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Special Education Resources



Parents, you can find information regarding the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Dyslexia, Multi-Tiered Systems of Support, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 here:

Resources on Special Education in Texas


Senate Bill 139 of the 86th Texas Legislature

Senate Bill 139 Updates in Special Education - English

Senate Bill 139  Updates in Special Education- Spanish



Contact Person for Special Education Referrals:

District contact:


Kelly Hobbs, Director of Special Education/Section 504

(903) 856-3628 Extension 1100


Campus Contacts to begin the Special Education referral process (Including an evaluation for Dyslexia)

Special Programs Coordinator/Administrators:


Primary Campus (903) 856-6482: Taylor Parsons, 

Elementary Campus (903) 856-6472: Dawn Kennington, 

Intermediate Campus (903) 855-3395: Katie Smith, 

Junior High Campus (903) 856-6432: Johnna Owen, 

High School Campus (903) 856-3646: Jessica Ramsey, 


Additional Resources:


Notice of Procedural Safegurds -English

Aviso Sobre Procedim ient osde Prot ección- Spanish

Parent's Guide to the ARD Process- English

Guía Para Padres del Proceso de Admisión, Repaso, y Retiro - Spanish


The Legal Framework for the Child-Centered Special Education Process and includes the link to local school board policies and Operating Guidelines (District # is 032-902)

The Legal Framework


Texas Special Education Information Center


Partners Resource Network


TEA developed document regarding compensatory services

Compensatory Services - English

Compensatory Services- Spanish