• Special Education Program 


    The Special Education Department in Lancaster ISD, in collaboration with parents, is committed to addressing the needs of all students, by adhering to federal regulations, state law, and local operating guidelines.
     
     
    Areas of Eligibility
     
    We are prepared to serve students eligible for Special Education in any of the 13 eligibility categories recognized by TEA:

     

    Programs

     

    Students can be served in a continuum of services including:

     

     Related Services, Training, and Support

    Related and support services are available for those students who meet special education eligibility requirements. These services may be required to assist a child with a disability to benefit  from a special education.

    If the need for a related service is suspected, the evaluation must be planned in an ARD. Related services include transportation and such developmental, corrective, and other support services as are required to assist a child with a disability to benefit from special education.

    • Assistive Technology
    • Audiology
    • Transportation
    • Occupational Therapy/Physical Therapy
    • In-Home Training
    • Parent/Family Training
    • Psychological Services

     

    Our dedicated team is ready to provide a Free Appropriate Public Education and is available to answer any questions you may have.

     

    Sincerely,

    Susan Keen, MEd

    Chief of Special Education

    susankeen@lancasterisd.org

    972-218-1639

     

    LaMonica Williams

    Coordinator Special Education (504 Services)

    lamonicawilliams@lancasterisd.org

    972-218-1633

     

     

    Barbara McCulloch

    Coordinator Special Education

    barbaramcculloch@lancasterisd.org

     972-218-1541

     

     

    ShaCrista Rideaux

    Coordinator Special Education

    shacristarideaux@lancasterisd.org

    972-218-1644

    Special Education Department   

    1201 N. Dallas Avenue 75146

    Lancaster, TX 75146

    972-218-1635

    (FAX) 972-218-1547

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    Record Requests can be faxed or emailed to the attention of Zakiyyah Akram-Guillory.

    Fax: 972-218-1647

    Email: zakiyyahakramguill@lancasterisd.org

    Business Hours:

    8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Monday - Thursday)

    8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Friday)