Annual Notice to Individuals with Disabilities and Parents - Section 504
Programs for Students with Disabilities under
of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Americans with Disabilities
Act of 1990
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the
Americans with Disabilities Act prohibits discrimination against persons
with a disability in any program receiving federal financial assistance.
Section 504 / ADA defines a person with a disability as anyone who,
based on an evaluation,
Has a mental or physical
impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities
such as walking, breathing, learning, reading, concentrating, thinking,
communicating, seeing, speaking, caring for one's self, working,
helping, eating, sleeping, standing, lifting, bending, and operation of
a bodily function.
The school has the responsibility to provide accommodations and
necessary services to identified individuals with disabilities.
The school acknowledges it responsibility under Section 504 / ADA
to avoid discrimination in policies and practices regarding its
personnel and students. No discrimination against any person with a
disability shall knowingly be permitted in any program or practice in