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Special Programs

Title IX Contact

Nicole Rodriguez
361-384-5087
PO Box 592
Kingsville, Texas 78364
 
 
 

Programs

  • Special Education services are offered through IDEA for students with disabilities. The district is required to do Child Find, which is locating any child from birth to 21 years who may have a disability.  If you know of such a child residing within SGISD, please contact your school principal.
  • No Child Left Behind (NCLB) The title programs fall under this law, and we have a district-wide federal program for the purpose of preventing students from being At-Risk of dropping out of school. Also, parents are allowed to know the credentials of teachers under this law, along with requiring Parent-Teacher conferences.
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) Any student, who has a home language other than English and has been identified as Limited English Proficient, shall be served by an ESL teacher. An annual meeting (LPAC) will be held to address their needs and review their assessment on TELPAS.
  • Gifted and Talented The state provides for a program of instruction for students who have been identified as gifted or talented in a specific academic area.
  • Dyslexia is a disorder that is manifested in a difficulty learning to read, write or spell, and often has a genetic link. Diagnosis will result in a specially designed reading program.
  • PRS continuing educational services are available while a mother is recuperating from child birth, in order to prevent school drop out.