• Special Education

      Special Education Department


    Jack Yates High School is committed to providing a positive and challenging educational experience for all of students.


    Did you know that………


    -Special Education is governed by federal and state laws.-The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a law that ensures services to children with disabilities throughout the nation.


    -IDEA governs how state and public agencies provide early intervention, special education and related services to children with disabilities.-Special Education is specially designed instruction, at no cost to parents, to meet the unique needs of a child with a disability.


    -Special education is designed to provide additional services, support, programs, specialized placements and environments to ensure educational needs are provided for all students.


    -There are many students who have special learning needs and these needs are addressed through special education.


    Please feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns regarding the Special Education Department at Jack Yates High School.


    Kimberly Williams

    Special Ed. Department Chair