Special Education

Last Updated: 7/21/2020 5:44 PM

Dickson staff provides students with special needs the supports, interventions, and enrichment activities to meet their individual needs.  Students have access to participate in the general curriculum. This access to instructional and other support services allows our students to increase achievement and successfully participate in school, work, and community life.


Referral by parent
The parent/guardian request must be in writing. 

Our Programs
Therapeutic Classroom/Resource
Learning Support
Mild Cognitive Impairments
Moderate Cognitive Impairments
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Emotional Impairment
Visual Impairments
Work Skills
Physical and Other Health Impairments


Our Services
Speech & Language Pathology
Occupational Therapy
Physical Therapy
School Social Work


Our Staff
Our staff receives training on how to meet the needs of ALL students. We have support services and programs to assist students in the classroom. Support staff includes trained school psychologists, school nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, speech pathologists, paraprofessionals, and school social workers.

What We Offer

  • Instructional support
  • Behavior and counseling support
  • Assistance with physical mobility and fine motor skills
  • Speech services
  • Accommodations and modifications