4th Annual Special Channel Meeting
Come join us for the 4th Special Channel meeting of the year on April 29th at 7PM in the Upper Providence Elementary library. In honor of Autism Awareness Month, we have Dr. Jennifer Stevenson from Ursinus College coming to speak on Autism- Prevalence, Changes in Diagnostic Criteria, and Overall Awareness.
2nd Quarter IEP Progress Reports
The 2nd marking period IEP Progress Reports will be available on Skyward at 4:00 pm on February 3, 2015. The progress is provided after each goal in the IEP. Please contact your child's special education teacher or supervisor with any questions.
Special Channel Parent Meetings for 2014- 2015
Special Channel is a parent group for students in grades K-12 whose children have disabilities. The Parent group is devoted to bringing the latest research, resources and networking to all parents in the Spring-Ford Area School District. The meetings are all held on Wednesday evenings at the Upper Providence Elementary School at 7:00 P.M.
Wednesday, October 1st- Meet and Greet the Special Education Supervisors
Wednesday, December 3rd- Topic- Strategies for students with disabilities dealing with anxiety
Wednesday, February 4th- Topic- Brain Wiring: Implications for Students, Teachers and Parents
Wednesday, April - Meeting rescheduled- Date April 29- Topic- Autism- Prevalence, Changes in Diagnostic Criteria and Overall Awareness
Come out and bring a friend. Network to meet other parents and share resources.
Events & Information
This folder contains the Annual Public Notice detailing how a student qualifies for special education and gifted services, programs available, the screening process, evaluation process, rights and protections of parents and confidentiality.
This file contains information on gifted education. Resources as well as the district acceleration guidelines are attached. Updated September 2014
The folder contains information regarding Parent trainings for parents with children with disabilities in grades K-12 in the Spring-Ford Area School District.
Policies contained in this folder have been updated as of 3/2012.
Please see attached flyer that contains details on the 4th annual Special Channel meeting.