Special Education

The Prairie Farm School District's Special Education Department is dedicated to providing academic and behavioral supports to all students with varying special education needs. It is our goal to provide the services needed to break down barriers for students served by IEPs.

Special Education Staff:
Special Education Director: Jeni Fossum
Special Education Secretary: Linda Stehling

Paraprofessionals:
Jackie Alexander
Lori Bates
Micki Bowers
Lisa Davis
Becky Giger
Paulette Keene
Carrie Klefstad
Brenda Kruger
Crystal Nelson
Marilyn Shelton
Cheryl Thompson


Case Managers:
Kevin Anderson
Katrina Chovan
Janell Kuehn
Melissa Nagel
Meghan Olson


Related Service Providers:
John Gyllen - School Psychologist
Christine Kessler - Occupational Therapist
Barb Nigon - Speech and Language Pathologist
Michelle Perlick - Physical Therapy


Information, Resources and Links for Families with Students Served by IEPs:
Special Education in Plain Language
Special Education Procedural Safeguard

Notices for Families and Community Members
Notice of Special Education Scholarship Program
Annual Notice of Special Education Referral and Evaluation Process
Child Find Confidentiality Notice