Special Education Service Center
500 S. Jefferson
Casper, WY 82601
Special Services offers a wide range of programs and services are provided for children ages 5 to 21 with special educational needs in the Natrona County School District. The primary purpose of special education is to ensure that exceptional children develop mentally, physically, socially and emotionally.
Every school in the district provides special education services within resource rooms as well as regular classrooms. Some schools also have district-wide programs.
Services are provided for students with educational disabilities in full compliance with regulations and requirements of the Wyoming Department of Education (WDE) and the federal mandates as outlined in the individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).
Mission: In support of the mission of Natrona County School District 1, the Special Education Service Center provides exceptional professional support to school personnel in the education of students with special needs.
Adult Based Learning Environment (ABLE)
Behavior Academic and Social Education (BASE)
Functional Life Skills (FLS)
Intensive Life Skills (ILS)
SESC Leadership Team
Ted Hanson – Director of Special Services
Norm Cox – Assistant Director of Special Services
Lori Cetak – Special Ed Coordinator
Nancy Johnson – Special Ed Coordinator
Mindy McGlade – Gifted & Talented Coordinator
Brandi Ramage – Gifted & Talented Counselor
Related & Support Services
Adaptive Technology Services
Assistive Technology Services
Deaf/Hard of Hearing Services
Educational Resource Center
Mental Health Providers
Occupation & Physical Therapy
Parent Resource Center
Speech and Language Services
Goal 1: Develop a system (including implementation, monitoring, and adjusting) for the differentiation of subgroups in order to engage all students in learning aligning to Wyoming nine content-area standards.
Goal 2: By 2019, NCSD will achieve an overall stakeholder satisfaction rating of 80% from annual climate surveys of students, parents, and staff.