Identifying Disabled Children

The Washington County Public School System provides a Free and Appropriate Public Education for all identified eligible disabled students, ages 2 to 21, residing within Washington County.  Please see http://www.wcs.k12.va.us/specialservices/identifying-children-disabilities .

Early intervention is very important with disabled children. Additional information concerning the Early Childhood Special Education Program and services for preschool children is available from Special Services personnel at 276-739-3041. School-aged children who may have a disability may be referred to the Child Study Committee at each school or by contacting the Supervisor of Special Education at (276) 739-3041. If a school-aged child attending a private or parochial school, located within the Washington County Public School Division, is suspected of having a disability, that child may be referred by contacting the Supervisor of Special Education at (276) 739-3041.