Accommodations

Accommodations

Users with disabilities may request accommodations. To do so, please review the documentation requirements below and send an email to accommodations@growththroughlearningillinois.org containing the applicant's name, email address, and IEIN number (if applicable), and attach the documentation in PDF format. 

Documentation on file for the applicant must:

    • clearly state the diagnosed disability or disabilities
    • describe the functional limitations resulting from the disability or disabilities
    • be current ? i.e., completed within the last 5 years for LD, last 6 months for psychiatric disabilities, or last 3 years for ADHD and all other disabilities (Note: this requirement does not apply to physical or sensory disabilities of a permanent or unchanging nature)
    • include complete educational, developmental and medical history relevant to the disability for which testing accommodations are being requested
    • include a list of all test instruments used in the evaluation report and relevant subtest scores used to document the stated disability (this requirement does not apply to physical or sensory disabilities of a permanent or unchanging nature)
    • describe the specific accommodations requested
    • adequately support each of the requested testing accommodation(s)
    • be typed or printed on official letterhead and be signed by an evaluator qualified to make the diagnosis (include information about license or certification and area of specialization)