The Rafer Johnson Children's Center (RJCC) is part of the Bakersfield City School District's Special Education Department. The Department is directed by Dr. Julius Steele. RJCC is located on the corner of Ninth and N streets with normal working hours of 7:30am until 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. RJCC is a PreK site serving students with Special Education needs who either have an Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP) or an Individualized Education Program (IEP).
The Center houses the District's Early Start, STEPS, PreK SH, and Search & Serve programs. Over 40 staff members (certificated and classified) call RJCC home and the Center works collaboratively with many outside agencies to appropriately serve this unique student population. Johnetta Hampton (Adlministrative Secretary I) and Marcy Chacon (Clerk VI) can be contacted for more information at 661-631-5850.
RJCC: Where little hands do big things . . .
Upcoming School Holidays
May 21-25 is Classified School Employees Week
May 28 is Memorial Day - No School
May 31 is the last day of school for students
June 1 is the last day for Teachers to be on duty
June 11 is the first day of Extended School Year (ESY) 2012
July 12 is the last day of ESY 2012