SCASD Special Education Department

  • The Special Education Department provides programs and services in accordance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and PA Chapter 14 Special Education Program for students with disabilities.  Special education services are provided according to the primary educational needs of the child, not the category of disability.  Related services are designed to enable the child to participate in or access his or her program of special education.  Examples of related services are speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, nursing services, audiologist services, counseling and family training.

    Change in Age of Eligibility for Free and Appropriate Public Education

    PENN*LINK Message, August 30, 2023 

    Letter to Families, English and Spanish

    Director of Special Education, Heather Pringle, Ed. D.
    Secretary, Gail Richner

    Assistant Director of Special Education, Michele Hammersla-Quick, Ed. D.
    Secretary, Pam Kraycik

    Panorama Village Administrative Center
    240 Villa Crest Drive
    State College, PA 16801


Last Modified on May 7, 2024