FAQs

  • What is Special Education?

  • What disabilities are served under special education?

  • I think my child has a disability. How do I request services?

  • We are new to Madison City Schools and our child has an IEP. How do we obtain Special Education Services?

  • How is eligibility for special education determined?

  • My child has been found eligible for special education. Now what?

  • My child attends a private school. Are special education services available?

  • My doctor has provided a prescription for school based services. What should I do with this information?

  • My child was recently evaluated outside of the school system and was diagnosed with a disability. Will the school system accept these results?

  • My child is homeschooled and I suspect he/she has a disability. How do I request an evaluation?

  • What are Extended School Year (ESY) services?