EducationReferral Process
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This flowchart describes the referral process for special education elibibility and the timeline for each step.

               
Parent requests
 
 
 
 

YES








Parent requests evaluation for their child.
 
 
 
 

YES

YES







If request is in the form of a written letter, the school must have Permission to Evaluate consent form ready immediately.
If it is an oral request, then school must supply Permission to Evaluate consent form within 10 days.
 
 
 









Within 60 days of parent signing PTE, School Psychologist evaluates child.
IEP must be created within 30 days after evaluation
 
 
 









IEP must be put into action within 10 days of being completed.
IEP must be reviewed at least once a year.
 
 
 









Children must be reevaluated every 3 years, or every 2 years if Intellectually Disabled.