Opportunity to Comment


As required by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act 2004 (IDEA 2004) and Regulations Governing Special Education Programs for Students with Disabilities in Virginia (January 25, 2010), Bedford County Public Schools has developed its 2017-18 Annual Plan for Special Education/Part B Funding Application and the Section 619 Preschool Applications.


The Plan and the division’s Special Education Policy Manual are available for public review and comment from March 9 through April 14, 2017, at the Bedford County School Board Offices at 311 South Bridge Street, Bedford, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


The Plan will be reviewed by the Bedford County Schools’ Special Education Advisory Committee at its February 16, 2017 meeting and approval is anticipated at its April 20, 2017, meeting.  The Bedford County School Board will review the Plan at its March 9, 2017 meeting, and approval is anticipated at the May 11, 2017 School Board meeting.

Comments may be directed to the Special Services office at (540) 586-1045 extension 248 or 249.