Special Education Services
Wayne School District offers special education services designed to provide a learning environment that helps a child progress in her/his individualized educational program.
If you are aware of a child who may have a disability that affects their learning to such a degree that it may require special education services, please contact your local school principal or Diena Riddle, Director of Special Education, at 435-425-3813.
Child Find. Wayne School District is responsible for Child Find identification and evaluation for all students suspected of having a disability residing in Wayne County. This includes children through 21 years of age who are in public schools, private schools, and being home schooled, are preschoolers (birth to five years of age) and are in need of an evaluation for possible special education or early intervention services. Early identification and intervention may be essential to a child’s development.
*If your child is having significant difficulties with vision, hearing, speech, behavior, is experiencing slow development typical for her/his age, physical development or learning difficulties, she/he may be a child with a disability that requires specialized instruction through special education.
*If you suspect that your school-age child may have a disability, please contact your child’s school principal or special education personnel.
*If your child is birth to two years of age, contact the Central Utah Public Health Early Intervention Program at 435-896-5451.
*If your child is age three to five years of age, contact Wayne School District’s preschool teacher, Jan Brown, at 435-836-2851 for more information.