Special Education


Office of Special Education
CCISD Administration Building
801 Leopard St.
Corpus Christi, Texas 78401

About Us

The Corpus Christi Independent School District provides Special Education services and valuable education experiences for students with disabilities to develop the hearts and minds of all students, preparing them to be lifelong learners who continue their education, enter the world of work, and be productive citizens.

Students are eligible for special education services from the age of three through twenty-one. Students who have hearing and vision disabilities may receive services from birth. The District offers a full continuum of services to meet the needs of each student in the least restrictive environment ensuring access to the general education curriculum. The Corpus Christi Independent School District believes in inclusive education, to the maximum extent appropriate. Over 20 years of research has consistently demonstrated that the inclusion of students with disabilities in general education classrooms results in favorable outcomes.



  • SB139-Notice to Families
  • SB139-Notice to Families (Español)
  • TEA Resources for Special Education in Texas
  • Delayed/Denied Evals & Compensatory Services (Eng)
  • Delayed/Denied Evals & Compensatory Services (Esp)
  • TEA Supplemental Special Education Services
  • TEA Supplemental Special Education Services-ESP
  • Community Resource Guide
  • Full and Individual Evaluation Timeline
  • Guide to Admission, Review, and Dismissal Process
  • Procedural Safeguards
  • The Texas Legal Framework
  • Information on HIPPY
  • Navigate Life Texas
  • Health Human Services Guide to Adult Guardianship
  • Request for Special Education Student Records
  • Special Education Dispute Resolution Systems
  • Special Education Parent Handbook
  • Supported Decision-Making Agreement
  • The Arc of Texas-Alternatives to Guardianship
  • The Right to Make Choices
  • Texas Transition and Employment Guide
  • Parent Guide for Dyslexia
  • Dyslexia Referral Parent Checklist
  • CCISD Dyslexia Brochure (en Español)
  • DMC Disability Services Overview
  • Dyslexia Fact Sheet for Parents
  • Hoja informativa sobre dislexia para padres
  • January 19, 2023 Parent Meeting
  • January 19, 2023 Accessibility Toolkit
  • Aviso Sobre Procedimientos de Proteccion
  • Guia Para Padres-Proceso de Admision,Repaso,Retiro
  • Resoluciones de Conflictos en Educacion Especial
  • Child Find-English
  • Child Find-Español
  • Nondiscrimination Statement
  • Special Education Administrative Staff
  • Psychological Services
  • Regional Day School Program for the Deaf (RDSPD)
  • Dyslexia/Section 504
  • Back-to-School Guide
  • Register your child as soon as possible
  • Counseling Services