Park Ridge-Niles Community Consolidated School District 64 issued the following announcement on Aug. 30.
Park Ridge-Niles School District 64 will provide an information session to parents on the recently updated 504 processes parent handbook on Tuesday, September 17 at 7 p.m. at Roosevelt School (Learning Resource Center), 1001 S. Fairview, Park Ridge.
The program will include discussion on the eligibility process, program development and implementation, and parents’ rights.
What is a 504? District 64 provides services under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Students who may qualify under 504 must meet eligibility guidelines of: having a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities; has a record of physical or mental impairment; or is regarded as having a physical or mental impairment.
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