Student Services

Department Contacts
Contact Position Phone
Jeanine Mattson-Gearhart Director of Special Education, Title I, At-Risk, Section 504 269.323.5012
Charmaine Wheeler Secretary to the Director 269.323.5010
Kathy Hurley Special Education Supervisor of Secondary Programs 269.323.5013
Chris Louks Secretary to SE Supervisor of Secondary Programs 269.323.5014
Pat Steinert-Otto Special Education Supervisor of Elementary Programs 269.323.5015
  Secretary to SE Supervisor of Elementary Programs 269.323.5016
Jennifer Pearson Special Education Secretary 269.323.5017

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School districts post the process used to determine the existence of a Specific Learning Disability (SLD). Click here for our public notice of this protocol, and to see suggested guidelines for determining strengths and weaknesses.

Student Information
Student Handbook (*.pdf)
Record Release (Transcripts) Consent Form (*.pdf)
PPSNet User Agreement (*.pdf)
Transportation Information
Work Permit (*.pdf)
Work Permit (Under 16) (*.pdf)

Counseling Resources

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Student Services