Director of Special Pupil Services:
Meghan Shelby. Ph.D. (216) 587-6100 ext. 3600
Special Education Supervisors:
Diane Kallos (216) 438-6400 ext. 1641
Courtney Starr (216) 438-6010 ext. 6308
SPS Secretary: Deborah Szalkowski (216) 587-6100 ext. 3601
Preschool Special Education: (216) 438-6030 ext. 5035
5740 Lawn Avenue
Maple Heights, Ohio 44137
(216) 587-6100 ext. 3600 or 3601
Fax: (216) 518-2679
INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (IDEA) NOTICE
The Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) established funds for which school districts may apply. IDEA Part B & Early Childhood Grant Applications are currently beign completed by the Maple Heights City Schools for 2020-2021. The funds generated through these grant awards must be utilized in the education of children with disabilities. If you have any comments, questions, or would like additional information regarding these grant applications, you may submit them in writing to Dr. Meghan Shelby, Special Pupil Services Director at 5740 Lawn Avenue, Maple Heights 44137
NEWS FOR PARENTS
Interested in becoming a Surrogate Parent? Please see this attached flier for further information, or contact Terri McIntee, State Support Team 3 Family and Community Involvement Specialist at 216-524-3000.
There is a newer law that allows people who have a communication disability to register with an agency so that law enforcement is aware of their communication disability in the event that they are stopped or pulled over. This registration is voluntary. Please see the attached flier for further information.
APPLEWOOD CENTERS INC.
School & Community Based Services.
Please see this attached flier for further information or call the intake center at 216-459-9827.
Join the Maple Heights Special Olympics Team - Participants must be 8 years old.
Please see this attached flier for further information or contact Mr. Chamar Peterson at email@example.com or 216-438-6400 ext. 1252.
Family Supports Program 2020-21 Information. Contact 216-736-2673 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or see this attached flier for further information.
Transition Bootcamp Booster Sessions - 2021 Sessions (Virtual by Zoom)
Please see this attached flier for further information.
To register for the February 25th Session click HERE.
To register for the April 29th Session Click HERE.
NEW STABLE ACCOUNT INFORMATION
Click here for information about the new STABLE account that allows individuals with disabilities to save and invest up to $14,000 per year without losing government benefits such as Medicaid or SSI.
A Guide to Parent Rights in Special Education - April 2017
This New Guide replaces Whose IDEA is This? (2012). Download a copy here or call us if you would like us to send you a copy.
CLEVELAND CLINIC MOBILE UNIT
See Information (Calendar and Forms Link) Under "Quick Links".
Educating Our Students, through Expectations of Excellence, to Prepare Them for a Lifetime of Success