...where our aim
is to help our students
PUT THE PIECES TOGETHER.
The Jefferson County Schools Exceptional Children Services Department’s purpose is to promote individualized educational services and programs for students with identified special education needs. The department is committed to ensuring that all students reach their maximum potential in order to transition successfully into adulthood.
As Special Education personnel, we believe the role of our department is to:
Identify students with special needs, create maximum learning opportunities and foster high expectations
Create a collaborative relationship between parents, teachers, students, administration, and support staff
Promote individualized instructional techniques and supports for students
Access general education curriculum through inclusion
Utilize technology as an instructional tool for students and teachers
"Children are the world's most valuable resource and its best hope for the future."
~ John F. Kennedy