Santa Clara County Office of Education

Opportunity Youth Academy Schools

OYA South County

7680 Monterey Road, Suite 101 Gilroy, CA 95020

Upcoming Events


2018 Workshops

    MAPin will be on-site to support OYA students individually, as well as provide Successful Student, Life Management / Budget Planning, Resume Writing and Interview Skills workshops.
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South County Staff

Cidalia Azevedo

Specialized Academic Instructorand Teacher-In-Charge

Cidalia M. Azevedo holds Multiple Subject and Single Subject/Social Studies credentials, and a SPED intern credential. She is VPSS certified to teach all core subjects. Cidalia has been employed by SCCOE for over 20 years, and is bilingual in Portuguese and Spanish. She loves to teach math and science, and to connect 21st century skills in the classroom. Cidalia motivates students to learn by connecting real life examples to lessons in the classroom. She is a member of NABE, CABE and an advocate for STEM and STEAM, and is passionate about helping students succeed in life. When she's not teaching at OYA, Cidalia likes to spend time with her grandchildren, camp, hike, run, and go to the beach with family and friends.


Michelle Garza-Rivera