Centralia School District Special Education
Please read an important update from Tammie Jensen-Tabor, Executive Director of Special Education, regarding Special Education amid the Covid-19 outbreak by clicking here. The letter is available in Spanish here.Vision: The Centralia School District Special Education Department is part of the district learning community sharing in the responsibility to provide every student access to core curriculum with high quality, rigorous,individualized instruction . We develop and demonstrate practices that embrace the diversity brought to the classroom by each student. We prepare students who receive special education services for post-secondary education/training, employment and independent living with all decisions reflective of our Core Beliefs.Core Beliefs:All students receiving special education services are general education students who:
- Recieve collaborative instruction in the least restrictive environment appropriate to their individual needs.
- Have opportunities for highly effective, specific, specially designed instruction designed to close the achievement gap.
- Have access to high quality, rigorous,individualized instruction delivered by teams that receive collaborative professional development.
- Are valued for the diversity they bring to the classroom.
- Are provided service in compliance with special education law, rules and regulations.
Tammie Jensen-Tabor - Executive Director of Special Education360.827.6446Molly Brown - Administrative AssistantDirect phone number 360.827.6446Fax number 360.827.6420Leslie Randall - SecretaryPlease direct all records requests to Leslie Randall.Direct phone number 360.827.6385Fax number 360.827.6420Julie Ruger- Special Education Educational SpecialistPhone number 360.330.7600Fax 360.827.6420