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Sandy Rakes, Director of Special Populations

Information about our Special Education, 504 and Gifted Programs


Contact Information: 815-634-5042 ext. 2112

Morris Community High School 1978
Illinois State University BS-Special Education 1991
Illinois State University MS-Educational Administration 2001

Special Education
Section 504
Accelerated/Enrichment Program
Grundy County Special Education Cooperative Liaison
Response to Intervention (RtI)
District Contact/Resource for English Language Learners

Professional Affiliations:
CEC-Council for Exceptional Children
IAASE-Illinois Alliance of Administrators of Special Education
ASCD-Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development 


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