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Special Services Director


The Department of Special Services is required to provide free, appropriate public education to eligible children, ages 3-21 years old, in cooperation with parents and other agencies under the Individual with Disabilities Education Act.The Natchez-Adams School District ensures that all students are prepared to continue their education and to successfully enter the work place as productive, responsible citizens; including those with disabilities  In accordance with the district's mission,

The State of Mississippi requires that all students referred for Special Education Services must go through the Teacher Support Team process.  This means that strategies in the regular education setting must be considered and documented before referral to Special Education.  Parents and guardians are encouraged to contact their child's home school or the Department of Special Services at (601) 445-2995 for more information if they suspect that their child has a disability.

 The Department of Special Services envisions a school system where all students, families, schools, and community members share the motivation, knowledge, and skills to work together to ensure that all children with disabilities are learning, progressing, and preparing for their place in our global community.



Legal Notice

Notice to Bidders

The Natchez-Adams School District Board of Education will receive sealed proposals in the office of the Superintendent of Education until 12:00 p.m. on Friday, July 28, 2017 to purchase the Educational Contractual Services as Follows: Professional Development Language -Speech Pathologist Positive Behavior Specialist A copy of the RFP can be picked up at the Braden Administration Building, 10 Homochitto Street, Natchez, Mississippi 39120. Any questions should be directed to Dr. Ruby W. As-Sabor, Special Services Director or in the Natchez-Adams School District Superintendent’s office at 601-445-2995/601-445-2830 or SEALED proposals will be received by the Natchez-Adams School District Board of Education, 10 Homochitto Street, Natchez, Mississippi 39120 until 12:00 p. m., July 28, 2017. All proposals are subject to the terms and conditions of the bid invitation and must be received in sealed packages and marked “Proposals for Education Contractual Services” on the front by the due date and time. Proposals received after the specified date and time are considered late and will not be opened. The Board reserves the right to reject any and all proposals or any part of any proposal and accept the proposal which is best as evidenced by reasons relative to the purpose of the purchase. The Board reserves the right to waive any irregularities. All proposals shall be effective for one year from the date of the proposal opening. Mr. Fred T. Butcher Superintendent of Education Natchez-Adams School District

Dr. Ruby W. As-Sabor
Dr. Ruby W. As-Sabor