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Who is Eligible for Services

Student Eligibility

  • A student may be eligible for services if the anticipated absence is at least 20 consecutive school days and the student’s inabiliy to attend school is verified by a medical practitioner.


  • School-based accommodations must first be explored and exhausted prior to consideration for Home and Hospital Teaching support.


  • A student’s home may not be used as an instructional setting for a student with a disability who is awaiting placement in a non-public special school or a change in placement.


  • Students are expected to attend school to the fullest extent possible

Physical Conditions

  • Must be verified by a licensed physician or a certified nurse practitioner

Emotional Conditions

  • Educational placement in the home, for a student with an emotional condition may not exceed 60 days and must be verified by a licensed psychiatrist or psychologist.