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Child Find Notification Disabilities Policy Students with Disabilities

Under The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the American Falls School District is prohibited from discriminating against students of the basis of disability. American Falls School District provides a free and appropriate public education to each student within its jurisdiction regardless of the nature or severity of the disability. The school district ensures that students who need or are believed to need special education or related services will be identified, evaluated, and provided with Section 504 also stipulates that students with disabilities have the right to participate in school sponsored extracurricular programs and activities to the maximum extent appropriate to their needs. Under Section 504 and IDEA students with disabilities have the right to be placed in the least restrictive educational environment. To the maximum extent appropriate for the needs of the student, American Falls will educate students with disabilities within their regular school program. Students with disabilities and their parents have a number of rights and protections.


Questions or requests for assistance or information about services for students with diagnosed or suspected disabilities should be directed to the student's school principal or

American Falls School District # 381

Cliff Hart, Special Services Director

208-226-5173

827 Fort Hall Ave., American Falls, Idaho 83211


Hillcrest Elementary- (208) 226-2391

American Falls Intermediate School- (208) 226-5733

William Thomas Middle School- (208) 226-5203

American Falls High School- (208) 226-2531