Special Education services are available for all children who qualify according to the criteria set by the State of Minnesota. It is the philosophy of the Waseca schools to work with parents, children, and teachers to design the best individualized programs possible.


Special Education provides support in the following areas:


Special Education

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Deaf/Hard of Hearing (DHH)
  • Developmental Adapted Physical Education (DAPE)
  • Developmental Cognitive Disabilities - Mild/Moderate (DCD-MM)
  • Developmental Cognitive Disabilities- Severe/Profound (DCD-SP)
  • Early Childhood Special Ed (ECSE)
  • Emotional/Behavior Disability (EBD)
  • Occupational/Physical Therapy: (OT/PT)
  • Other Health Disabilities (OHD)
  • Physically Impaired (PI)
  • Specific Learning Disability (SLD)
  • Speech/Language Impairments
  • Visually Impaired (VI)



  • Mental Health Therapeutic Programs
  • School Psychologist
  • School Social Worker