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 
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Dr. Kendahl Owoh, Executive Director of Special Populations
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DeSoto ISD Administration Building 
200 E. Belt Line Road, DeSoto, TX 75115 
Phone: (972) 274-8212, Ext. 8251 
Fax: (972) 274-8190