LAUSD Celebrates Autistic Pride Day


LAUSD is a leader in the field of educating students with autism by providing numerous schools and programs that ensure students with autism have equal access to a high quality education.

From pre-school to high school, LAUSD has developed and continues to innovate educational programs that focus on the unique needs of every student as well as programs that mainstream many of our students with autism into general education classes.

Students with autism may need a variety of behavioral and social skills supports. The individualized education program (IEP) identifies those supports necessary in order for students with autism to access the curriculum.

The Division of Special Education has a variety of supports for students with autism. Families are encouraged to use the following web links to learn about programs and services:

• Click here http://sped.lausd.net/sepg2s/pg2_services.htm to learn more about LAUSD’s Autism Program Support and related services.