Director of Student Services
Department Goal: To provide APPROPRIATE special education and related services for all students with disabilities and necessary support services for all students in the least restrictive environment to support and supplement regular education.
The department includes special education, homebound instruction, counseling, and school nursing services and provides coordination with community agencies and the juvenile justice system. Sixty-One (61) certified and fifty-nine (59) paraprofessional staff work closely in building teams, which include regular education staff and parents, to develop programs and provide services to students.
A full range of special education services is provided for approximately 14% of the school population in both “pull-out” and “push-in” programs on a multi-categorical basis. Related service supports include transportation, speech and language therapy, occupational and physical therapy, adapted physical education, counseling and social work services, assessment, transition, audiology, health services, and assistive technology.