Special Education

The Shasta Union High School District’s Special Education Department provides a continuum of special education services.

These services include: assessment, academic instruction, speech and language, adapted physical education.

The Special Education Department operates the Catalyst Program, which is a regional program sponsored by the Special Education Local Plan Area. The Department also serves as the lead agency of the High School Consortium, which jointly oversees the Special Day Class Intensive Adult Program, and the WorkAbility I Program.
Special Education Office:
Phone: 530.241.3261
Fax:  530.245.2631
Tim Calkins, Principal of Education Services
Rebecca Berg, Assistant Principal of Education Services
Shelly McNeilly, Special Education Secretary, Ext. 10541
Marty Mahowald, Special Education Data Assistant, Ext. 10516
Diane Cannan, Lead Psychologist, Ext. 13535
Mitzi LoPiccolo, District Psychologist, Ext. 10545
Loretta Gray Ext. 15520
Kayti Mann Ext. 12532
Speech Pathologist
Lisa Dougherty Ext. 15610/13523
Jinn Jacobson Ext. 12018
District Nurse
Collette Cooper Ext. 10518
Heidi Rich Ext. 16519
Department Chairs
Chris Fort Ext. 12035
Tracy Goschke Ext. 13017
 Jennifer Holden Ext. 15812
Workability I
Eric Peterson Ext. 15610
Daisy Saelee Ext. 15610
Adapted Physical Education
Tina Hill Ext. 15539/12582