Exceptional Student Education

2680 West CR 476
Bushnell, Florida 33513
(352) 793-2315 x 50259
(352) 793-1612    fax

 

Katherine Dustin
ESE Program Director

Debbie Story
Secretary

Pam Stewart
Data Entry

 

Sandra Richardson
Data Entry



ESE Specialists


The Villages Charter School
352-748-1510 ext 204

Marianne Hamilton
South Sumter Middle & Non-Public Schools
352-793-2232

Cindy Nash
Webster Elementary 
352-793-2828

Angila Persico
Bushnell Elementary & Lake Panasoffkee Elementary
352-793-3501

Bruce Peters
Wildwood Middle High & Sumter Alternatives
352-748-1314

Jolinda Windham
Wildwood Elementary
352-748-1510 ext 201

Carol Zinner
South Sumter High &
West Street School

352-793-3131

 

Susan Andrews
School Psychologist Melissa Joyner
School Psychologist

School Psychologist


Dell Ricker
Behavior Specialist



 

 

 

OFFICIAL BID FOR SERVICES
DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD OF SUMTER COUNTY, FLORIDA

Bid Title:  Physical Therapy Services
Due Date/Time: June 10, 2015 2:00 P.M., EDT
Bid Number: 340
Instructions

 

 

Exceptional Student Education

Parent Flyer: What is Exceptional Student Education for Children with Disabilities?
English
Espanol

ESE Newsletter: The Sumter School Sentinel

Espanol


A Parent's Introduction to Exceptional Student Education in Florida

A Parent's Guide to Access Points, Access Courses and Resources

Transition from Early Steps at Age Three

Pathways to Success: College and Career Readiness

Fall updates from student services, ESE, and career and adult education are available at http://www.fldoe.org/ese/pub-home.asp.

Florida Statutes and State Board of Education Rules: Excerpts for Special Programs (Vol. I-B). 2009 http://www.fldoe.org/ese/

Notice of Procedural Safeguards for Parents of Students with Disabilities http://www.fldoe.org/ese/pdf/procedural.pdf

Aviso de Salvaguardas Procedimentales para Padres de Estudiantes con Discapacidades http://www.fldoe.org/ese/pdf/safeguards-span.pdf

Evaluations for Special Education Services: Information for Parents – 2010
http://www.fldoe.org/ese/parent/pdf/idp.pdf

Getting Ready for Your Child’s IEP meeting http://www.fldoe.org/ese/pdf/iep-card.pdf

Accommodations and Modifications – What Parents Need to Know http://www.fldoe.org/ese/pdf/ac-mod-parents.pdf

Transition Planning for Students with Disabilities http://www.project10.info/files/TransitionGuide92010L.pdf

Use of Seclusion and Restraint on Students with Disabilities:  Information for Parents Brochure

Exceptional Education Plan: http://www.fldoe.org/ese/ppd/Sumter.pdf 

McKay Scholarship – as a parent of a student with a disability, you may be eligible for a McKay Scholarship to request a different public school within your district, request a public school in an adjacent school district or receive a scholarship for your child to attend a participating private school. For more information, please visit www.floridaschoolchoice.org or call the School Choice Hotline (toll-free): 1-800-447-1636.

 

 

Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resource System (FDLRS)
http://fdlrsaction.org

Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD):  http://apd.myflorida.com/

Vocational Rehabilitation: http://www.rehabworks.org/

Center for Autism and Related Disabilities:  http://www.ucf-card.org/

Central Florida Parent Center: www.CFLparents.org

Florida School for the Deaf and Blind:  http://www.fsdb.k12.fl.us/

Social Worker Support services for PreK students:
Jeanne Harris-Lively   (352) 793-9444

Gifted Student Education

Newsletter:  The Gifted Gazette

Parent Flyer:  What is Exceptional Education for Children Who Are Gifted?

Procedural Safeguards for Exceptional Students Who are Gifted

Salvaguardas Procedimentales para Estudiantes Excepcionales Superdotados

Handbook for Parents of Students who are Gifted

Florida Association for the Gifted (FLAG)

 

504

A Parent and Teacher Guide to Section 504 http://www.fldoe.org/ese/pdf/504bro.pdf

McKay Scholarship – as a parent of a student with a 504 Accommodations Plan, which is valid for more than six months, you may be eligible for a McKay Scholarship to request a different public school within your district, request a public school in an adjacent school district or receive a scholarship for your child to attend a participating private school. For more information, please visit www.floridaschoolchoice.org or call the School Choice Hotline (toll-free): 1-800-447-1636.

 

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

Home Educator/ESOL Support Services Paraprofessional: 
Leticia Ruiz   Sumter Professional Center, 352-748-1510 ext. 217
Spanish line (WES, Sumter):      352-793-6061
Linea Telefonica Para Padres (Florida):     800-206-8956

Sumter District ELL Plan http://www.fldoe.org/aala/ELLPlans/2009/sumter09.pdf

Rules and legislation http://www.fldoe.org/aala/rules.asp

Parent Resource:    Leticia Ruiz

Florida CELLA Information for Parents
(English)
(Espanol)

Title III - Language Instruction for Limited English Proficient and Immigrant Students

Programs Serving Families of English Language Learners

Response to Intervention (RtI)

 Response to Intervention Video for Parents:
http://www.florida-rti.org/

RtI Parent Brochure 
(English)
(Espanol)

 

 

The external links on this webpage are not controlled by the Exceptional Student Education Department or Sumter County Schools, and are subject to change at any time.

Their inclusion does not in any way reflect the policy of Sumter County Schools. These links are made in good faith that the people in control of them have only the best intentions.