NOTICE OF CHILD FIND
The Ashwaubenon School District must locate, identify, and evaluate all resident children with disabilities, including children with disabilities attending private schools, regardless of the severity of their disabilities. The school district has a special education screening program to locate and screen all children with suspected disabilities who are residents of the district and who have not graduated from high school. Upon request, the school district will screen any resident child who has not graduated from high school to determine whether a special education referral is appropriate. A request for a screening may be made by contacting Brian Nelsen, Director of Pupil Services, at 920.492.2905 ext. 1010 firstname.lastname@example.org or by writing him at Ashwaubenon School District, 1055 Griffiths Lane, Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin 54304.
A physician, nurse, psychologist, social worker or administrator of a social agency who reasonably believes a child brought to him or her for services is a child with a disability has a legal duty to report the child to the school district in which the child resides. Before referring the child, the person making the referral must inform the child's parent that the referral will be made. The referral must be in writing and include the reason why the person believes the child is a child with a disability. Others who reasonably believe a child is a child with a disability may also refer the child to the school district in which the child resides. referral of a child residing in the Ashwaubenon School District may be sent to Brian Nelsen, Director of Pupil Services at the address above.
Annually the district conducts developmental screening of preschool children. Each child's motor, communication, and social skills are observed at various play areas. Each child is weighed and measured, and the child's hearing and vision is checked. The information is used to provide the parent with a profile of their child's current development and to provide suggestions for follow-up activities. Parents learn about community services available to them and speak with representatives of agencies serving families. The information from screening is also used to determine whether a child should be evaluated for a suspected disability, they refer the child for evaluation by a school district Individualized Education Program (IEP) team. The Ashwaubenon School District Child Development Days screening program for preschoolers takes place each spring. Dates will be advertised when the schedule is set.
PUPIL NONDISCRIMINATION SELF EVALUATION - Legal Notice
Pupil Nondiscrimination Self Evaluation
Wis. Stats. 118.13 & PI 9 Wisconsin Administrative Code
The Ashwaubenon School District provides assurance that no student is discriminated against because of the student’s sex, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, pregnancy, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, or physical, mental, emotional, or learning disability.
The District has completed a self evaluation of its status of pupil nondiscrimination in the following areas
Methods, practices, curriculum and materials used in school counseling.
Participation trends and patterns and school district support of athletic, extracurricular and recreational activities.
Trends and patterns in awarding scholarships and other forms of recognition and achievement provided or administered by the district.
Copies of the final report are available for review in the district office.
Brian Nelsen, Director of Pupil Services
Ashwaubenon School District
1055 Griffiths Lane
Ashwaubenon, WI 54304