Special Education ProcessCHILD FINDScreenings are provided free to families and available to all children, including highly mobile children, migrant children, homeless children, and children who are wards of the state. Areas screened are: communication, motor, cognitive, social and self-help. After a screening is completed a formal assessment may be recommended to determine eligibility for services in one or more of the developmental areas. Early identification can make a difference in a child's future school success.
CHILD IDENTIFICATION PROCEDURES (Child Find, ages birth through 21)
As a member of the Educational Service District 112 Special Education ESA, Orondo School District conducts childfind activities for the purpose of locating, evaluating, and identifying individuals with a suspected disability who are residing within district boundaries, whether or not they are enrolled in the public school system. Childfind activities apply to individuals birth through 21 years who are not currently receiving special education and related services. Parents having concerns about their child’s health, hearing, intellectual functioning, language, learning, movement, serious behavioral needs, speech, or vision can contact your child's school by contacting the principal or special education teacher at 509-784-1333 or contact the Educational Service District 112 at 800-233-0067.POLICIES AND PROCEDURESPolicy2161: Special Education and Related Services for Eligible Studentsand Procedure: Special Education and Related Services forEligible StudentsPARENT RESOURCESOther Resources:
Family Resource Coordinators, North Central ESD 509-664-3781
Columbia Valley Community Health and Walk-In Clinic 509-662-6000
Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) 509-886-6425
Division of Developmental Disabilities 509-677-6164
Wenatchee Valley Medical Center Compassionate Care Program 509-663-8711
Wenatchee Autism Support Group 509-679-1374
Children’s Home Society 509-663-0034
Catholic Family Services Counseling 509-662-6761
Partnerships for Action Voices for Empowerment (PAVE) 1-800-5-PARENT
Orondo School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employee has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination:
Compliance Coordinator for 28A.640 and 28A.642 RCW, Section 504/ADA and Title IX:Orondo School Districtattn: Superintendent100 Orondo School Rd Orondo, WA 98843509-784-2443 firstname.lastname@example.orgOrondo School District will also take steps to assure that national origin persons who lack English language skills can participate in all education programs, services and activities. For information regarding translation services or transitional bilingual education programs, contact Lance Young, Programs Director.