Exceptional Education



...Our purpose is to "promote educational services and programs for all Marion County's children with special education needs that will enable them to lead productive and independent lives." 


All children and adults ages 3 through 21 with a disability who reside in the Marion County district are entitled to Special Education services through the Marion County School System. 

For more information, contact Becky Bigelow, Director of Exceptional Education or Dr. Mark Griffith, Director of Marion County Schools at 423-942-3434.  



Becky Bigelow- Director of Exceptional Education

Logan Carmichael- Assistive Technician  

Sally Lund-Transition Specialist                       

Debbie Matthews-Speech/Language Pathologist

Julie Pratt-School Psychologist                                    

Jill Underwood- School Psychologist 

Tami Brooks-School Psychologist                             

Kristy Walden-Administrative Secretary