Special Olympics Fresno County Schools Partnership Program

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The Fresno Unified School District and Special Olympics Northern California have formed a true partnership by providing the Schools Partnership Program for the special education students in the Fresno school district.  Several key school personnel along with staff from Special Olympics Northern California collaborate on this successful program.  Students participate in 12 of the traditional community sports that are offered by Special Olympics and the community program.

 

Like our other schools partnership programs the Fresno program is mostly contained within the school day.  This maximizes  the ability for students to participate in sports and to utilize what is learned on the courts and fields as tools in the classrooms.

 

Upcoming Soccer Competition

10/10/14 - Clovis North High School, 2770 E International Ave,, Clovis  map it

 

 

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Special Olympics and our Schools Partnership program touch the lives of everyone who embraces it.  We'd love you to share your experience and how the program touched you.  Simply join our community and you will gain access our to website where you can share your story.

 

 

County Statistics:
Student Athletes: 1625
Schools: 42
Non Disabled student supporters: 350

Participating Schools

 

If you would like to lend your support to our Schools Partnership Program, please see the Support our Schools page. We can’t provide our valuable programs without you.

 

 

Fresno County Special Olympics Schools Coordinator Contact:

Oscar Hinojosa

oscarh@sonc.org

559-355-6034