Pathfinder Educational Center

Pathfinder Center is a centralized Special Education Facility operated by St. Joseph County ISD. Pathfinder Center provides life skills training to eligible special education students age 3 – 26 years of age.

Students come from the nine local school districts that make up the St. Joseph County ISD. In addition to the Pathfinder Center, eight off-site programs are also in operation throughout the county.

Belief Statements

  • All students should be given the opportunity to learn and succeed.
  • The goal for each student is to reach his/her potential.
  • All students have value, worth, and the right to be treated with respect and dignity.
  • All students have the right to privacy, their opinion, and personal safety.
  • All students have the right to have their individual needs addressed.
  • All students have learning opportunities in a least-restrictive environment.
  • Students learn in different ways and at different rates
  • Learning is a lifelong process and occurs in many settings.


St. Joseph County ISD
Special Education Assistant Principal (Pathfinder)
St. Joseph County ISD
Executive Assistant to Principal
St. Joseph County ISD
Special Education Principal (Pathfinder)
Parent & Student Resources