The North Royalton City School District provides a multitude of services for students from preschool through high school. The District programming encompasses the prescriptive interventions under both IDEA-Special Education and ADA-Section 504. These services are unique to each individual student. The plans provide the supports and services that a student needs in order to access and make progress in the general education curriculum.
The Office of Pupil Services has oversight of the District’s Special Education Services, Section 504 Compliance, Central Registration, Home Schooling, Residency and Custody Verification, School Counseling and District Health Services.
Pupil Services is a major component of the total instructional program of the North Royalton City Schools, as noted through the following services:
- For students who are suspected of having a disability, a multifactored evaluation process is available for students birth through age 21.
- All school buildings (preschool through grade 12) offer inclusion opportunities and cross-categorical special-class learning centers for students with autism, specific learning disabilities, visual and/or hearing impairments, orthopedic handicaps, cognitive disabilities, traumatic brain injury, emotional disturbance, speech-language, multiple disabilities and other health impairments.
- School counselors are available at every level to assist students in preschool through grade 12 with academic/adjustment problems.
- Home instruction services provided by certified teachers are available to students who are unable to attend school for an extended period of time as documented by a medical doctor.
- Differentiated curricular experiences are provided for students identified as Gifted. The District provides opportunities for acceleration and enrichment, including AP classes at the high school.
- A specialized preschool program for children who have identified disabilities is available for children ages three to five.
- Section 504 policies are monitored for compliance at all levels.
- Related services for students with disabilities are monitored for oversight at all levels.
If you are in need of any assistance, contact the Pupil Services Office at 440-582-9140.