Special Services

Special Services Office Staff
Office phone:  509-754-3538
Office fax:  509-754-5209


DirectorTravis Eloff
Secretary:  Jackie Pope
Secretary:  Brandie Blue
Testing Para:  Jessica Fleurkens
School Psychologist:  Theresa Boen
School Psychologist:  Daniel Timofeyev
SLP:  Tonya Jenn (Grant Elementary)
SLP:  Nelly Perez (Columbia Ridge)
SLP:  Jane Hankins (Parkway, Middle School, High School)
SLP:  Mikaila Kelly (Preschool, Private Schools)
SLPA:  Justina Heflin
PT:  Kelly Prather
OT:  Jaime King



Special Services Mission and Goals

In order to provide appropriate specially designed instruction to all qualified students with disabilities in the Ephrata School District, the special education department has the following goals:

1) Hire and retain qualified and well-trained special education staff
2) Implement state and federal regulations
3) Work with district technology staff to provide appropriate access to technology for special education staff and students
4) Provide staff development to general educators regarding appropriate accommodations and techniques for meeting the needs of all students in the general education program
5) Work with families in a collaborative manner to ensure the success of every student

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Child Screening Dates
Help is available if you feel your child is delayed in any of the following areas:

* Cognitive Skills  * Motor Skills  * Language/Speech  * Social/Adaptive Skills

Screening appointments are available for Tuesday afternoons.  Please call the office at  509-754-3538 to schedule.



Public Participation Notice
Special Education  (WAC 392-172-588)

Notice of Availability

Any application and any required policies, procedures, evaluations, plans, and reports relating to the district’s special education program are available for public review and comment through the district’s special education office.  Please call 754-3538 for further information.

Public Participation

The district welcomes public participation and input regarding the planning and operating of the district’s special education program.  Please call 754-3538 for further information.


Special Services Links

Special Services Documents

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