Kilgore lSD - CHILD FIND

Kilgore lSD offers comprehensive

special education

services to eligible

students ages three

through 21 years and to

children from birth through

age 21 years who have a

hearing or visual impairment.

Children from birth

to age three with other disabilities

will be referred to

appropriate agencies for

services. All referrals are

considered confidential,

and services are provided

at no cost. The parent, legal

guardian, or surrogate

parent retains the right to

refuse services and are

provided other procedural

safeguards under federal

and state law.

Public school services

include screening in areas

of

suspected disabilities, such

as vision, hearing, motor

skills, speech, language,

and general development.

Evaluations in the schools

are provided for several

areas of suspected disabilities,

including learning

disabilities, speech and language

development, physical

impairments, vision or

hearing problems, mental

retardation, emotional disturbances,

autism/pervasive

developmental disorders,

health impairments, or

traumatic brain injuries.

A free, appropriate, public

education with a full continuumoservices

is available.

For more information concerning

eligibility criteria

and referral procedures,

contact the Kilgore lSD

Special Education office at

903-988-3900.

Posted 4/20/2019


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