Assessment for learning disabilities (LD) eligibility is available to students who are experiencing ongoing academic difficulties that interfere with their educational progress.
|Learning Disabilities Assessment Process|
|The process for completing a learning disabilities assessment typically requires four (4) appointments as described below:|
| • Important personal, medical and educational history is gathered.|
|2. Achievement testing:|
• Provides information about present academic skill levels in reading, math, spelling,
|3. Intellectual ability testing:|
| • Potential for academic learning is assessed.|
| • Assessment results are reviewed and recommendations are made.|
|NOTE: Students who have been previously assessed for a learning disability may submit recent testing for evaluation. The need for any additional testing will be determined after this information has been reviewed.|
Students interested in being assessed for learning disabilities eligibility must contact DSPS at (714) 628-4860 to schedule a screening appointment with a Learning Disabilities Specialist.