Assessment Requests: Guides & Sample Letters

Requesting a special education assessment can help determine whether a child has an education disability and whether they are in need of special education services. Through special education a child may be eligible to receive an Individualized Education Program (“IEP”) that is specifically designed to meet their unique needs based on their disability. Our printable step-by-step guides outline the procedures for requesting a special education assessment.

Requesting a Special Education Assessment

Requesting a Special Education Assessment for a Preschooler

Requesting an Assessment/Referral for Early Start

Early Start assessments can help determine whether a child has a developmental delay and whether they are in need of early intervention services. Through Early Start, a child may be eligible to receive an Individualized Family Service Plan (“IFSP”) that is specifically designed to meet their unique needs and the concerns of the family. Our printable step-by-step guide outlines the procedures for requesting an Early Start assessment.