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​Questions and Answers Regarding Students Transitioning from Early Intervention Programs to School Age Programs



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​If a child is identified with a Developmental Delay (DD) while in an Early Intervention (EI) program and participates in the EI transition to school age process, will the school district or charter school conduct an initial evaluation or reevaluation for the student?

​For a child identified with a Developmental Delay (DD) while in an Early Intervention (EI) program that does not participate in the EI transition to school age process, if the child enters the school age program in the subsequent school year, will the school district or charter school conduct an initial evaluation or reevaluation for the student?

​If a child is identified with a category of disability other than a Developmental Delay (DD) while in an Early Intervention (EI) program and participates in the EI transition to school age process, will the school district or charter school conduct an initial evaluation or reevaluation for the student?

​For a child identified with a category of disability other than a Developmental Delay (DD) while in an Early Intervention (EI) program that does not participate in the EI transition to
school age process, if the child enters the school age program in the subsequent school year, will the school district or charter school conduct an initial evaluation or reevaluation for the
student?

​If a Local Education Agency (LEA) requests Prior Written Notice for Initial Evaluation and Request for Consent Form - School Age for an eligible child with an Individualized Education Program (IEP) as part of the EI transition to school age process, and after reasonable attempts to obtain the consent, the consent is not received, may the LEA proceed with the initial evaluation?

​If a Local Education Agency (LEA) requests prior written notice and consent for reevaluation for an eligible child with an Individualized Education Program (IEP) as part of the EI transition to school age process, and after reasonable attempts to obtain the consent, the LEA does not receive the consent, can the LEA proceed with the reevaluation?