Yankton adds two more special education teachers

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – The Yankton School Board approved adding two more special education teachers for the fall term at their meeting Monday night.

Superintendent Wayne Kindle says it’s a needed addition.


Kindle says they are seeing more kids with additional educational and physical needs.

Kindle says their special education enrollment has been increasing more rapidly than the overall numbers.

Out of a student body of over 2,700, about 525 are enrolled in special education.