Information for Parents


GCISD DYSLEXIA and related disorders

GCISD provides screening, assessment and instruction for dyslexia and dyslexia-related disorders as outlined in the state dyslexia handbook.

Screening:

First grade students are screened by the end of January. Kindergarten students are screened by the end of the school year.

Assessment:

Contact your campus Assistant Principal to request assessment. After assessment is requested, you will be contacted by the campus diagnostician to begin the assessment process.

Dyslexia (English & Spanish) (1).pdf

Students identified with dyslexia, or a dyslexia related disorder, or is deemed at risk for dyslexia, may access to the Talking Book Program through the Texas State Library and Archives.


Books About Dyslexia:

Tom's Special Talent - Dyslexia (Moonbeam book award winner 2009) - Special Stories Series 2
Dyslexia and Spelling: Making Sense of It All
It's Called Dyslexia (Live and Learn Series)
Niagara Falls, Or Does It? #1 (Hank Zipzer)
Dyslexia is My Superpower (Most of the Time)