Special Education

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Early Childhood Screenings are held during the school year to identify students who may need special services prior to entering Kindergarten. Areas to be screened include: concepts, speech/language, vision/hearing, & coordination. These screenings are for children ages 3-5 who reside in Center Cass School District #66.  Screenings are for children whose parents have concerns.

Please contact the Office of Student Services (630) 783-5168 for further information or to schedule an appointment.

Special Education Information

Frequently Asked Questions

Disability Determination / Special Education Categories

Educational Rights & Responsibilities: Understanding Special Education in IL

Referral List for Parents

Special Education Teachers

Elizabeth Ide Special Education:

Betsy Spizzirri
Heather Tran
Caroline Carbray

Prairieview Special Education:

Julie Krasnodebski
Colleen Nino
Lisa Donar

Lakeview Special Education:

Amy Mesker
Lisa Schuyler
Jennifer Davis

Early Childhood Education

Anna Maria Parker

CCSD66 Early Childhood Education – Information & Parent Resources

Additional Resources

CCSD66 –  Preschool Program
Referral List for Parents – Preschools
Parent Link Night (3/5/09): Homework Help Handout
School Readiness – Preparing Children for Kindergarten & Beyond: Information for Parents
Resources for School Physicals


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