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Armstrong Elementary School


Welcome to Special Programs!
Please click the links to the right for information about Special Education.



MARCH 1, 2018 
10:00 - 2:00 at University Park Elementary School

Approximately 35 vendors/organizations will be in attendance along with representatives from four college programs from
around the U.S. (Beacon College, University of Arkansas EMPOWER, Brookhaven, Richland).  

If you are planning to attend, please e-mail Tyson Peterson at peterst@hpisd.org to RSVP.



Special Education Team


 Front Row:  Kari Jones, Laura Walker, Trenia Jefferson, Mary Turner, Shamela Thompson, Claire Chambers, Kristina Watkins

Back Row:  Pat Wadhams, Susanne Aills, Alicia Seeton, Alyssa Sloan, Catherine Fletcher, Devin Edgemon 




Armstrong celebrated Inclusive Schools Week December 4-8!

The week will brought learning opportunities, engaging experiences, and thoughtful conversations

about ways ALL are included at Armstrong Elementary!  



Pictured:  Devin Edgemon, Mary Turner, Laura Walker, Kristina Watkins, Emily Ford, Shamela Thompson,

Susanne Aills, Catherine Fletcher, Kari Jones, Pat Wadhams, & Alicia Seeton 




Special Thanks

4th Grade – Class of 2025

We would like to express our gratitude to the 2016-17 4th Grade Class for their generosity!

The gift of a sensory/texture wall for our sensory room will benefit students for many years to come!  




Team Armstrong participated in the Down Syndrome Guild of Dallas 2017 Buddy Walk on October 29.  
Our 28 member team consisted of campus staff, parents, students, family and friends.  
We would like to extend 
special thanks to those who walked and donated!  
It was a fun fall morning!

Pictured:  Liz Arras, Savannah Lee (Intern), Devin Edgemon, Alicia Seeton, Amee Patel, Laura Walker, Pat Wadhams, & Mary Turner 

Thank you, Park Cities Learning Difference Association!!!

We appreciate the generosity of Park Cities Learning Difference Association!  

PCLDA funded the purchase of materials and resources that will directly impact students in our LIFT and Structure classrooms!  

Also, PCLDA recently funded a great portion of a TEACCH training for two of our team members!  This upcoming training will directly impact instruction for our students!  

We are so grateful for the generosity and support from this great organization!  

Armstrong teachers and students thank you!!!


Upcoming Events -
March 1 - 3rd Annual Transition Fair - University Park Elementary, 10:00 - 2:00
March 1 - Parent Support Group Sponsored by HPISD, 11:30 - 1:00, Email Mary Turner for location
March 8 - Parent Training at Hyer, 9:00 - Sibling Support
April 5 - Parent Support Group Sponsored by HPISD, 9:30 - 11:00, Location TBD
April 26 - Parent Training at Hyer, 9:00 - Parent Panel
May 3 - Parent Support Group Sponsored by HPISD, 11:30 - 1:00, Location TBD