Special Ed

Grade(s): Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

The ARE special education team is made up of two learning specialists, a significant support needs teacher, a social work, speech therapist, occupational therapist and physical therapist.  For more information please see individual sites.  To contact the OT or PT call the ARE main office.

Community Resources for students and families in Adams County

Special Ed Classrooms

Mrs. Blake's Classroom

"A person's a person, no matter how small" Dr. Suess

Coming soon...

Ms. Caldwell's SSN Class

What lies behind us & before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within. -Emerson

Arapahoe Ridge’s Significant Support teachers joyfully engage all learners to be critical thinkers who are empowered to reach their highest potential. We are committed to providing a quality education for your child and will encourage children to...

Mrs. Hayden's Class

Communication is the essence of human life

Here at Arapahoe Ridge Elementary I provide specialized services for students that qualify for support in the areas of articulation, language, fluency, pragmatic skills, and overall communication.  I see students in a group setting, typically...

Ms. Kennel's Class

Don't sweat the small stuff...and its all small stuff.

As the school social worker I help children to learn how to problem solve, cope with their feelings and help with their self esteem.  I do this thru small groups, indivdual and classroom wide  interventions.  I want every child to be socially and...

Mrs. Woods' Class

Coming soon...

As a building Learning Specialist, I serve students with identified Special Education needs in all six grade levels.  My main focus is working as an academic provider to students in the areas of reading, writing and math.  I will reach out by phone...