Somerset provides special education services for students 5 through 22 years of age, identified as needing special education services.
Somerset believes all students have the capacity to grow and learn and should be treated with respect and dignity.
Somerset’s overriding goal is to provide children an opportunity to experience success in structured individualized educational and therapeutic settings in an effort to shift their inner working model to a more positive functional one.
Basketball, Flag Football, and Softball teams practice daily and compete with other nonpublic schools during the week at alternating school sites. The primary focus is on sportsmanship and ability of the students to participate appropriately in competitive environments.

Mission & Purpose

Somerset believes all students have the capacity to grow and learn and should be treated with respect and dignity. Through individualized planning, integrated services, community based, holistic and culturally competent practice, students at Somerset can overcome serious emotional difficulties and reach their fullest potential.

Through selection and participation in individualized evidenced based interventions, the student will develop strong academic and behavioral skills. Empowerment, self-definition, hope and meaningful roles encompass the delivery method that develops the individual. A student will develop an academic knowledge and a set of tools and techniques to assist him/her to restore and develop the ability to live independently, socialize and use effective life management skills.

Contact Us


Phone – 951-789-4405
Fax – 951-789-4738

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m

Denise Yeomans
Vice President of Education
dyeomans@somerseteducation.com

Thomas McMurchie
Director
tmcmurchie@somerseteducation.com

Lorraine Vaccaro
Vice President of Operations
lvaccaro@somerseteducation.com

Fe Santiago
Vice President of Finance
fsantiago@somerseteducation.com

Employment Opportunities


Address and Map

17241 Van Buren Blvd.
Riverside, CA 92504

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Transportation

Somerset provides their own transportation services and students are able to participate in community and vocational experiences off campus and in the community on a regular basis.