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About Our Program

Welcome to the home page of the Galveston Independent School District Special Education Department in Galveston, Texas. Galveston ISD is committed to providing appropriate individualized specialized services for children with disabilities who reside within Galveston ISD.  


Mission Statement: The Special Education Department will support the mission of the Galveston Independent School District by identifying students with disabilities and providing them a free and appropriate education in a way that

  • Acts as a support service for general education programs
  • Provides specially designed instruction which supports the unique needs of each student
  • Promotes collaboration between home, school, and community
  • Provides various instructional supports and programs for students with disabilities;

so that students with disabilities in Galveston ISD are adequately prepared for transition into their next environment and are prepared for success at their next endeavor.