Special education at Bellefonte Area School District provides a compilation of services designed to meet needs of students who have disabilities. There are 13 disability categories that students can have – including a combination of those – and receive service based on their disability area to accommodate that while they’re in public school.
The 13 disability categories are:
- deaf and blindness
- emotional disturbance
- hearing impairment
- intellectual disability
- multiple disabilities
- orthopedic impairment
- other health impairment
- specific learning disability
- speech or language impairment
- traumatic brain injury
- visual impairment, including blindness
To visit the special education website, visit this link: https://www.basd.net/domain/21.
In this section, you may learn more about the program through information from the district's special education director, features, the team, a photo gallery and more: