PRESS RELEASE


April 16, 2013

Tina Veal-Gooch
Director of Public Relations
903.794.3651 ext. 1013

TISD Special Education Department to Host Community Services Agency Fair

Texarkana, TX – Texarkana Independent School District will host a Special Education Department Community Services Agency Fair for all parents, guardians, caregivers and children on Saturday, April 20 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Texas Middle School – Cafeteria, 2100 College Drive.

During the event, attendees can meet with local service providers and community agencies who offer support, assistance, therapy and resources for students with disabilities. They can take the time to discuss the special needs of their child with representatives who will help them find a solution to their needs. Whether you have a child that attends school now, is about to begin, or is near graduation, the TISD Special Education Community Services Agency Fair can show you the right opportunities for your student and for your family!

FREE Shuttle Transportation to and from the event will be offered by TISD. Pick-Up will be at 9:50 a.m. and 11:35 a.m. and Return will be at 11:15 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Guests can catch the TISD Shuttle at Dunbar Intermediate Center (2315 W. 10th Street), Highland Park Elementary (401 W. 25th Street), Nash Elementary (100 Burton), Spring Lake Park Elementary (4324 Ghio Fish Boulevard), Theron Jones Early Literacy Center (2600 W. 15th Street), Wake Village Elementary (400 Wildcat Drive) and Westlawn Elementary (410 Westlawn Drive).

Other fun items for the day include: FREE Hot Dog Lunch courtesy of Runnin’ WJ Ranch, FREE Popcorn provided by Temple Memorial Rehabilitation Center and DOOR PRIZES courtesy of Therapy Options, New Horizons ICF-IDD, Fountain Therapeutic Center and Preferred Home Medical.

If you with to request adapted or individualized transportation, need sign language or foreign language interpretation; or are in need of other accommodations, please call in advance to make arrangements.

For more information on the TISD Special Education Community Services Agency Fair, contact: Shawn Davis – 903.793.7561 ext. 1307.

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