• Vicksburg Warren School District

    Office of Special Education Services

    The Office of Special Education Services provides a variety of support services to students with disabilities. Eligible students may receive services between 3 and 21 years of age. Schools offer programs that provide academic, behavioral and related service supports in a specialized learning environment. Support services are provided in all district schools. Student identification procedures, achievement testing, programming and flexible scheduling require the participation of all school partners. Vicksburg Warren School District strives to identify and provide an educational benefit to all students with disabilities.

     Dr. Falanda Addison-Ross

    COVID-19 MESSAGE FROM THE SPECIAL EDUCATION DIRECTOR

    Dr. Falanda Addison-Ross

    MDE PROVIDES GUIDANCE TO PARENTS OF STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES ABOUT SERVICES DURING SCHOOL CLOSURES

  • GREAT THINGS ARE HAPPENING IN OUR CLASSROOMS

    CONGRATULATIONS to these amazing teachers! We appreciate all the hard work and dedication you bring to our students!

  • Special Education Teacher of the Month

    February 2021

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    Lajuana Slaughter

    Dana Road Elementary

    Teacher

     

    Special Education Teacher of the Month

    January 2021

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    Penny Bethany

    Special Education Office

    Dyslexia Specialist

     

    Special Education Teacher of the Month

    December 2020

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    Aline Roberts

    Bowmar Elementary

    Teacher

     

    Special Education Teacher of the Month

    November 2020

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    Chrisele Joaquin- Flores

    Vicksburg High School

    Teacher

     

    Special Education Teacher of the Month

    October 2020

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    Missy Davis

    South Park Elementary

    Teacher

     

    Special Education Teacher of the Month

    September 2020

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    Cathy Goss

    Beechwood Elementary

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     Services offered through the Office of Special Education Services include:

    o  Assistive Technology

    o  Behavioral Intervention Services 

    o  Educational Services

    o  Homebound Services 

    o  Language/Speech Services 

    o  Occupational Therapy 

    o  Physical Therapy 

    o  Psychological Services, including pre-school and school-age assessments 

    o  Specialized Medical Care

     

    The Office of Special Education Services is responsible for ensuring compliance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act — 1997 Reauthorization (IDEA 2004) in the identification, evaluation, eligibility, and individualized educational programming for children with disabilities. Vicksburg Warren School District Office of Special Education Services governed by State Board Policy 7419.

     

    The Office of Special Education will destroy special education records ten years after the school year in which the student withdrew from school or graduated from high school.

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  • Phone: 601.636.4371

    Fax: 601.534.1864

    Address: 689 Highway 27

    Vicksburg, MS 39183