Skip to main content

Special Education

Welcome to Western Red River Shared Services





It is the mission of the Special Education Services Department to actively respond to the needs of students with disabilities and their families by providing supports that will encourage and foster empowerment, independence, and inclusiveness in all aspects of the educational experience in school and beyond.




Western Red River serves 2 school districts.


Detroit ISD                                               Rivercrest ISD         


Transfer Students Records Request

please contact

Sharon Connot

110 E. Garner Avenue

Detroit, TX  75436


FAX:  903-674-2244




Notice of Destruction of Special Education Records

Western Red River SSA will destroy special education records for students who moved from the district, graduated and or exited the program prior to the 2014-2015 school year.  Parents or students 18 years or older who would like to have a copy of their records must submit a written request to:

Western Red River SSA

Attn. Sharon Connot

110 E. Garner Avenue

Detroit, TX 75436


All requests must be received in writing by May 1, 2021.



WRRSSA Calendar


Director: Carrie Gray

Administrative Assistant:  Sharon Connot

Secondary Diagnostician:  Ginger Winters

Elementary Diagnostician:  Taylor Armstrong

Transition Coordinator:  Laura Connot

Speech Language Pathologist: Mike Roan

SLP-A: Glenn Higginbotham