• Welcome to the Henry County Special Education Department

    The Henry County Board of Education ensures that all children residing within the jurisdiction of the public education agency, birth to age 21, regardless of the severity of their disability and who need special education and related services, are identified, located, and evaluated. Qualified personnel are employed to ensure special education services are provided. Every effort will be made by the Henry County School System to encourage a family focused approach for Individualized Education Plan development.

    The Henry County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies:

    For further information or questions relating to the Exceptional Child Program in Henry County Schools or other policies  please contact:

    Dr. La'Keisha Newsome
    Special Education Coordinator
    300 North Trawick St.
    Abbeville, Alabama  36310
    Phone: 334-585-2206 Ext. 1230

    *Please visit the document section to read more about destroying records for the birth years 1992-1996.