Special Education

Special Education Team
Front Row:  Shamela Thompson, Laura Walker, Allyson Stobaugh, Mary Turner
Back Row:  Susanne Aills, Trenia Jefferson, Sarah McWilliams, Kate Altemore
Not Pictured:  Devin Gagnon

Armstrong Elementary has an inclusive philosophy for providing Special Education supports to our students with a delicate balance of meeting student’s individual needs while ensuring they have a welcoming classroom for growth in their homeroom setting. We provide a robust variety of services for students who are in the General Education environment for the majority of the school day.


The following list includes examples of services provided to HPISD children who meet eligibility:

  • Speech and Language Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Adapted Physical Education
  • Vision Services
  • Audiological Services
  • Transportation
  • Transition Planning
  • Counseling
  • Music Therapy