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
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
Join us for our next EC Virtual Parent Night on Tuesday, April 20th from 6:30-7:30. We will have an open discussion with our AU Problem Solving Team. We will be discussing our work this year, strategies to help our studens be successful and address questions and concerns from parents.
To register, email Mike Marcela at firstname.lastname@example.org or Jana Dobbins at email@example.com or Diane Coffey at firstname.lastname@example.org