LAUNCH Preschool is dedicated to preparing students of all ability levels for Kindergarten.
The Torrance Unified School District special education preschool programs provide early intervention for children between the ages of three and five years old utilizing a variety of service and placement options that move from the least restrictive to most restrictive settings.
Autism Spectrum Services & Inclusion Support Torrance Team (ASSISTT) is a specialized related service team that is trained to provide support to students, staff and parents in the areas of behavior, social skills, play, and discrete trial instruction.
The Lead Staff provide guidance and structure for our programs. We appreciate the following staff for providing outstanding leadership.
Ally Bader, Program Specialist
Susan Lee, Psychologist
Jessica Ghobrial, Afternoon LAUNCH Teacher
Katie Corcoran, Occupational Therapist
Val Soohoo, SLIP
Yvonne Brown, SMILE
Margaret Yadron, TOPSS
Dr. Teresa Lanphere is the Principal of LAUNCH Preschool and Programs.