Contact Us




Kara Saldierna
Director of Special Education

Office: (531) 299-9461

Fax: (531) 299-0386

Supervisor: Connie Coltrane 
(531) 299-9569

Lead Teacher: Lori Chatfield
(531) 299-9549

Parent Resources

The following lists contact information for various special education needs/concerns:


Assistive Technology:  402-557-2540

Autism Consultation Team:  402-557-2565

Health Services:  402-557-2705 (a school nurse is also available at each school)

Hearing Testing: Available at each school through the school nurse

Special Education Placement Office:  402-557-2424

Student Transportation:  402-572-5985

Psychological Services:  402-557-2742

Registration for the 2016 NE Autism Network Conference is now open.  

If you are interested, you can find the registration information in the following link:


2016 Registro de Conferencia de Red de Autismo de Nebraska

Intérpretes estaran disponibles este año y  las formas en Español de registro en español las puede localizar en este eslabón de web:


Click Here to find the latest Parent Rights in Special Education documents

Special Education Advisory Council (SEAC)

SEAC is an advisory panel for the purpose of providing policy guidance with respect to Special Education and related services for children with disabilities.  The responsibilities of the Special Education Advisory Council include discussing research-based educational practices and reviewing activities designed to improve outcomes for children with disabilities in the Omaha Public Schools.  The Council consists of a balance of parents, administrators, and representatives from various community agencies who serve students birth through age 21.