Direct and Related Services Department

  • Contact Information

    Christa Foolkes, M.S. Deaf Studies and Deaf Education, M.S., L-SLP, CCC-SLP
    Direct and Related Services Coordinator
    Department of Special Services
    Calcasieu Parish School Board
    1302 5th Street
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337)217-4300 ext. 3614


  • The Calcasieu Parish School Board Direct and Related Services Department includes adapted physical education teachers, Deaf/hard of hearing staff (teachers, interpreters, notetakers), occupational therapists, physical therapists, vision itinerant teachers, and an orientation and mobility specialist. Each staff member aims to help all our students achieve their maximum potential by providing appropriate instruction, educational materials, technology, and accommodations. Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have!