Special Education Program
Special Education News
The U.S. Department of Education released three new sets of guidance today to assist the public in understanding how the Department interprets and enforces federal civil rights laws protecting the rights of students with disabilities. These guidance documents clarify the rights of students with disabilities and the responsibilities of educational institutions in ensuring that all students have the opportunity to learn.
About our Special Education Program
The Allendale Public School District provides Early On and Special Education Services to residents of Allendale, Michigan.
Special Education Services are for students from birth to 26 years who have been identified, evaluated and found eligible for programs and/or services under the Michigan Administrative Rules for Special Education. Michigan Administrative Rules for Special Education defines eligibility for special education services within 13 categories of disability.
All elementary, intermediate and secondary schools in Allendale determine the existence of a Specific Learning Disability using a Pattern of Strengths and Weaknesses.
Michigan Criteria for Determining the Existence of a Specific Learning Disability
Parental Notification for Medicaid Billing
This is the notification of your rights under the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) regarding Medicaid billing.