Amanda Turlington
Director of Special Education

979-725-6307 ext. 1127

Kari Groschke         

Administrative Assistant


Special Education Teachers

Mandy Simons- WES KITE

Becky Heger - WES       

Vicki Hudec- WJH     

Amanda Machicek - WJH/WHS FAST 

Cayleb Holt- WJH FAST         

Carolanne McAfee - WHS


Special Education Service Providers

Stephanie Bludau
Licensed Specialist in School Psychology - LSSP

Wendy Florus
Speech Language Pathologist

Kassie Chaffin   

Speech Language Pathologist

Joanie Krischke
Occupational Therapy - OT

Kristen Holton
Orientation & Mobility - O&M

Julie Prause
Certified Teacher of the Visually Impaired

Welcome To Weimar ISD Special Services Department


Special Education Resources:

Parents Guide to the Admission, Review, and Dismissal Process

Child Find, Evaluation, and ARD Supports

How to request a Special Education Evaluation:

SB 139 English

SB 139 Spanish

TEA Resources on Special Education in Texas

Dyslexia Updates:

Texas Dyslexia Handbook 2021

Important Changes for Families

ESPANOL- Important Changes for Families

Appendix to the Dyslexia Handbook

Delayed or Denied Evaluations & Compensatory Services:


Texas Transition and Employment Guide

Transition and Employment Guide- English

ESPANOL- Transition and Employment Guide

Special Education Required Posting to LEA Websites

Implementation of Early Childhood Instruments in the
2022-2023 School Year

Notice of Procedural Safeguards


Special Education Legal Framework: 

The Legal Framework

All Region III Special Education Workshops are located at 

Region III ESC
1905 Leary Lane
Victoria, Texas 77901|
Phone: 361-573-0731
Fax: 361-576-4804

Contact Mary Kathryn Evans 
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The Special Education Information Center (SPEDTex) provides resources and interactive features for increasing family awareness of disabilities and special education processes, with the goal of improving partnerships between schools and families.

Contact information:

Phone: 1-855-773-3839


Live Chat:


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Educational websites for students and parents:

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