Special Services Department Resources
Books Definitions
A brief overview of common terms used in Special Education and Section 504
Updated 3-27-2018 10:52 AM
Christian Otto A Message to Parents
An introduction to our web page and specific FAQ's concerning Special Services provided in District 70
Updated 7-24-2018 10:17 AM
Schoolhouse Extended School Year (ESY)
Standards considered by team members when considering need for ESY
Updated 3-27-2018 10:51 AM
Meeting The Referral Process
The referral process used by building teams in D-70
Updated 7-23-2018 3:12 PM
Notebook Categories of Eligibility
Categories and their definitiions for Eligibility under IDEA
Updated 7-23-2018 3:39 PM
Desk - Student Section 504
 Section 504 Rights
Updated 3-27-2018 11:14 AM
Medical ADHD
Site for the national support organization for people with ADHD
Updated 9-8-2017 1:25 PM
Clock Anxiety in Children
User-friendly information about child anxiety
Updated 7-23-2018 3:39 PM
Desk - Student Autism Support
Support for Autism Spectrum Disorder
Updated 7-23-2018 3:17 PM
Notebook Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Home Page for Chronic Fatigue Symdrome
Updated 7-23-2018 3:11 PM
Butterfly Depression
Facts about child and adolescent depression
Updated 3-24-2017 10:04 AM
Chemistry Fragile X
What is Fragile X?
Updated 7-23-2018 3:16 PM
Open Book About LD
Learning Disabilities: Information and Resources
Updated 6-6-2018 10:13 AM
People All Kinds of Minds
All KInds of Minds. . . Differences in Learning. Links for educators, parents, etc.
Updated 7-23-2018 3:15 PM
Medical Child and Adolescent Bipolar Resources
The Child and Adolescent Bipolar resource website; parents report it as user-friendly and helpful!
Updated 3-24-2017 10:06 AM
Blackboard Down Syndrome
National Association for Down Syndrome
Updated 7-24-2018 7:49 AM
RX Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
FAS Home Page
Updated 7-24-2018 7:51 AM
A+ Response to Intervention
An overview of the Response to Intervention (RtI) process established in District 70, including the philosophy guiding RtI and how a parent can make a referral to request assistance for a child.
Updated 7-24-2018 7:52 AM
Newspaper Early Entrance First Grade
Policy for entering a child in first grade, at kindergarten age. Age provision is that a child must be 6 on or before Dec. 31 of the first grade year.
Updated 4-8-2014 3:38 PM
CogAT Gifted and Talented Eligibility Matrix
Gifted Eligibility Matrix 
Updated 9-8-2017 1:18 PM
Gifted Services
D70 2020-21 Gifted Services 
Updated 2-17-2021 11:27 AM
Related Service Logs

Students with disabilities may receive related services as part of their individual education programs (IEPs). D70 will maintain related service logs that record the type and number of minutes of the related service(s) administered to such students. Copies of any related service logs will be available to parents/guardians at their child’s annual review IEP meeting. Parents/guardians of students with disabilities may also request copies of their child’s related service logs at any time from his/her child’s case manager.

Updated 10-10-2019 11:39 AM