Director of Special Programs: Maureen Lyden
Coordinator of Special Programs: Theresa Kendall
Education Specialist for Special Programs: Stacy Bezama
Secretary for Title I/LAP/ELL: Mary Hernandez
Secretary for Special Education: Bailey Roberts
(509) 927-9511 Phone
(509) 927-3222 Fax
The Special Programs Department oversees the following programs: Special Education, Title I, LAP, Homeless and English Language Learner (ELL).
For Records Requests please fax your request to Bailey Roberts at 509-927-3222.
East Valley School District offers a continuum of programs and services for young people from birth to age 21 who live within East Valley School District boundaries who may need special education services.
The East Valley School District defines special education needs as having concerns with: hearing, vision, speech, language, health, nutrition, learning, developmental delay, transportation, behavior management, mental retardation, birth defects, orthopedic or spinal problems, autism or other disabilities.
AVAILABILITY OF PUBLIC DOCUMENTS
Any application and any required policies, procedures, evaluations, plans, and reports relating to Special Education will be made readily available to parents and other members of the general public through the District Special Education office. Please contact the Director of Special Education at (509) 927-9511.
East Valley Parents Have a Right to Know...
Did you know that all teachers in Washington hold certificates in order to teach? This means your child's teacher holds a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree. You do have the right to know the qualifications of your child's teacher. All teachers in the East Valley School District meet the federal and state requirements of Highly Qualified.
SPECIAL EDUCATION SUPPORT CENTER
The Special Education Support Center website provides information and support to families, educators and community members who want to understand more about special education services. The link is: www.specialeducationsupportcenter.org
Please click on the links below for more information about these programs.
Homeless Student Enrollment Rights and Services
Board Policy Regarding Homeless Students WSSDA Policy 3115
Food and Clothing Banks Located in the Inland Northwest
Introducing The Knight Hanger and The PLOW
English Language Development