504 Plan Administrative Procedures

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 prohibits discrimination on the basis of the disability by any program or activity that receives or benefits from federal funding. Section 504 requires that disabled students be provided with a free appropriate public education including education with non-disabled peers to the maximum extent appropriate.

The following procedures apply regarding the evaluation, identification, and provision of services to students under Section 504.

Interpreters for Special Education/504 Meetings

Effective June 10, 2022, school districts must provide qualified interpreters for parents who do not normally speak English, and licensed interpreters for deaf parents, at multidisciplinary meetings, mediations, Section 504 meetings and due process hearings. If you would like to request an interpreter for any of these meetings, please contact Teri Johnson, Administrative Assistant for Special Education at (847) 498-2610 ext. 5130.