Secondary Special Education

Middle School Programs

All middle school buildings have special education Teacher Consultant services in regular education.  Available in each building are departmentalized programs  for students who are eligible per their IEP.  Wayne-Westland also offers a full continuum of programs and services including  Resource Room programs and center program classrooms for students with orthopedic disabilities (POHI), profoundly multiple disabilities (SXI), dual diagnosed (DD), or severe cognitive disabilities (SCI).  Center program classrooms for students with severe disabilities are available on a regional basis.

High School Programs

All high school buildings have special education Teacher Consultant services in regular education.  Available in each building are departmentalized programs for eligible students that include resource and basic classroom services.  Available in the district are basic classrooms for eligible students and include center program classrooms for students with orthopedic disabilities (POHI), profoundly multiple disabilities (SXI), dual diagnosed (DD), or severe cognitive disabilities (SCI).  Center program classrooms for students with severe disabilities are available on a regional basis.

Building Descriptions

Franklin Middle School:

A district-wide cross-categorical program for special education students who require life skills support in addition to applied academics and self-advocacy. A district-wide transition program for special education students who require behavioral support. Transition basic classroom is for students who are special education eligible and who have been determined to need an additional level of support beyond consultation. Core academic and social skills are taught in this classroom. It is expected that students will benefit from the alternative programming offered to meet their unique needs and that they will return to the co-taught program and continue their academic and behavioral success. 

The Wayne RESA Southwestern Region classroom programs for students with Dual Diagnosed, Severe Congnitive Impaired, and Severe Multiple Impairment (SXI). These programs typically focuses on activities of daily living, and includes adaptive physical education and aquatics, and community based instruction (CBI), that is appropriate for the age, skills, and interest levels of these students.

Stevenson Middle School:

A district-wide cross-categorical program for special education students who require life skills support in addition to applied academics and self-advocacy. Typically, students enroll in applied academic and pre-vocational classes. A district-wide transition program for special education students who require behavioral support. Transition basic classroom is for students who are special education eligible and who have been determined to need an additional level of support beyond consultation. Core academic and social skills are taught in this classroom. It is expected that students will benefit from the alternative programming offered to meet their unique needs and that they will return to the co-taught program and continue their academic and behavioral success.

John Glenn High School:

A cross-categorical program for special education students who require life skills support in addition to applied academics and self-advocacy. Typically, students enroll in applied academic and pre-vocational classes and may additionally gain work experience credit. Most program participants are dually enrolled in the Western Wayne Skill Center by their junior year with some becoming full-time Skill Center students following their senior year at John Glenn. In general, students in this program earn certificates of completion.

The Wayne RESA Western Region classroom program for students with a Physical or Otherwise Health Impairment (POHI). This program mixes academic classes with activities of daily living which include adaptive physical education and aquatics, and community-based instruction (CBI), that is appropriate for the age, skills, and interest levels of these students. Some students in this program complete a rigorous academic program and earn a high school diploma. Many students in this program require specialized vocational training which they receive via placement in our POHI classroom housed at the Western Wayne Skill Center and thus earn certificates of completion.

Wayne Memorial:

A cross-categorical program for special education students who require life skills support in addition to applied academics and self-advocacy. Typically, students enroll in applied academic and pre-vocational classes and may additionally gain work experience credit. Most program participants are dually enrolled in the Western Wayne Skill Center by their junior year with some becoming full-time Skill Center students following their senior year at John Glenn. In general, students in this program earn certificates of completion.

The Wayne RESA Southwestern Region classroom programs for students with Dual Diagnosed, Severe Cognitive Impairment (SCI) and Severe Multiple Impairment (SXI). These programs typically focus on activities of daily living and include adaptive physical education and aquatics, and community-based instruction (CBI), that is appropriate for the age, skills, and interest levels of these students. Typically students in the SCI or SXI programs age-out and are awarded certificates of completion.

Tinkham Senior High Alternative:

Special education support on a teacher consultant basis and in the form of Dual Diagnosed and Behavior Recovery basic classrooms. These basic classrooms are for students who are special education eligible and who have been determined to need an additional level of support beyond consultation. Students work on improving behaviors and focus on academic skills needed for school sucess.  It is expected that students will benefit from the alternative programming offered to meet their unique needs at Tinkham and that they will return to their neighborhood high school and continue their academic and behavioral success.

Building Directory

Franklin Middle School

Phone: (734) 419-2417
FAX: (734) 595-2401

Stevenson Middle School

Phone: (734) 419-2355
FAX: (734) 595-269

John Glenn High School

Phone: (734) 419-2312
FAX: (734) 595-2338

Wayne Memorial High School

Phone: (734) 419-2271
FAX: (734) 595-2227

Tinkham Senior High Alternative Program

Phone: (734) 419-2312
FAX: (734) 595-2338

 

Contacts

Name
Building
Position
Phone
Dyanne Hildebrant
Board Office
Director of Secondary Special Education
734-419-2068
Name
Building
Position
Phone
Sandra Sands
Board Office
Secretary - Adm Sp Ed Secondary
734-419-2068