Rockwall ISD is proud of the instructional, behavioral, and related services provided on each campus. There is close collaboration between the campus level and the district level on overall programming issues and on the needs of specific students with disabilities. Services are provided to eligible children for ages three through twenty-one. For students with visual and auditory disabilities, services may begin at birth.
Rockwall ISD provides specially designed instruction for students with disabilities in a variety of settings or combinations of settings. These students are extremely diverse, and within disability categories, this diversity continues. Placements are based largely upon curriculum offerings and where these offerings can best be provided.
IDEA and state laws are considered when decisions are made by an ARD Committee about services to individual students, including:
Most students receive instruction in a variety of settings throughout the day with an emphasis on opportunities to interact with age appropriate non-disabled peers.
These services may be provided to children who qualify for them based on an educational need:
For more information, contact your child’s campus.
If you need information about special education issues, you may call the Special Education Information Center at 1-855-SPEDTEX (1-855-773-3839).