Special Services Office Staff
Dr. Elizabeth Washington
Director of Special Services
Dr. Elizabeth Washington began her career as a Federal Corrections Officer working with special needs inmates from 2001-2005 before transferring over to the public school system. She became a special education teacher with the Nixa School District in 2006 before accepting a position with the Republic School District in 2008. Dr. Washington then served as Process Coordinator/School Psychological Examiner for Springfield Public Schools from 2009-2013. In 2013, she began serving as Director of Special Services/School Psychological Examiner for the Ash Grove School District. Dr. Washington became the Director of Special Services for the Waynesville R-VI School District in 2016.
Dr. Washington holds a BA in Psychology/Criminal Justice/Sociology and a Masters in Education from Drury University. She received a Masters in Special Education, a Masters in Educational Administration and a Specialist in Education from Missouri State University. Dr. Washington received her Doctorate in Education Leadership from William Woods University in 2016.
Executive Secretary - Special Services
(Budgets, CPI/CPR, ECSE, Enrollment Forms, Guidance, Health Services, Homebound, Home School, LEAP, Section 504, Special Education, Special Olympics, Student Transfer Requests, etc.)Eileen Walker
Administrative Secretary - Special Services/Personnel Services(Student Permanent Records, Student Transcripts, Post Passes, etc.)