• Office of Special Programs

    Monday thru Friday,  8:00 am - 4:00 pm 
     

    Staff/Contact Information:

     

    Christina Hinds, M.A.

    Director of Special Education and Student Services

    (269) 668-3361, extension 1770
     

    Abby DeVisser, M.A., CCC-SLP

    VBISD/Mattawan Special Education Supervisor

    (269) 668-3361, extension 1772
     

    Valerie Goss

    Special Programs Assistant

    (269) 668-3361, extension 1771
     

     
    The Mattawan Consolidated School District has several Special Education programs in place to serve its students with disabilities.  We also coordinate services with Van Buren Intermediate School District (VBISD) to provide direct and indirect services to Mattawan students with low-incidence disabilities as well as those having more severe disabilities.  In addition, services to disabled children ages birth to kindergarten may be obtained through the Van Buren Intermediate School District.
     
    The continuum of direct services and program locations are as follows:
     

    Early Elementary:

    • Teacher Consultant Services
    • Resource Room Programs

     Later Elementary:

    • Teacher Consultant Services
    • Resource Room Programs

    Middle School:

    • Teacher Consultant Services
    • Resource Room Programs

    High School:

    • Teacher Consultant Services
    • Resource Room Programs

    If you have specific questions regarding any of the special education programs, or for a copy of the Special Education Parent Handbook, please call the Office of Special Programs at (269) 668-3361, extension 1546.