We are dedicated to building for the long term success of students with disabilities. Our mission can best be achieved by:

• Fostering collaborative relationships between school teams and families
• Instilling in all employees the recognition that they each make a difference in the lives of students and families
• Providing a framework that acknowledges the work of the individual while prompting the development of team work which is crucial to our success and ultimately the success of students


• Center Based Programs for students with Developments Cognitive Disabilities (DCD) ages 5-21 years old
• Elementary Level 3 Program for students with significant Emotional/Behavioral Disorders
• Home Based Services for children ages birth to three years old
• Early Childhood Evaluation and Services ages three to seven years old

Cooperative Services

The Sherburne and Northern Wright Special Education Cooperative provides a wide variety of services to our member districts, students and their families. We are committed to ensuring that comprehensive child find activities occur in order to properly identify students who qualify for special education services. We are committed to ensuring that qualifying students receive a free and appropriate public education in their least restrictive environment.


• Assistant Director of Special Education Services
• Assistive Technology Consultants
• Audiologists
• Autism Consultant
• Director of Special Education
• Home Based Teachers and Speech Clinicians
• Interpreters for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
• Occupational Therapists
• Physical Therapists
• Physical/Health Disabilities Consultant
• School Psychologists
• Special Education Coordinators
• Teachers of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
• Teachers of the Visually Impaired