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to 1234 Arcadia Ave. Vista, CA 92084

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When you enter the parking lot, there are three portable buildings to the right of the main building. We are in the third (back) building.



The Student Support Services Department provides leadership in the programs and services which support the academic, social, behavioral, and emotional development of all students. Our greatest potential for success lies in our cooperative and collaborative efforts with other departments, campuses, parents, students, and community organizations to meet the individual needs of all students.

The Role of Student Support Services

Student Support Services focuses on an integrated delivery of services. The Student Support Services Department provides support in many areas to enable the provision of specialized services to students as well as direct support to school site programs as needs arise. In addition, the Student Support Services Department provides training and support to district and school site personnel to assist them in their efforts to be in compliance with legal requirements as they pertain to topics and situations within the scope of student services. To see the various programs supported by the Student Support Services Department, under the direction of Kyle Ruggles, click on the Quick Links to the left.

Title IX Coordinator:

Kyle Ruggles, Executive Director, Student Support Services

Ph: 760-726-2170, Ext. 92182,  Email: kyleruggles@vistausd.org

Title IX is a comprehensive federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any federally funded education program or activity.




Important Intradistrict Transfer information for the 2017-18 school year:


The application period for Intradistrict Transfers for the 2017-18 school year is

January 3 through March 15, 2017.






Magnet School Applications - 2017/2018

The magnet school application window for the 2017/2018 school year is closed.



The magnet school application window for the 2018/2019 school year opens January 9, 2018 through February 23, 2018.


Staff Directory

Kyle Ruggles, EdD, Executive Director 

Betsy Jenner, Coordinator Extended Learning and Behavioral Intervention Programs

Michelle Walsh, Coordinator Attendance

Leigh Mc Master, Administrative Secretary I

Maria Mireles, Staff Secretary I

Kylie Woods, Staff Secretary I 


Who to Contact

Student Support Services
 Phone 760-726-2170 ext. 92180
Fax 760-724-3295


Leigh Mc MasterExt. 92182


Athletics, Board Policy, Student Services Conference Room Scheduling, Discipline, Expulsion Hearings, Lifeline Referrals, School Nurse Contact, Student Records, Student Readmission Process, Summer Work Permits, any questions for Executive Director Kyle Ruggles, EdD


Kylie Woods, Ext. 92185


Interdistrict Transfers, Intradistrict Transfers, California Healthy Kids Survey, any questions for Coordinator Betsy Jenner


Maria Mireles, Ext. 92186


Guardianship/Residency, Homeless/Foster Services, Notary Services, SARB/Truancy, any questions for Coordinator Michelle Walsh

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