FAQ and Child Find Process
Anyone can submit a referral; the referral however, does not automatically result in anevaluation. By law, the decision to conduct a case study under Section 504 Evaluation must always be a team decision. The school’s team may determine that other interventions should be implemented before an evaluation is necessary.
Under Section 504, the evaluation is used to determine whether or not a student has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity that, in turn, requires accommodations, aids, or services for the student to have equal access to their educational environment.