Special Education Department

The Special Education Department of CHISD is committed to providing individualized educational experiences to all students with special learning needs.  Our mission is to provide the supplemental aids and services necessary to assist every CHISD student who receives special education, dyslexia, or Section 504 services to develop the knowledge and skills to excel in any endeavor they pursue.

We value:

  • students & believe that they constitute the core of our mission.
  • a culture of mutual respect that empowers diverse voices and facilitates dialogue & communication.
  • the development of educators, who are committed to caring, collaborative & dynamic learning environments to promote professional excellence, integrity & accountability.
  • effective, individualized, research-based practices at all levels of teaching & learning.

Hours of Operation
Monday through Thursday
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Contact Information:
Holly Bell Cunningham
Executive Director of Special Education
Phone: (972) 291-1581 ext. 4070
Fax: (972) 291-9739