Special Education

Last Updated: 6/24/2021 6:50 PM

Special Education… Engage, Educate and Empower Today's Students to Seize Tomorrow's Opportunities!

 

Mt. Vernon Community School Corporation is committed to meeting the needs of students who have disabilities, ages 3 through 21 years.   Students are determined eligible for special education services by the case conference committee following a multi-disciplinary educational evaluation.  Parents/guardians and school personnel are all integral members of the case conference committee.  Mt. Vernon provides a continuum of services to meet the individual educational needs of our students in the least restrictive environment.  

 

Mt. Vernon Special Education Administrative Team

Laura Durig - Director of Special Education - laura.durig@mvcsc.k12.in.us - 317-485-3100, ext. 5119
Lindsay Tomamichel - Assistant Director of Special Education - lindsay.tomamichel@mvcsc.k12.in.us - 317-485-3100, ext. 5122

 

MVCSC Screening to determine students who demonstrate risk factors of Dyslexia;

 

School

Universal Screener

Students who did not pass Level 1 screener and were referred for reading intervention (Orton Gillingham)

Total number of students receiving reading interventions at each school.

Number of students who did not pass Level 2 screener and were referred for an educational evaluation and determined eligible for special education under the eligibility category of Specific Learning Disability (Article 7).  

MES

354

9

39

2

MCES

288

18

49

2

FES

325

19

30

1

 

  • MVCSC Reading Specialists utilize the Orton Gillingham approach when providing reading interventions for students who demonstrate characteristics of dyslexia.