School Climate Services

Bullying Prevention
Bullying Prevention and Education Resources​

The Santa Clara County Office of Education recognizes that bullying in schools is a serious matter that impacts student health and safety.  Resources and information are available to school and community members​​ to assist in addressing bullying behavior and building safer learning environments. 

Gender Identity

Gender Identity

Santa Clara County now has resources dedicated to identifying gaps and facilitating strategies to best serve LGBTQ residents through The Office of LGBTQ Affairs. With new laws impacting schools around LGBTQ populations such as AB 827 and more information about students, we want you to have the tools you need to create welcoming and supportive learning environments.

Staff members from The Office of LGBTQ Affairs are available to answer questions and receive feedback related to LGBTQ student and family support.  Send message to or call (408) 299-4143 for more information.

Local Control Accountability Plan
Local Control Accountability Plan (School Climate, Parent Involvement, and Attendance)
Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS)

Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) is a decision-making framework that guides selection, integration and implementation of the best evidence-based behavioral practices for improving important behavior outcomes for all students.

Safe Schools
Safe School Plans 
  • Safe School Policy and State Mandates
  • Crisis Plans - examples and resources
  • Policy and State Mandates
Student Discipline
Student Discipline​
  • Disproportionality​​
  • Policy and State Mandates
Tobacco Use Prevention Education

​Tobacco Use Prevention Education (TUPE) provides support, training, technical assistance and information to districts in the development and implementation of tobacco free policies and practices in schools.​