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Special Education

Welcome to the Special Education Department. We are committed to providing the supportive services that our students with disabilities need in order to have equal opportunity and access to the general education curriculum. We greatly believe in the underlying principle that all students should be included in the general education program to the greatest extent possible while also providing them with added supports through a push-in and pull-out model. Our team provides a collaborative program where all stakeholders (student, parent, teachers, administration etc.) are all involved in the development of a students Individualized Education Program (IEP). It is our goal that with the participation of all stakeholders that we determine the most appropriate educational placement for our students, in order to provide the appropriate service.

Our service delivery models include:

  • Resource Specialist Program (RSP)
  • Specialized Academic Instruction (SAI)


Related Services options include:

• DIS Pupil Counseling
• Speech and Language Therapy
• Occupational Therapy (OT)  
• Behavior Support Services
Physical Therapy
*Adaptive Physical Educations (APE)


Meet Our Team
Resource Specialist Teachers:
Trinidee Trice

Sabah Harris


Resource Instructional Specialist/SAI teacher:

Nicolette Arvanitis


School Psychologist:

Taylor Manuel Moore


Intervention Specialist

Miriam De La Torre  
Joye Gibson


SPED Clerk/ AP
Jacqueline Moss