Special Education



Coordinator -  Zinna Eaton
(435) 781-3100 ext. 1012

Secretary - Karine Simper
(435) 781-3100 ext. 1013




    Uintah School District has policies and procedures to ensure that all students with disabilities between the ages of three and 22, and those attending private schools, including students who are highly mobile, students who have been suspended or expelled from school, home schooled students, students who have not graduated from high school with a regular high school diploma, and those who are suspected of being a student with a disability and who are in need of special education or special education and related services even though they are advancing from grade to grade, and regardless of the severity of the disability, are identified, located, and evaluated.  This includes a practical method for determining which private school students are currently receiving needed special education or special education and related services.


    Carson Smith Scholarship

    The Special Needs Scholarship Program provides scholarships to qualified students with disabilities who enroll in eligible private schools. To participate in the program, students and schools must meet eligibility requirements established in Utah law and Utah State Board of Education Administrative Rules. Scholarship information can be found HERE. 

    Information at the website includes:

    1. Program Description
    2. Overview for Parents
    3. Application for Scholarship
    4. Instructions for filing the Application


    No district employee or student shall be subjected to discrimination in employment or any district program or activity on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The district is committed to providing equal access and equal opportunity in its programs, services and employment including its policies, complaint processes, program accessibility, district facility use, accommodations and other Equal Employment Opportunity matters. The district also provides equal access to district facilities for all youth groups. The following persons have been designated to handle inquires and complaints regarding unlawful discrimination, harassment, and retaliation:

    Rick Johnson, Human Resources Director (435) 781-3100
    Julie Wilde, Student Services Director (435) 781-3100

    You may also contact the Office for Civil Rights, Denver, CO (303) 844-5695

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