Director: Mr. Nick McGinnis

Welcome to Forest Hills Special Education Co-Op

My name is Nicholas McGinnis and I am the Director of Special Education for Richland Bean Blossom CSC and Spencer Owen Community Schools. RBBCSC is part of a Special Education Cooperative with Spencer Owen Community Schools, called Forest Hills Special Education Cooperative.

RBBCSC special education services strive to ensure all students are given the highest quality education which meets their individual academic, social, emotional, and functional needs. Our main goals  are to provide our eligible students with their Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE) through the identification of, and comprehensive services to students who meet eligibility categories set forth in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, (IDEA) and Indiana’s Special Education Rules (Article 7) and ensure that our students receive their education within the Least Restrictive Environment (LRE)

Should you have any questions regarding special education services in Richland Bean Blossom Community School Corporation, Forest Hills Cooperative, or Spencer Owen Community Schools please do not hesitate to reach out to me. The best way to reach me is by email at My phone number is 812 876-6325.


Nicholas McGinnis