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Exceptional Children's Program

Mission Statement

 Assure that students with disabilities develop mentally, physically, emotionally, and vocationally through the provision of an appropriate individualized education in the least restrictive environment.

The Exceptional Children's Department Team

Department Phone Number: (919) 693-1103.

Team Member Email and Phone Extension School Assignments
Dr. Eric Oxford, Senior Director

oxforde@gcs.k12.nc.us

Phone Ext: 101269

 
Hattie Mathis Yates, Administrative Specialist

alexanderh@gcs.k12.nc.us

Phone Ext: 101875

 
Charlesetta Cheatham-Smith, Financial Analyst (PT)

cheathamc@gcs.k12.nc.us

Phone Ext: 101876

 
Donna Bowling-Critcher, Program Specialist

critcherd@gcs.k12.nc.us

Phone Ext: 101272

 
Melanie Burnette, Program/Compliance Specialist, Medicaid Specialist

burnettemb@gcs.k12.nc.us

Phone Ext: 101270

 
Robynne Williams, Compliance Specialist

williamsrf@gcs.k12.nc.us

 
Chenita Roberts, Pre-School Specialist

robertsc@gcs.k12.nc.us

Phone Ext: 101290

 
Will Paul, Behavior Liaison/PBS Coordinator

paulwt@gcs.k12.nc.us

Phone Ext: 101248