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.
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Section 504: Purpose and Fact Sheet
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 is designed to eliminate discrimination based on disability in any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.
Section 504: Identification, Evaluation, and Reevaluation Procedures
FCPS has a responsibility to identify and evaluate those students who are believed to qualify as disabled under Section 504. FCPS also has a responsibility to provide notice to a student’s parent(s) or guardian prior to evaluation, identification, reevaluation, and/or placement.
Section 504: Knowledgeable Committees and 504 Plans
Information on the knowledgeable committee and 504 plan development, review, and revision.
Section 504: Forms, Related Documents, and Resources
Titles of forms and documents related to Section 504. Includes Section 504 Procedural Safeguards and the Section 504 Procedures Manual.
Dispute Resolution Options
Descriptions of the dispute resolution options for students with disabilities.
The Human Resources Office of Equity and Employee Relations (EER) has a formal policy in place for filing a complaint of discrimination. Read our non-discrimination statement or learn more about filing a complaint.