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Special Education

Tazewell County Public Schools are committed to providing all children with opportunities to benefit from public education. Special education services are provided to students who meet eligibility criteria in the areas of autism, deaf-blindness, deafness, developmental delay, hearing impairment, intellectual disability, multiple disabilities, orthopedic impairment, other health impairment, emotional disability, specific learning disability, speech or language impairment, traumatic brain injury or visual impairment including blindness. Special education programs and services are provided as specified in a student’s Individualized Education Program (IEP). Related services, including (but not limited to) occupational therapy, physical therapy, and special transportation, are available to assist eligible students who require such services in order to receive benefits from special education.

If you have questions regarding available special education services, you may contact your child’s principal, a Special Services Coordinator, or the Director of Special Education.

                                                                 Melinda K. Smith, Director of Special Services

                                                                                           276-988-5511 ext. 2480

 

 

 

Indicator 8 Parent Survey for School Year 2021-2022

Parents, please take fill out the survey by clicking on the link

English Version---- English Version of the 2021-22 Indicator 8 Parent Survey

 Spanish Version--- Spanish Version of the 2021-22 Indicator 8 Parent Survey

 

 

 

Superintendent's EmailSuperintendent's Email

JILLIAN BALOW | SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

Contact: Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction, 804-225-2057

October 3, 2022

Below you will find a short synopsis of today's Superintendent's Email.

  • October is Dyslexia Awareness MonthIn recognition of Dyslexia Awareness Month, the Virginia Department of Education is offering two informational webinars designed for Virginia teachers, administrators, and parents. Presenters are experts in the fields of dyslexia and reading. Webinar information can be found in the email.

The link to join the SEAC meeting on November 17, 2022, at @5:00 PM is:  https://meet.google.com/yzt-ffyd-noo?hs=224 
NOVEMBER 17, 2022 @ 5:00 PM,  SEAC MEETING WILL BE  VIRTUAL ONLY DUE TO ROAD CONDITIONS