Platte Valley Educational Cooperative

The Platte Valley Education Cooperative (PVEC) has been an integral part of the special education programs for multiple school districts since 1977.  The PVEC assists the member school districts in providing identification of children with special needs and in providing the appropriate services for the children based on the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education’s requirements.   The PVEC also assists member districts in locating outside services for children as required on the child’s IEP.  The PVEC is currently located at the North Platte R-I Intermediate School in Edgerton, MO.

Contact Information
900 Lewis Street
Edgerton, MO 64444
Phone: 816-450-8595
Fax: 816-227-3270

Staff Directory


Dr. Robert Couldry Director
 Kerri Pettijohn IEP Coordinator
 Gary Heldenbrand ECSE Coordinator, Grades PK-2
 Samantha Burks Compliance,  Grades 3-5
 Judy Plumberg Compliance, Grades 6-8
 Dave Fager Transition Coordinator, Grades 9-12