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Special Education

Special Education

Breaking Barriers, Building Bridges, and Promoting Equity for All

The Panama-Buena Vista Union School District (P-BVUSD) Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) is committed to seeking out, identifying, and providing special education services to students who meet eligibility criteria for special education services from birth through 8th grade.

Distance Learning

Student safety is of the utmost importance to the Panama-Buena Vista Union School District. We continue to implement and evaluate health practices in the best interest of our students and staff. We continue to work closely with Kern County Public Health to monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Parent Involvement and Tips for Distance Learning (video)

Distance Learning Guideline

Directriz de aprendizaje a distancia 


Records Request

If you need to request Special Education records please contact: Michelle Nunez (661) 831-1906 ext. 6571 or mnunez@pbvusd.k12.ca.us.

Search and Serve

If you suspect that your child has a disability, contact our office or you may submit a referral using the link below:

Search and Serve Portal

Portal de búsqueda y servicio


For further information please contact Gayle Montana 661-831-1906 ext. 6564 or gmontana@pbvusd.k12.ca.us.

Parent Rights Documentation

Information regarding procedural safeguards is available to you under IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) is contained in the Parent’s Notice of Rights in the link below.