Special Education

  • South St. Paul Public Schools provides opportunities for all learners. Through talented and caring staff, robust assistive technologies and a supportive community, we strive for excellence in meeting the needs of your child.

    Special Education services are provided in the disability areas of:

    • Autism Spectrum Disorder
    • Developmental Cognitive Disability
    • Emotional/Behavioral Disorders
    • Other Health Disabilities
    • Specific Learning Disability
    • Speech/Language Impairment
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Developmental Delay
    • Physical Impairment
    • Vision Impairment


    To further meet the needs of students with special needs, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech and Developmental Adapted Physical Education Services are provided.  The district also employs two full time school psychologists and a Behavior Specialist.

    For students with special needs in the Birth to 6-year-old population, Early Childhood Special Education Services (ECSE) are provided.  

    Parent Procedural Safeguards