Early Childhood Special Education

  • Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) is a program for students from three years old to kindergarten eligible who meet specific eligibility according to the MO State Plan for Special Education. It is free for children who reside in the Ozark School District.

    To make a referral, please contact Lisa Burns or Antoinette Martin at 417-582-5992. You will be asked for your child’s name, date of birth, telephone number, address and area of concern. A diagnostic staff member will contact you to explain the referral process and what happens next.

Services available with Early Childhood Special Education

    • Speech/language pathology
    • Occupational therapy
    • Physical therapy
    • On-site nurse for medical considerations
    • School psychological examinations
    • Educational diagnostics