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Pemiscot County Special School District

1317 West Highway 84
Hayti, MO  63851
Phone: (573)359-0021
Fax: (573)359-6525

District Administration

As you review our district, you will find we are somewhat unique in comparison to many public schools in our state. Our district is one of only two Special School Districts in Missouri—the other in St. Louis County. We administer a number of programs in collaboration with the seven component school districts in Pemiscot County. They are:


The mission of the Pemiscot County Special School District is to provide a comprehensive, quality education for all students. The district has a Board-approved Comprehensive School Improvement Plan (CSIP) guided by the mission statement and based on the district’s fundamental beliefs about teaching and learning.
Welcome to the Pemiscot County Special School District web site. Your visit to our site is much appreciated by our students, staff, administration, and Board of Education. Our goal is to help you learn more about the programs and services provided by our district.


We have sixty-five certified staff members-forty located on component district campuses and twenty-five located on our central campus. Twenty-eight of our non-certified staff members work on component district campuses while the remaining twenty-one are located on our central campus.


Programs and Services:

We operate the following programs and services for our constituents in Pemiscot County:


Special Education instruction and related services on the campuses of all seven component districts.


Oak View Learning Center for students in the county five to twenty-one years of age with moderate to severe developmental disabilities.


 Itinerant Early Childhood Special Education services for children with developmental disabilities three to five years of age in the county.


Parents As Teachers cooperative program for families with children birth to five years of age in six of the component school districts


Career & Technology School for all high school students in the county


Diagnostic Clinic for assessment of students in all seven component school districts


Thank you for your interest in our district. We truly hope you enjoy your visit to our district’s website.

Doug White, Superintendent

North Pemiscot County R-1 078-001

Hayti R-2 078-002

Pemiscot County R-3 078-003

Cooter R-4 078-004

South Pemiscot County R-5 078-005

Delta C-7 078-009

Caruthersville 18 078-012