Bonsall Unified School District

Special Education

The Bonsall Unified School District (BUSD) Special Education Department is committed to ensure that all children with disabilities have available to them a Free and Appropriate Public Education (FAPE) that emphasizes special education and related services designed to meet the unique needs and prepare them for further education, employment, and independent living. 


The Bonsall Unified School District (BUSD) is a member of the North Coastal Consortium for Special Education (NCCSE) Special Education Local Planning Agency (SELPA).  


NCCSE SELPA Local Plan 2016

NCCSE SELPA Annual Services Plan 2019-2020

NCCSE SELPA Annual Budget Plan 2019-2020


Guide to Special Education

The Guide to Special Education briefly explains the basics of the Individualized Education Program (IEP) process, including determining if a child is eligible, the components of the IEP, tips for preparing for an IEP meeting and more. 


Download the Guide to Special Education: (English) PDF (Spanish) PDF



District Office

David Moore 
Executive Director of Educational Services/Special Education
David Perez

Special Education Program Specialist


Marisa Mendez

Administrative Assistant 
Office Line: (760) 631-5218 Ext. 1012
Fax: (760) 631-5219 
Office Hours:  7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.