Welcome to Special Education
The mission of the Galena Park Independent School District is to prepare students to become productive citizens and lifelong learners.
We feel that by engaging our students in exciting lessons that explore and incorporate higher level thinking skills we can assure success for all of our students.
Curriculum Corner is the portal for our successful teachers to come together and reach our common educational goal by enhancing lessons, engaging students, and increasing interactivity in the classroom.
Special Education Contacts
Dr. Wanna Giacona, Executive Director for Special Programs
Tammy Takeda, Director- Special Education Curriculum & Instruction
Dr. Carol Booth, Director- Special Education
Appraisal & Compliance
The mission of the Galena Park ISD Special Education Department is to provide students with special needs a nurturing environment that provides valuable educational experiences designed to meet their unique needs. This mission will be accomplished through developing a unified, collective vision for learning through the collaboration of parent, school personnel, and community members.
- All students can learn
- In high expectations
- In the value of respect and diversity
- Positive reinforcement and encouragement nurture self-confidence
- In educating students in the least restrictive environment