Houdek appointment

Photo by Sue Suchyta

Cynthia Houdek on Tuesday was appointed the new program administrator of Madison School by the Wyandotte Public Schools Board of Education. She most recently was a special education teacher at Wilson Middle School. Madison is a “center-based program” for special needs children age 3 to 14 years old. Students are referred from 17 Downriver school districts. The school works with children with moderate to severe cognitive impairment, those who have severe multiple impairment and those who have autistic spectrum disorder.