Sonoma County Office of Education

CARES Plus 2015-2016 Enrollment


CARES Plus is now fully enrolled for the 2015-2016 program year but is still accepting applications. Applicants will be placed on our wait list.

Enrollment Deadline
CORE Only and/or Component B — Sept 25, 2015

Applications must be received no later than 4:30pm on the due date.


How to Apply/ get on the Waiting List

Download the application below or e-mail your name and address to smarron@scoe.org to receive an application by mail.

CARES Plus Flier | English & Spanish

CARES Plus Program Application | English | Spanish

CARES Program Booklet | English | Spanish



The Sonoma CARES program is funded by First 5 Sonoma County, First 5 California, and the California Department of Education’s Staff Retention Program (AB 212).

Lisa Wittke Schaffner, Board Member
"The Sonoma County Board of Education sets policy for its alternative education program, serves in an oversight role for SCOE, and supports our educational agenda. We believe every student has a unique set of abilities, potential, and needs. Our board compliments the work and innovation of SCOE, and serves as an educational partner for the Sonoma County community." - Lisa Wittke Schaffner, Board Member