Dyslexia Program

Meet the Team

The Dyslexia Program offers students a structured, multi-sensory, explicit, cumulative, systematic instruction in foundational reading, writing and spelling skills based on the Orton Gillingham method.  

The DeSoto County School District employs four Dyslexia Therapists who are also certified Academic Language Therapists.

Professional Development and 
Student Support
662.449.7151

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Alison Black
M.Ed, LDT, CALT
(901) 585-8648 
Hernando Elem Hernando Hills Elem Hernando Middle
Hernando High
Lewisburg Elem Lewisburg Primary
Lewisburg Intermediate
Lewisburg Middle
Lewisburg High
Oak Grove Central
Melissa Burnside
M.Ed, LDT, CALT

(901) 585-7275

DeSoto Central Elem DeSoto Central Prim DeSoto Central Middle
DeSoto Central High
Greenbrook Elem Hope Sullivan Elem Pleasant Hill Elem Southaven Elem Southaven Int
Southaven Middle
Southaven High
Stacey Kitchens
M.Ed, LDT, CALT

(901) 585-7311

Horn Lake Elem Horn Lake Int
Horn Lake Middle
Horn Lake High
Lake Cormorant Elem
Lake Cormorant Middle
Lake Cormorant High
Shadow Oaks Elem Walls Elementary
M.Ed, LDT, CALT

 (901) 486-5562

Center Hill Elem Center Hill Middle
Center Hill High
Chickasaw Elem Olive Branch Elem Olive Branch Int Olive Branch Middle
Olive Branch High
Overpark Elem
Resources
Educational Apps for iPads/iOS
See Touch Learn App
Phonics Genius App
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