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Towns County School District
67 Lakeview Circle, Hiawassee, Georgia 30546
Phone: 706.896.2279 | Fax: 706.896.2632
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Special Education
Towns County is committed to the Georgia Department of Education’s vision for students with disabilities:
All students with disabilities in Georgia will participate in a challenging educational program designed to meet their unique needs that results in increased academic performance and prepares them for employment and independent living
All Children Can Learn
We serve students ages 3-21 with a range of disabilities including:
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Emotional & Behavioral Disorder
Intellectual Disability (Mild, Moderate, Severe, Profound)
Other Health Impairment
Significant Developmental Delay
Specific Learning Disability
Speech-Language Impairment
Traumatic Brain Injury
Visual Impairment
See beow to learn more about these disabilities and other aspects of special education.
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Resources
Guidelines & Rules
Special Education Rules Implementation Manual (UPDATES)
This document provides best practice information on the implementation of the Georgia Special Education state rules.

Special Education Rules Implementation Manual Part 1

Special Education Rules Implementation Manual Part 2


Special Education Rules
These rules are provided for exceptional students by the Georgia Department of Education.

Parent, Family, and Student Support

Parent to Parent of Georgia
Parents can talk to other parents, read parent stories, and get both coping and educational support

Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency
VR provides a wide range of services for people with disabilities prepare for work.

Georgia Online Discussion Groups

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/GA-ParentNetwork
The GA Parent Network is designed exclusively for parents/guardians of children with disabilities in the state of GA. You are also welcome if you are the parent or guardian of an adult dependent. This network provides communication between families on common issues.


http://groups.yahoo.com/group/autism-georgia
Autism news, information, and research network for GA




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Michelle Pyrlik Special Education Director
Michelle Pyrlik
Director of Special Education
Phone: 706.896.4131 EXT:1050
Fax: 706.896.8929

Sherri Demos - School Psychologist
Sherri Demos
School Psychologist


Special Education Faculty & Staff