Information for Parents

Check back to this page regularly for current information and resources for parents of students in the DeWitt-Lavaca Special Education Cooperative.

  Upcoming Events for Multi-District Students

On Tuesday, May 21, 2019, DLSEC will be hosting a Lunch & Learn for parents and guardians of children with special needs.  The Lunch & Learn meeting will be followed by the DLSEC RISE Awards and Graduation Ceremony.


DLSEC Graduation and Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Our last day school for students is May 23, 2019.  This will be an early release day.  
  • DLSEC RISE students at Yoakum Intermediate School will be released at 2:20 pm.
  • DLSEC RISE students at Yoakum High School will be released at 2:35 pm.



Calendar Change
Yoakum ISD has amended the district calendar. December 20 and 21, 2018, will now be holidays for students and staff including DLSEC Multi-District students in the RISE and GOALS programs.
February 18 and April 5, 2019, will now be regular instructional days.  The revised Yoakum ISD calendar is available at



Students in the DLSEC Multi-District Programs follow the Yoakum ISD calendar. You may access it at


School supplies lists have been mailed home.  They are also in the images below.  If you have any questions about the requested school supplies, please contact the Multi-District Principal, Tessa Sanchez, at (361)293-2854.



Parents may find information about meals for students in the Multi-District Program at

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Please contact Multi-District Principal Tessa Sanchez at (361)293-2854 or for more information.

parent resources

ARD-Related Resources:


65+ Awesome Apps for Autism

This collection of useful apps is divided into the following categories:

  • Learning Apps
  • Social Skills Apps
  • Self-Calming/Self-Awareness Apps
  • Speech, Sign Language, and Augmentative Communication Apps
  • Staff Tools Apps
  • Bullying Prevention Apps



Texas Statewide Leadership for Autism Training

This FREE, online training is intended for parents, educators, and community members.  The modules are available in English or Spanish.  Click here to view the registration and access information.