Fairfield County School system follows Federal law, State law, and the State
Board of Education Regulations in providing for a free and appropriate public
education for all children with disabilities.
Office of Student Services serves students with disabilities in the least
restrictive environment based on individual needs. In an effort to meet the
needs of students identified as having disabilities, Fairfield County Schools
has a full continuum of special education programs. Federal and state
guidelines require that each student with disabilities participate with
non-disabled students to the maximum extent appropriate to meet the needs of
of Services" refers to a range of placement options.