Education Services

PRESCHOOL SPECIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Preschool Special Education Program serves children ages 3 to 5 who are physically, mentally or developmentally disabled, and who are approved by their local school district's Committee on Preschool Special Education (CPSE). The county contracts with and pays all preschool providers and sits in on the CPSE meetings.
LocationSchenectady
Geographical AreaSchenectady County
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessHandicapped Accessible
Intake ProcedureCall Capital District Child Care Coordinating Council 518-426-7181 Ext. 315; After hours, leave a message at 518-426-7181 Ext. 374.
Intake RequirementsIntake occurs at the child's school district. A referral made via a phone call to the CPSE office at the child's home school district is required. School districts served in Schenectady County include Burnt Hills Ballston Lake Central Schools, Duanesburg Central Schools, Mohonasen Central Schools, Niskayuna Central Schools, Schalmont Central Schools, Schenectady City School District, Scotis-Glenville School District, and South Colonie Central Schools.
Additional RequirementsProof of residency, assessment results, approval through CPSE.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityChildren age 3 to 5 who demonstrate delays or have an eligible diagnosis. Eligibility is determined after clinical assessment is completed
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo Cost
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 107 Nott Terrace Suite 306
Physical Site City, State, Zip Schenectady, NY 12308
Main Phone 518-386-2810 Administrative
Other Phone 518-386-2824 Service/Intake or 518-386-2818 Service/Intake
Fax 518-382-5418
Web Address www.schenectadycounty.com
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: SCHENECTADY COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES
Affiliated Program: PRESCHOOL SPECIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM
This Service: Education Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Children and Youth With Disabilities/Health Conditions (YJ-8750.1500)
Preschools (HD-1800.6500)