Special Services

MVISD Department of Special Services 
507 Highway 37 South
Mt Vernon, Texas 75457
(903) 537-9912

Welcome to the home page of the Mount Vernon Independent School District Department of Special Services. The Department of Special Services at MVISD is committed to serving the needs of students ages 3 through 21 with disabilities within the least restrictive environment. Our department services students through both Special Education and section 504. We provide a full continuum of instructional settings led by specially trained staff to support each child's access to the general education curriculum. Please check out our Parent Resources tab to the left for a wide range of information. If you are unable to find information you are looking for on our website, please give us a call. We are here to help you and your child have the best educational experience possible.

Sincerely,

Craig Watson
Director of Special Services 
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Request for Proposals for Special    Education Contracted Services
May 1, 2019
Notice is hereby given that the Mount Vernon Independent School District is soliciting competitive sealed proposals from qualified providers for providing Special Education Contracted Services, in accordance with the terms, 
conditions, and specifications
stipulated in this Request for Proposals #192001. Click the link below for more information.


RFP Packet 2019.pdf


                  
                     Child Find Notice                   
MVISD is responsible for serving students with disabilities from the ages of 3-21. If a child is blind  or deaf, they may qualify for services from birth. If you  would like more information on developmental milestones for children, please see this child find notice. If you know of a child with a disability who is not in  school, please call our office today. 
Notice of Destruction of Records
Posted 04/29/2019

Special education records collected by Mount Vernon ISD related to the identification, evaluation, educational placement or provision of special education in the district are required by state and federal law to be retained for five years after special education services have ended for a student. This notification is to inform parents, guardians and former students of Mount Vernon ISD’s intent to destroy the special education records of students who were no longer receiving special education services as of the end of the 2013-14 school year. These records will be destroyed in accordance with state law unless the parent, guardian or eligible adult student notifies the school district otherwise.The parent, guardian or eligible adult student may request a copy of the records in writing or in person at the address above by Friday, May 31, 2019.