Jose Antonio Menchaca Elementary

Special Education

Menchaca provides a range of special education services for students with a diagnosed disability.  Inclusion and Resource support are provided for students with learning disabilities in grades 1-5 .  PPCD, Preschoool Program for Children with a Disability, provides services for students between the ages of 3-6 years old.  Students typically have a speech delay, austism, or a behavioral need that requires specialized instruction.  Additionally, Menchaca is a centrailized campus for SBS, Social Behavioral Skills, for students with behavioral needs, and SCORES, Social Communication Resources and Services, for students on the autism spectrum.

 

We are very proud of the work we do with our students and families to ensure students have the most inclusive learning experience with the academic support they need and high academic rigor.  If you have any question about our special education services please email Mary Ellen Gillam, our special education deaprtment chair, at mary.gillam@austinisd.org.