Upcoming Events for Parents
Our next EC Parent Support Group meeting is Tuesday, February 5th at Parkway Elementary School from 8:00-10:00 AM. Donuts and coffee will be served. We will be discussing our year so far and provide updates on our current initiatives in progress. We hope to see you there!
Please join us for our next EC Parent Night on Tuesday, February 12th at Hardin Park Elementary School from 5:30-7:00 PM. Our topic will be: Speech Language Pathologists: What do they do and and how do they help our students. Please join us for Pizza, Chips and Drinks at 5:30. Presentation to follow at 5:45. Childcare and Homework help will be provided.
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!
2/12 @ Hardin Park
Impact of Language Delays on Classroom Performance
Hardin Park SLPs
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