SpEd Staff

USD 457 offers quality Special Education programs through the following delivery models: Inclusion, Resource, Self-Contained, Alternative Site, Homebound, Therapeutic Education Program, and Hospitalized services.

Within those possible settings the following services may be provided: Speech, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Adaptive Physical Education, Learning Disabilities, Behavior Disorders, Hearing Impaired, Intellectual Disability, Multiple Disabilities, Visually Impaired, Other Health Impaired, TBI, Gifted and Early Childhood.

The special education office is located in the Educational Support Center at 1205 Fleming, Garden City, Kansas  67846. 

Special Education ESC Office Staff

Renee Scott
Assist. Superintendent

Renee Scott  

 Glenda LaBarbera
Senior Coordinator

Glenda LaBarbera

 Jina Arellano SpEd Coordinator - Early Childhood -
4th Grade & Compass Liaison
Jina Arellano
 Traci Shellenberger SpEd Coordinator - 5th -12th Grade
Traci Shellenberger
 Tracey Percival Office Manager
Tracey Percival
 Jackie Messenger MIS Secretary
Jackie Messenger
 Rosa Rosales Castorena  Translator-Spanish Rosa Rosales-Castorena
 Wanda Dougherty  Assistive Technology
Wanda Dougherty
 Sarah Korbe  School Psychologist
 Sarah Korbe
 Laura Pahls   School Psychologist  Laura Pahls
 Jenna Rycek
  School Psychologist  Jenna Rycek
 Rhonda Stuvick   School Psychologist  Rhonda Stuvick
 Shane Trentman   School Psychologist  Shane Trentman
 Erica Turano   School Psychologist  Erica Turano
 Janell Heiman  School Psychologist Para  Janell Heiman
 Jeanne Bradstreet  School Psychologist Para  Jeanne Bradstreet
 Lesa Peitz  Behavior Consultant Lesa Peitz