Special Education

Swim LessonsSpecial 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:

  • 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

To start your referral for a child who is age 0-5, please call the Early Intervention/Early Childhood Special Education (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 & Students

Information for Staff

LCSD staff go to the Google Drive, then Shared With Me and be sure to check out what is in the Special Education folder, the LCSD Forms folder and the Student folder.

Contact Information

Stefanie Gould
Special Programs Administrator
Email: stephanie.gould@lincoln.k12.or.us

Autumn Belloni
Early Intervention Administrator
Email: autumn.belloni@lblesd.k12.or.us