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Available Services:
Region 17 Education Service Center coordinates efforts with local schools to assist in the identification of students with disabilities for special education services according to the procedures established by the Commissioner of Education and the Texas Education Agency.
Special Education includes instruction and related services provided by local school districts/charter schools for students who have the following conditions according to state and federal criteria:
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  • Learning Disability
  • Speech Impairment
  • Orthopedic Impairment
  • Other Health Impairment
  • Mental Retardation
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Autism
  • Multiple Disabilities
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Visual Impairment
  • Auditory Impairment
  • Deaf/Blind




Do you know a child ages 0 - 21 who shows signs of developmental delay, on-going learning problems, behavioral or medical problems that interfere with learning that is not currently receiving special education?

For more information, call the Special Education Director in your school district, or contact the Region 17 Child Find Contacts.

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Funding Source: Federal
Cost/Fee: None

ESC Contact:

Anna Phillips
Student Support Services
(806) 281-5891

Evelyn Gilson

Support Staff
Student Support Services
(806) 281-5867

We are passionately committed to developing and nurturing healthy, thriving learning communities across Region 17 by guiding and supporting schools in their quest for excellence.

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