Special Education Services are available through Lincoln County School District
to students who are ages 5-21 by September 1, and to children ages 0-5
through Linn-Benton-Lincoln ESD who are identified as disabled.
Services are provided to children who demonstrate a significant developmental delay in one or more areas and/or meet disability eligibility criteria in one of the following categories:
|Click here to watch a 7 minute video about Early Intervention/Early Childhood Special Education (EI/ECSE) services
(video created by Newport High School Video Production)
Download our Special Education Services Brochure
- Communication Disorder
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Hearing Impairment
- Visual Impairment
- Orthopedic Impairment
- Other Health Impairments
- Specific Learning Disability
- Emotional Disturbance
- Intellectual Disability
- Deaf Blindness
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Early Intervention
To start your referral for a child who is age 0-5, please call the EI/ECSE office in Newport at 541-574-2240. Referrals can come directly from the child's family or from others involved with the child. There is no
cost for EI/ECSE services to families.
To start a referral for a school aged student (age 5-21),
contact the principal or school psychologist at your child's school.
Information for Parents and Students
- Parent/Student Rights for Special Education (English)
Derechose De Los Padres/Estudiantes Para Educacion Especial (Spanish)
- Oregon Department of Education - Special Education
- 2016/17 List of Specialists (updated September 2016)
- IDEA 2004 Flow Chart
Excellent tool for teachers and parents to understand the development and implementation of the IEP (Individual Education Program) for school age students.
- Special Education Procedures for Individual Education Evaluation
Explains process to follow when parents/guardians disagree with the district's special education evaluation. An independent evaluation may be requested at district expense following LCSD criteria.
Information for Staff
- LCSD staff go to the Employee Intranet for more resources.
- Special Education Administrator:
- Early Intervention Administrator