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Special Education

The Special Education Department promotes opportunities for gifted and disabled students to participate in educational activities designed to help each student achieve maximum potential. A full range of services, meeting the needs of all identified and placed disabled students( Pre-K - 12), is offered in schools throughout the Blount County School System. Disabilities recognized by the State of Alabama include Autism, Deaf-Blindness, Developmental Delay, Emotional Disturbance, Hearing Impairment, Mental Retardation, Multiple Disabilities, Orthopedic Impairment, Other Health Impairment, Specific Learning Disabilities, Speech and Language Impairment, Traumatic Brain Injury and Visual Impairment.

Contact the Blount County Board of Education at 205-775-1950 if you have knowledge of a child (birth to 21) needing Special Education Services or see the Child Find flyer below. 

Child Find Flyer

District Special Education Plan

First page of the PDF file: BlountCoSpecialEducationPlan