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588-COOPThe 588 Educational Cooperative coordinates special education services for 12 member school districts in the Big Bend Region of West Texas.   Students are afforded a wide range of instructional opportunities provided in the least restrictive environment and designed to meet individual student needs, as determined by the student’s Admission, Review, and Dismissal (ARD) committee.

The 588 Educational Cooperative employs a staff of highly qualified special education personnel who work collaboratively with each district's general education staff to address the academic, functional, and behavioral needs of students with disabilities. Special Education services are designed as an integral support to each district's general education curricular, instructional, and assessment program to provide individualized supports and services to students meeting eligibility requirements in one or more of the following areas: autism, deaf-blindness, auditory impairment, emotional disturbance, intellectual disability, multiple disabilities, orthopedic impairment, other health impairment, learning disability, speech impairment, traumatic brain injury, visual impairment, or non-categorical early childhood.


Member Districts

Alpine ISD

704 W Sul Ross Ave
Alpine, TX 79830


Balmorhea ISD

PO Box 368
Balmorhea, Texas 79718


Culberson County Allamoore ISD

400 West 7th St
PO Box 899
Van Horn, TX 79855

Van Horn Fort Davis ISD
PO Box 1339
401 W Webster Ave
Fort Davis, TX 79734
Fort Davis

Marathon ISD

109 N 5th St
PO Box 416
Marathon, TX 79842


Marfa ISD

400 W Lincoln St
PO Box T
Marfa, TX 79843


Presidio ISD

701 E Market St
PO Box 1401
Presidio, TX 79845

Presidio San Vicente ISD San Vicente

Sierra Blanca ISD

500 Sierra Blanca Ave
Sierra Blanca, TX 79851

Sierra Blanca

Terlingua CSD

550 Roadrunner Circle
Terlingua, TX 79852


Terrell County ISD

302 N 2nd St
PO Box 747
Sanderson, TX 79848

Terrell County

Valentine ISD

100 Kentucky St
Valentine, TX 79854