Special Education

The goal of the Mathis ISD Special Education Program is to provide students with disabilities educational experiences to prepare them for the future.  A continuum of services is provided in the least restrictive environment allowing students access to the general curriculum and instruction with non-disabled peers for the extent appropriate for each student.




Special Education Director

Administrative Assistance/PEIMS Clerk

Sherri Nelson

Educational Diagnostician

Sandra Swinney

Educational Diagnostician

Zulema Gonzalez

Speech Language Pathologist

Marie Tamez

Speech Language Pathologist-Assistant

Elisa Flores

Speech Language Pathologist Assistant



Special Education services are available to eligible children within the Mathis Independent School District. The student must be between the ages of 3 and 21 with a documented handicap and an educational need that requires special education. Children with visual and/or auditory impairments may be eligible at birth. A variety of placement options are available if found eligible after a full and individual evaluation.

Please call the Mathis ISD Special Education Office at 361-547-4123


McCraw Building

410 East San Patricio

Mathis, Texas 78369


Phone:             361-547-4123

Fax:                  361-547-2666