Section 504 is a part of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 that prohibits discrimination based upon disability. Section 504 is an anti-discrimination, civil rights statute that requires the needs of students with disabilities to be met as adequately as the needs of the non-disabled are met.
To find out more about Section 504 access the following links:
Parents' Rights Under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 brochure
Derechos de los Padres bajo la Sección 504 del la Ley de Rehabilitación de 1973
Section 504 Handbook
Section 504 Rights and Responsibilities
Becky Ballbach, Director, Student Support Services
Everett, WA 98201