Special Education


The mission of the DeSoto ISD Special Education Department is to provide and serve students with disabilities and their families to create an all-inclusive educational environment.


The DeSoto ISD Special Education Department will improve the educational experience for scholars with disabilities. Together we will be:   

Dedicated to servicing our scholars, staff, and community

Effective in our approach to identifying, evaluating, & servicing in the scholar’s areas of need

Service oriented in providing data-driven resources, instructional expertise, and quality customer service.

Organized in program planning and training our students for immediate and post-secondary needs.

Tenacious by ensuring our scholar are college, career, or military ready

Optimistic about our overall scholar success 

Chastity Jackson, Director of Special Education 

Dr. Kendahl Owoh, Executive Director of Special Populations

DeSoto ISD Administration Building 
200 E. Belt Line Road, DeSoto, TX 75115 
Phone: (972) 274-8212, Ext. 8251 
Fax: (972) 274-8190