Educational Services Division

  • Welcome to the San Leandro Unified School District’s Educational Services Division. Our division defines and leads all of the TK-12 instructional programs in the district. The Educational Services Division supports the following instructional vision for our students:

    Responsive, Personalized Learning Pathways for Career and College Readiness


    Departments within the division work in an integrated manner to help implement the various initiatives that support Responsive, Personalized Learning Pathways for Career and College Readiness. The division also works to ensure equitable learning outcomes for all students and equitable access to all programs and support services. Everything done by the division is designed to maximize student learning, eliminate the opportunity gap, and create safe, respectful, and inclusive classrooms and school throughout the district. Please visit the individual departments to learn about the key initiatives that support these efforts focused on 21st century teaching and learning.
  • Dr. Sonal Patel
    Assistant Superintendent


    Joanne Clark
    Senior Director of Educational Services
    (Prevention & Intervention Services/Teaching Learning and Educational Equity)


    Colleen Palia
    Director of Special Education


    Dr. Michael Cubacub
    Director of Assessment, Research & Evaluation


    Larry Simon
    Chief Technology Officer
    Michelle Mayfield
    Executive Assistant - Cabinet (Confidential)