Douglas Education Service District








About Us

Douglas ESD’s central office is located at 1871 NE Stephen's street in Roseburg, Oregon. Recreational and cultural opportunities can be enjoyed year-round throughout the county. Within 90 minutes, residents can drive west to the Oregon Coast, east to Crater Lake and the Cascade Mountains, north to Eugene, Oregon’s second-largest city, or south to Medford/Ashland, the home of fine shopping and the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.

Douglas ESD has a solid reputation among mid-sized ESDs in the State of Oregon. Major resolutions and contract services include early intervention/early childhood special education, program for orthopedically impaired, speech/language therapy, behavior consultants, consulting teachers in areas of special education, and educational, curriculum, and network services. DESD currently employs 109 full- and part-time administrative, confidential, licensed, and classified staff members who provide these programs and services to the thirteen school districts in Douglas County. Component school districts range in size from 151 students to 6,600 students. DESD staff are widely respected for their professionalism, expertise, and dedication to promoting student achievement.