Special Education Procedural Support
Dedicated to providing responsive, student-centered, collaborative guidance and leadership related to the implementation of and compliance with federal, state, and local regulations as they pertain to special education.
Enrolling a Child with an Individualized Education Program (IEP)
To enroll a child with an IEP please contact the school or center where your child will be enrolled.
If you have contacted your child's school and still have questions regarding enrollment, please contact the Procedural Support Liaison (PSL) for your school. You will need to know your school's pyramid to identify your school's PSL. To find your school's pyramid, search for your child's school using the school name and then click on the school name.
For more information please contact the Office of Procedural Support Services at 571-423-4290.
Fairfax County Public Schools’ COVID-19 Compensatory Education PlanFCPS has entered into a Resolution Agreement with the United States Department of Education regarding compensatory education for students with disabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Recovery ServicesRecovery Services are available to students with disabilities whose teams determined there remains a significant educational impact due to the COVID-19 school closure and the virtual learning this school year.
Child FindFCPS identifies, locates, and evaluates children residing in Fairfax County who are in need of special education and related services.
The Special Education Process
Learn how the special education process works and view our Special Education Handbook for Parents.
Due Process and Eligibility
The section of the Office of Special Education Procedural Support that establishes and maintains procedures to ensure that all eligible students with disabilities receive a free and appropriate public education (FAPE).
Procedural Support Services
Supporting FCPS in providing special education services and in engaging parents of students with disabilities in a collaborative decision-making process.
Identifying private special education schools for students who, through the IEP team process, are determined to be in need of such placements.
Special Education Procedures
FCPS Procedures Required for Implementation of Special Education Regulations in Virginia's Public Schools
Forms Related to Special Education
Forms related to the eligibility process, the reevaluation process, and the Individualized Education Program (IEP). Additional forms related to the special education process are also included here.
Section 504 Information
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 covers any student who has, has a record of, or is regarded as having, a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities.
Special Education Procedural Support Contact Information
Contact information for the Office of Special Education Procedural Support (Due Process and Eligibility, Procedural Support Services, and Multi-Agency Services).