Section 504 Guide

Section 504 is a federal statute that prohibits discrimination against persons with disabilities in any program receiving federal financial assistance.

This guide to Section 504 describes the requirements of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, with respect to elementary and secondary students. This pamphlet is designed specifically to provide parents and educators with the necessary information to work in partnership to provide access to an appropriate education, as well as develop appropriate accommodations for students with mental or physical impairments that substantially limit a major life activity. You can download the document at this link.