Student Support Services

The Department of Student Support Services provides numerous services and student support to ensure the success of all students.  The primary functions include:

IN THE NEWS: Vaping Concerns
Vaping continues to be a concern with DJUSD secondary students
How can I tell if a child is vaping?

Do you notice artificial smells from behind closed doors like candy, popcorn, vanilla, or fruit flavoring?

  • Are there school supplies or tech products you do not recognize in kids’ backpacks or rooms? How about small vials or eye dropper bottles?
  • Have you come across unfamiliar chargers, coils, or batteries?
  • Have there been changes in your kids’ behavior such as increased mood swings, irritability, anxiety, or impulsivity?
  • Are your kids suffering from more frequent headaches or nausea?

Additional information provided by Yolo County Office of Education can be found here.


E-Cigarettes: Different But Not Safe
Rapidly rising teen use underscores the need for effective risk communication to adolescents.
Read the report by the UCD Veterinary Medicine.

Resources to Combat Vaping in Our Schools

The LA County Dept. of Public Health has put together a toolkit for schools on vaping. Fact sheets & printable posters can be found here

IN THE NEWS: Public Charge Final Rule
Potential impact on public education and programs provided by schools.  Specific information on how this impacts Tk-12 students can be found here [English] [Spanish].
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Laura Juanitas 
Director of Student Support Services

Erin Grey-Merritt
Administrative Assistant 

Department Address
526 B Street
Davis, CA 95616

Department Phone
(530) 757-5300 ext. 140