Upcoming Events for Parents
The EC Parent Night scheduled for Tuesday, March 12th at Valle Crucis School has been postponed. It will now take place on Tuesday, April 16th at Watauga High School from 5:30-7:00. Our apologies for any inconvenience this cancellation may have caused.
There will NOT be an EC Parent Advisory Committee meeting in March 2019! We will also need to reschedule our April meeting. Please keep an eye out here on this website to see when the new date for April with be.
Welcome to the Parent Page of our WCS Exceptional Children Department Webpage !
We hope this page becomes your portal for all relevant and important information that you will need throughout the year. Our goal is help you to participate in not only your child's educational program at their school but also to be an active participant in our EC Department as whole. This page includes the following:
- Notices about upcoming EC Parent Advisory Council meetings and parent trainings;
- A section of important procedural information for parents
- A list of various parent resources covering many areas of disabilities
- A calendar of important upcoming school and district events
One of our goals is to continually to strive to develop and strengthen our relationships and our collaborative efforts with our parents and community members. Please let us know how we can help you with meeting the needs of your child and with enhancing your involvement with our program. If you have any questions, please contact the EC Department at 828-264-7190
Mike Marcela, Ed.D
Exceptional Children Program Director
Please join us for our EC Parent Nights this year!
3/12@ Valle Crucis
Mindfulness at Home
4/16 at WHS
The Kindergarten transition process
Maralee Holden, Erin Scott and Sue Wells.
Important documents for parents
If you cannot find your child's official or certified birth certificate (not the "Mother's Copy" given out at the hospital), please complete this form and work with the Register of Deeds office at Watauga County Court House to obtain a certified birth certificate for your child. Birth certificates are required for enrollment in WCS