Iron County School District Special Programs is committed to providing a range of services to students with a variety of needs. It is Iron County School District's goal to ensure that all students are afforded the very best education.

Know the Difference

SPED vs 504

Discover the difference between Special Education and a 504 Plan from


Special Education

Provides individualized special education and related services to meet the unique needs of the child.

504 Plan

Provides services and changes to the learning environment to meet the needs of the child as adequately as other students.

506 Indian Education

Provides enhanced and supportive Indigenous educational opportunities for all Native American students.