Assessment for learning disabilities (LD) eligibility is
available to students who are experiencing ongoing academic difficulties that
interfere with their educational progress
Learning Disabilities Assessment Process
for completing a learning disabilities assessment typically requires four (4)
appointments as described below:
Important personal, medical and educational history is gathered.
2. Achievement testing:
Provides information about present academic skill levels in reading, math,
spelling, and writing.
3. Intellectual ability testing:
Potential for academic learning is assessed.
Assessment results are reviewed and recommendations are made.
NOTE: Students who have been previously assessed for a learning disability may
submit recent testing for evaluation. The need for any additional testing will
be determined after this information has been reviewed.
Students interested in being assessed for learning
disabilities eligibility must contact DSPS at (714) 628-4860 to schedule a screening appointment
with a Learning Disabilities Specialist.