A continuum of services is available in order to address the needs of students with disabilities. These services include: occupational therapy, physical therapy, social work support, psychological services, speech/language therapy, and hearing itinerant support.
District 153 is a participating member of the SPEED Cooperative which services students with low-incidence disabilities.
Timely and Meaningful Consultation
If you have further questions please contact Melanie Mandisodza, Director of Student Support Services at 708-798-3766.
Use of Technology Platforms
Availability of Interpretation Services
The District will provide the parent or guardian of a student with an IEP, who is receiving related services pursuant to that IEP, with a copy of related service logs at the student’s annual review IEP meeting. Additionally, a parent or guardian may request to view or receive a copy of his or her child’s related service logs at any time and the District will provide those logs within ten business days of the request.