Paramount Unified School District

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Special Education

Sue Saikaly - Interim Director

David Daley - Program Administrator - Secondary
Gina Kasper - Program Administrator - Pre-School and Elementary


Program Specialists

Julie Hernandez - Behavior Support/Autism/Instructional Aide Support - Hollydale, Lincoln, Los Cerritos, Alondra
Misty Copeland - K-8 Curriculum/Co-Teaching - Gaines, Jefferson, Keppel, Mokler, Jackson, Zamboni
Megan Baird- Secondary Curriculum/Co-Teaching - PHS M/S, PHS-W M/S, Adult Transition, CDS 
Rhonda Knox -  K-8 Compliance/Accountability - Wirtz/Pre-School, Collins, Roosevelt, Tanner, Paramount Park
Laurie Watkins, Ed.D. -  Secondary/New Teachers/Induction/WorkAbility - PHS, PHS-W, Buena Vista, Odyssey

District Nurses

Joni Knapp
Liza Kent
Danielle Sawyer
Jill Rueda

Office Support

Roxana Bonilla, Administrative Assistant/Special Education
Judy Guinn, Accounting/ Budget Technician
OPEN, Interim Special Education Data Specialist
Jorge R. Gomez, Sr. Office Assistant

Sandra Franco, Translation Services Assistant

Contact Phone

Fax 562-602-8113