Special Services Announcement

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ARE YOU CONCERNED ABOUT YOUR CHILD’S LIKELIHOOD OF SUCCESS ONCE THEY BEGIN SCHOOL?

The Ketchikan School District is currently conducting a CHILD FIND for children ages 3-21 who may be eligible for special education services.

Special Education covers a wide range of disability categories under which students may qualify for additional services in the school setting. Categories include:

  • Specific Learning Disability
  • Developmentally Delayed
  • Emotional Disturbed
  • Other Health Impaired
  • Hearing Impairment
  • Deafness/Blind Deafness
  • Orthopedic Impairment
  • Speech/Language Impaired Autism
  • Visual Impairment
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Multiple Disabilities

KGBSD Special Education Information 2021

Please contact your building principal or classroom teacher for more information.

Spring 2021 KGBSD Child Find and Preschool Screening Notice

The Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District is currently conducting a community-wide Child Find for children ages 3-21 who may be eligible for free special education services.

PRESCHOOL APPLICATIONS for the 2020-2021 school year will be accepted starting on January, 25th 2021.

Please contact your preferred school for information regarding Child Find and/or Preschool Screening.

Screening will take place Feb 22 -March 5 2021

For additional information, please go to our Spring 2021 PreK Screening page.