Welcome to the Intervention Department

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    The Washoe County School District Intervention Department's supports the district's promise to know every student by name, strength, and need by working in partnership with students, families, schools, and community agencies to ensure the success of all students.  We work to identify and remove barriers that cause chronic absenteeism and build resiliency with children and families.

    The Intervention Department is comprised of the following programs:

    • Attendance: provides guidance, policies, and supports to build and maintain good attendance habits for all students. Doug Taylor, 775-337-9932
    • Children in Transition: services for students and families who are identified as homeless.                                           Colin Usher, 775-353-6938
    • Family Resource Centers: resources and services for children, parents, and senior citizens in the community.           775-204-1408
    • Re-engagement Program: services for students who dropped from school prematurely or who are not enrolled in school.
    • Chronic Absenteeism and Truancy Intervention: services for students who are habitually truant or chronically absent from school. 


    Go to the Student Accounting Department web page for student records, transcripts, registration, variances, etc. 

Contact Us

  • Rechelle Murillo, MSW, LSW

    Director, Intervention Department 


    Doug Taylor

    Attendance Coordinator 


    Colin Usher

    Children in Transition Program Coordinator


    Family Resource Centers


    Dodi Broker

    Administrative Secretary




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  • The District prohibits bullying, cyber-bullying, harassment, sexual harassment, discrimination and/or retaliation in any of its educational programs/activities, employment, and employment opportunities.  For the District's full Notice of Non-Discrimination statement as well as methods to address questions and concerns please visit our Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web Accessibility page.

    For more information, visit the Civil Rights Compliance Department page.

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    Para más información visite   Civil Rights Compliance Department page.