Federal Programs

Mrs. Paulette Baz
Director, Federal Programs


Mrs. Rachel Kramer
Special Education Coordinator

Mrs. Myla Dodson

The Springfield Local Schools Federal Programs Department is responsible for the following services:
  • School Counseling Services
  • Psychological Services
  • Nursing
  • Special Education
  • English Language Learners


Whose IDEA is This? A Resource Guide for Parents:

State Support Team Region 1:

Click here to access the website for the State Support Team Region 1 (formerly known as the SERRC) offers the resources and links to support parents and families in the adventure they share with their children.

Ohio Department of Education:
Click here to connect to the Ohio Department of Education's website 
Click here to learn about ODE's APPs 
Click here for USDOE Guidance: Access to a free appropriate public education includes IEPs aligned to grade level academic content standards 

Interventioncentral Website
Click here to connect to Interventioncentral.org.  This site offers free tools and resources to help school staff and parents to promote positive classroom behaviors and foster effective learning for all children and youth.