Special Education

 

Welcome to the web page for the Covington County School's special education program.  The special education program is designed to offer services and support to students who have been identified as having a disability according to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).  In addition, the special education program promotes opportunities for gifted and special needs students to participate in educational activities designed to help each student achieve maximum potential.

There are 13 areas of disability for which services are offered:  autism, deaf-blindness, developmentally delayed, emotional disability, hearing impairment, intellectual disability, multiple disabilities, other health impairment, orthopedic impairment, speech/language impairment, specific learning disabilities, traumatic brain injury, and visually impairment.