• We provide a place where families of children with special needs can receive help with their issues and concerns. You can find information on various topics related to physical, mental, and intellectual disabilities. We will also update this webpage regularly with coming events, webinars, and video series to help you navigate different aspects of special education. This collection of online resources aims to serve as a one-stop shop for your family with assistance from Fayette County Public Schools, the state of Kentucky, and beyond.

February's Spotlight: Black History Month

  • From our past to our present, African Americans with disabilities have contributed much to our society and world. 

    As many families delve into post-secondary transitions, it is important to consider college as a possibility. See how Black, disabled, and proud college students lead successful lives.

    We know that preparing for college is no easy task. To lessen the burden of paying for college, there are many scholarships for African Americans, people with a disability, and those who are both.


    Spotlight archives: Monthly Observances

  • Coming Up: 

    Autism Family Network meetings for preschool and elementary families  

    * Feb. 9 and April 13, both at noon or 6 p.m.   

     Zoom link  

    Questions? Email Tanya Sturgill

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    Preparing for ARC & IEP Meetings

    * Feb. 16 through March 9 (four sessions)


  • Web tip: The URL shortcut to this page is fcps.net/spedfamilies