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Special Education

Special Services Department

Lakeside School District is committed to helping all students grow through learning by preparing them for an ever-changing world and by providing a learning environment which will facilitate the total development of each person.


Special Services Administrator



504 Building Coordinators

LPS: Bambi Norman – bambi_norman@lakesidesdorg

LIS: Sandy Hawkins -

LMS: Julie Quast –

LJHS: Matthew Balcom –

LHS: Anthony Brunet -


Arkansas Transition Services

Abilities Unlimited

ACTI (Arkansas Career Training Institute)

CHI St. Vincent Project SEARCH

NPC (National Park College) Technical Programs

First Step School Age Program and Adult Program

OWL (Opportunities for Work-based Learning) Program

RAMS Cafe (Reaching & Achieving Marketable Skills)

Project Prepare-Easter Seals Outreach


Special Olympics Partners Club

Special Olympics UNIFIED Sports

Special Olympics Sports

Special Olympics Volleyball Tournament (Hosted by Lakeside School District)

Special Hands, Special Hearts Art Event

Parent’s Night Out for students with Special Needs

Accessible Playgrounds