Special Education

In order to prepare for a meeting please familiarize yourself with the general agenda: General Meeting Procedures

DESE Disability Categories

Child Find

Eligibility flowchart

Individuals with Disabilities Education ACT (IDEA)


Family Support: 




Parent Rights/Procedural Safeguards


Newer Laws/updates/guidance/regulation:

Dyslexia Guidance from DESE    and   August 2021 HPS Crosswalk of Guidance and next steps