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Exceptional Children

Smokey Mountain Elementary has two full time Exceptional Children’s teacher serving our K-8 students. The students are served in a resource or inclusive setting. Each student has an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) which is reviewed annually and followed daily in order to maximize student learning. We also have support specialist, such as a Speech/Language Therapist, to assist student needs.


Cassie Sandoval

Exceptional Children's Teacher (K-5)
(828) 497-5535

Wes Willoughby

Exceptional Children's Teacher (6-8)
(828) 497-5535