NISD Special Services
The purpose of Special Education is to help students with learning problems be all
that they can be. The Special Education Program is part of the broader program of
education for all students. This program is designed to assure each student an
educational setting conducive to his/her development by building upon identified
strengths of each student. A systemic modification and adaptation of equipment,
teaching materials and methods are used to meet the needs of exceptional children.
It is the desire of NISD Special Services to meet each need with competance and
excellence, and to assure that every student has the best learning opportunity possible.
Every child has the right to equal education in the state of Texas. Child Find can help you and your family make connections to services in the community and the school district.This program is for students between the ages of birth and 21 who show signs of developmental delays, on-going learning problems, behavioral and/or medical problems and disabilities that interfere with learning.
Anyone can make a referral for a student needing assisstance. Call the NISD Special Education Services, 409.420.6600. Ext. 5224, for more information.
Don’t let your child be left behind in his/her attempt to be successful.
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SPECIAL EDUCATION TEA REQUIRED POSTINGS
SB 139 Notice to Families (English Version)
SB 139 Notice to Families (Spanish Version)
Dyslexia Handbook 2021 (English)
Newton ISD Special Services
718 Rusk St.
Newton, TX. 75966
PH. (409) 420-6600 FAX (409) 379-4312
Bill Godwin – Special Services Director
Danita Morgan – Administrative Assistant
Lenora Choice – SpEd Counselor/Transition Coordinator
Marilyn McKneely – Diagnostician
Lenora Kellum – Diagnostician
Jill Vaughn – ARD Facilitator
Mark Williams – DAEP/Coach