Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, commonly called Section 504, is a federal law that protects students from discrimination based on disability. Section 504 ensures that students with disabilities have educational opportunities and benefits equal to those provided to students without disabilities. To be eligible, a student must have a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activity.
Your child has the right to:
You have the right to:
Your child has the right to an evaluation before the school determines if he or she is eligible under Section 504. You have the right to:
If you disagree with the district’s decisions regarding your child’s identification, evaluation, educational program, or placement under Section 504, you may contact the Section 504 district coordinator.
To learn more, about Section 504, please see the following resources:
Jake HallExecutive Director of Learning Supports and Alternatives800 Second Street, Woodland, WA 98674Phone: 360-841-2716FAX: firstname.lastname@example.org