Chapter 15 – Section 504
The Washington School District shall provide each protected, handicapped student enrolled in the district, without cost to the student or family, those related aids, services or accommodations which are needed to afford the student equal opportunity to participate in, and obtain the benefits of, the school program and extracurricular activities, without discrimination, and to the maximum extent appropriate to the student’s abilities.
To receive services under a Chapter 15/ Section 504 Service Agreement, a student must be of school age and have a disability that impedes his or her learning. For more information please go to PA Department of Education Implementation of Chapter 15.
If you believe that your child may qualify for services, please contact your child’s guidance counselor.