Special Education Updates 2020

  • Special Education Updates

  • Special Education Updates (Espanol)

  • 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 elgible for Special Education in any of the 13 eligiblity categories recognized by TEA:

     

     

    Programs

     

    Students can be served in a continuum of services including:

    • External Supprts/Mainstream
    • In-Class Support/Inclusion
    • Content Mastery
    • Resource/ Intervention Labs
    • Transitional/Self Contained
    • Behavios Adjustment Profram
    • Vocational VAC/CBVE
    • Total Communication/Autism
    • LIFE Skills
    • PPCD
    • Homebound Services

     

     Related Services, Training, and Support

    Related and support services are availanle 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 inlcude transportation and such developmental, corrective, and other support services as are required to assist a child with a disability to benefit from special education.

    • Assisstive Technology
    • Audiology
    • Transportation
    • Occupatonal 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 aany questions you may have.

     

    Sincerely,

    Susan Keen, MEd

    Chief of Special Education

    susankeen@lancasterisd.org

    972-218-1639

     

    LaMonica Williams

    Coordiantor Special Education (504 Services)

    lamonicawilliams@lancasterisd.org

    972-218-1633

     

     

    TaKeesha Williams

    Coordinator Special Education

    takeeshawilliams@lancasterisd.org

     972-218-1644

     

     

    Clifton Wilson

    Coordinator Special Education

    cliftonwilson@lancasterisd.org

    972-218-1541


     

    Special Education Department   

     1201 N. Dallas Avenue 75146

    Lancaster, TX 75146

    972-218-1635

    (FAX) 972-218-1547

    Record Requests should be faxed to 972-218-1647

    Business Hours:

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

    8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Friday)