Monterey County Office of Education

Leadership, Support and Service to Prepare All Students for Success

Dr. Deneen Guss, County Superintendent of Schools



Monterey County Special Education Local Plan Area

Regional Collaboration for Student Success

901 Blanco Circle · West Campus 17 and 18 · Salinas, CA 93901

831.755.0342 · Fax 831.754.5865



Welcome to the Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) page of the Monterey County Office of Education website. On these pages you will find information about the SELPA and the various services offered. Meeting agendas and minutes, IEP tools, professional development opportunities for parents and educators, and other resource information is also available for viewing and downloading. We hope you enjoy exploring our different programs and encourage you to contact us if you have any questions.


Kenyon Hopkins, Executive Director
Monterey County SELPA

SELPA Services and Directory

SELPA Help Desk

Parent's Corner

Monterey County School Districts Reopening Plans

California Department of Education (CDE) Coronavirus Response and School Reopening Guidance

U.S. Department of Education COVID-19 Resources for Schools, Students, and Families


Kenyon Hopkins, M.S.

SELPA Executive Director
Phone: 831.755.0342

Irenea Herrera

SELPA Administrative Assistant
Phone: 831.755.0342