Special Education and related services are provided by West Virginia county school systems in accordance with federal and state guidelines to eligible children age three to five. Children are determined eligible through a multidisciplinary evaluation process. Once eligible, an individualized education plan is developed with goals and services needed to meet your child’s educational needs.

    Criteria for Special Needs Eligibility
    The child must have a delay in two or more of the following areas:

    • Cognition;
    • Physical development including gross motor and/or fine motor skills;
    • Communication;
    • Social/Emotional/Affective Development; and/or
    • Self-help skills

    For more information in regards to Special Education Services, please contact Mr. Aaron Lester, Special Education Director at (304)436-8441 Ext 260.