Every child has a right to a Free Appropriate Public Education or "FAPE". This requirement is included in the Individuals with Disibilities in Education Act "IDEA". IDEA mandates that the school districts provide access to general education and specialized education services as well as the support needed so children with disabilities can access the general education setting. As parents it is important to understand what IDEA requires the School Dstrict to provide:
IDEA ensures your child will receive a Free Appropriiate Public Education. It is important to understand that FAPE does not require school districts to provide disabled children with a better education than is provided to non-disabled students. For more information on FAPE or to discuss your child's enique needs please contact us.