Autism Team Mission

The Autism Team provides support for the educational needs of students diagnosed on the Autism spectrum.

  • Support services can be provided at the student, classroom, and/or school wide level
  • Observations and consultations
  • Recommendations regarding appropriate strategies and/or accommodations for use in regular or special education
  • Guided practice and support in implementing strategies
  • Training and staff development
  • Sensitivity training for staff and students
  • Facilitation of transition
  • Parent support groups/training
  • Dissemination of resources

The Sweetwater Union High School District’s Autism Team is committed to providing training to meet the National Standards of Highly Qualified Staff.  We provide staff with regular ongoing trainings through our district and local SELPA offices.  We are also available to provide customized training to meet the specific needs of a student, staff member, or school