Special Education

It is the policy of the Waynesville R-VI School District to provide students with disabilities between the ages of three to 21 years, a free and appropriate public education (FAPE).  The term "students with disabilities" includes all students defined as "handicapped" and "severely handicapped" in accordance with 162.675(2)(3) RSMo and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). 

Special education classes and services are offered for preschool & school-aged students with the following educational disabilities:

  • Blind
  • Deaf
  • Deaf/Blind
  • Educationally Autistic
  • Emotionally Disturbed
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Intellectually Disabled
  • Multiple Disabilities
  • Physical/Other Health Impaired
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Visually Impaired
  • Young Child with Developmental Delay

Related Services:

  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Speech and Language Therapy

The State School for Severely Handicapped children at Rolla is available for our students when appropriate.

Compliance Liaison:
Elizabeth Washington
Waynesville R-VI School District
200 Fleetwood Drive
Waynesville, MO 65583

(573) 842-2007


To read the Procedural Safeguards, click here.
To read the Parents' Bill of Rights, click here.
Click here to find District Special Education staff.