Office of Special Education

Posted: Tue, 08/13/2013 - 8:21am Updated: Thu, 09/22/2016 - 1:21pm

The Special Education Team ensures that all eligible students with disabilities are provided a free appropriate public education in the least restrictive environment. The following exceptionalities are included: autism spectrum disorder, communication disorder, deaf-blindness, developmental delay, emotional disability, hearing impairment, learning disability, mental disability, multiple disabilities, orthopedic impairment, other health impairment, traumatic brain injury, and visual impairment. The team ensures that Indiana is in compliance with the federal Individuals With Disabilities Education Act through monitoring of special education programs, oversight of community and residential programs, provision of mediation and due process rights, and sound fiscal management.


Office of Special Education Short Shares
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Phone: (317) 232‐0570
Toll Free: (877) 851-4106

Special Education Information

For General Inquiries please contact or (317) 232-0570

Staff Directory

Name Position Email/Phone
Slone, Stephanie Complaint Investigator
(317) 232-7537
Symes, Kacie Complaint Investigator
(317) 232-0575
Tetrick, Traci Complaint Investigator
(317) 232-9062
Thompson, Jennifer Part B Grants Supervisor
(317) 234-1002
Waddell, LaTrennia Excess Cost Support Specialist
(317) 232-0585
Wright, Pam Director of Special Education
(317) 232-6622
Wright, Kristy Early Learning Special Education Specialist (Indicators 6, 7 & 12)
(317) 232-9142
Yockey, Steve Special Education Specialist (Indicator 13)
(317) 232-9065
Zemaitis, Nancy Special Education Monitoring
(317) 232-0568