Welcome to the Essex High School
Related Services Department
The Special Education Department at Essex High School provides special education and related services to students with identified educational disabilities.
Essex High School offers a continuum of special education services in self-contained, inclusion, and general education settings. Special education services and placement decisions for each student are made by the Individualized Education Program (IEP) team.
Special education classes offered include:
• Social Studies
• Vocational Education/Career & Technical Education
• Life Skills
• Instructional Assistance
Eligibility for special education is determined by a multidisciplinary team, according to Federal and state regulations. If you suspect that your child has a disability, please contact Ms. Alyssa Slater
, Special Education Department Chair, at (804) 443-4301.