspire all students to reach their maximum potential as productive and responsible citizens.



Division of Special Education Fingertip Facts 2019-2020

  • — Special Education at a Glance —

    Type of Services 38
    Type of Services
    Students Served 81,062
    Students Served
    Number of Services 339,951
    Total Yearly
    Services Provided
    Source: 2019-20 CALPADS EOY 16.6 Report

    LAUSD SWDs 65,521
    LAUSD Students with Disabilities (SWDs)

    Elementary School 30,648
    Elementary School 

    Middle School Kids 11,905
    Middle School
    High School Students 14,010
    High School
     Source: Open Data for 2019-2020 SY

  •  Los Angeles Unified School District ♦ Division of Special Education 

    333 South Beaudry Avenue, 17th Floor, Los Angeles, CA  90017