Department Name

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Mission and Belief

La Crescent-Hokah School District - Special Education Department strives to provide an array of services to facilitate the education of students with special needs within school and our surrounding communities. La Crescent - Hokah Special Education Department is a leader in making a difference in education MN children and youth with disabilities. We believe that….
All children can learn
  • All children will be provided with a free and appropriate education in the least restrictive environment
  • Special Education programs strive to maximize students’ skills through partnerships that promote lifelong learning and self-advocacy.

Special Education Staff

Arley Armstrong

SPECIAL SERVICES TEACHER

  • 507-895-5045

Margaret Cassidy

SPECIAL SERVICES TEACHER

MS. Cassidy's Bio:  I teach kindergarten through fourth grade children who have various special education needs.  These needs may include the core academic area...

  • 507-895-4484 x2113

Jim Clark

SPECIAL SERVICES TEACHER

Graduate of Winona State, I've been in education since 1997, I have been coaching since 1987.

  • 507-895-4484 x5374

Troy Ellis

SPECIAL SERVICES TEACHER

  • 507-895-4484 x5043

Cathy Erickson

SPECIAL SERVICES TEACHER

Ms. Erickson's Website  

  • 507-895-4484 x5007

Melanie Zitzner

SPECIAL SERVICES TEACHER

Ms. Zitzner's Website  

  • 507-895-4484 x5085

Speech/Language Pre K - 12

Hilary Bernsdorf

SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST

Ms. Bernsdorf's Website Hello! I work with students in the district who are in preschool through third grade. My career in La Crescent started in 2009 after working four ...

  • 507-895-5100 x5107

Maseray Severn

SPEECH PATHOLOGIST

Ms. Severn's Website Hello, I am one of two Speech Language Pathologists for the La Crescent Hokah School District. I provide services for preschool through 12th grade th...

  • 507-895-4484 x5372

To contact by email: firstname.lastname@isd300.k12.mn.us

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