Special Populations

The Department of Special Populations directly oversees and/or assists with the administration, coordination, and implementation of a variety of school district programs and initiatives for students with disabilities. These FISD programs include:

  • Special Education services
  • Section 504 services
  • Dyslexia services

The Department of Special Populations provides instructional services and support for students throughout Ferris ISD. To effectively lead, support, and coordinate the variety of programs, Special Populations staff work with district staff, administrators, directors, principals, teachers, parents, and students as appropriate.


Dr. Kevin Dixon
Director of Special Populations

Deeann Castillo
Special Programs Coordinator

Josie Cuellar
Administrative Assistant


301 E 5th St, Ferris, TX 75125
Phone: 972-544-3858
Fax: 972-544-2784