Eligibility Information

  • Students may qualify for special education services under any of the thirteen eligibility categories (5 CCR § 3030):

    • Autism
    • Deaf-blindness
    • Deafness
    • Emotional Disturbance
    • Hearing Impairment
    • Intellectual Disability
    • Multiple Disabilities
    • Orthopedic Impairment
    • Other Health Impairment
    • Specific Learning Disability
    • Speech and Language Impairment
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Visual Impairment

    Additionally, the student's disability must adversely affect the child's educational performance, requiring special education and related services.