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Intervention and Referral Services (I&RS)
and Section 504

 

Defining I&RS

 

Intervention and Referral Services is a state mandated multi-disciplinary team which designs, implements, and monitors intervention plans for students experiencing difficulties with:

 

· Learning

· Behavior

· Health

 

Section 504

 

Section 504 is a federal civil rights law that protects the rights of students with disabilities. To be eligible for 504 protection a student must have an impairment that substantially limits a major life activity such as walking, seeing, hearing or learning as compared to the average person of the same age. Eligibility for protection under 504 is determined by members of LibertyCornerSchool’s I&RS team.

 

I&RS Team Members Include:

 

School Counselor

School Nurse

Principal and/or Assistant Principal

Classroom Teacher

Literacy Support Teacher

Supervisor of Special Education