Special Education

Mission Statement
To increase academic achievement for all students with disabilities within the Green Bay Area Public School District to ensure college, career and community readiness for all.
  • To write Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) using best practice strategies
  • To deliver high quality instruction and interventions so as to close achievement gaps
  • To increase student engagement by decreasing time away from instruction
  • To provide all children with what they need, when they need it in order to ensure that they are college, career and community ready.


 Department Staff


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Dara Atandare​  ​Associate Director of Special Education ​920-448-2008 ​East Side schools;
Transitions (Alternative Education and Post Secondary);
Early Childhood
and Indicators;

Julie La​Berge ​Associate Director of Special Education ​920-448-2136 West Side schools; Transitions (School Programs and Indicators); Speech and Language; Deaf/Hard of Hearing; Vision; Extended School Year​
​Alex Graves ​Executive Secretary ​920-448-2131 ​Open enrollment;
In-District transfers



 Executive Director

Claudia Henrickson
Executive Director of Special Education  and Pupil Services

(920) 448-2081






​Vicki Bayer
Director of Special Education and Pupil Services
(920) 272-7473