Special Education Referral Process Parents Section (Step 1: will be to…
If your child is between the ages of three- to five-years-old, and you suspect he needs special education services,
your first step will be to contact your school district and request an evaluation.
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) requires local public school districts to “identify, locate, and evaluate every child who may have a disability requiring special education services.”
This is called “Child Find.”