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Special Education

Welcome to the Special Education Department Home Page

Our Office is located in the High School; room 124

Dawn Ambrisco
Supervisor of Special Education
724 254-4312 x4124
ambriscod@plsd.k12.pa.us

Bridget Polenik
Secretary to Special Education and ACCESS
724 254-4312 x4048
polenikb@plsd.k12.pa.us
Special Education News
 

Special Education Department Offers Parent Trainings

 

5:30pm- Monday, October 7, 2019—IEP's and Explanation- High School Library

5:30pm- Monday, February 10, 2020—Transition Planning and the IEP—High School Library

8:15am-Monday, May 18, 2020—Summer Activities to Keep Your Child Learning—Elementary School

 

Parents must register at least two (2) weeks prior to the trainings.  Please call Mrs. Bridget Polenik, Special Education Secretary at (724) 254-4312 ext. 4048 to register for a training.

Purchase Line School District Notice of Destruction of Special Education Records 
Important notice for parents/guardians and former students of the Purchase Line School District 
 
Attention Parents/Guardians, and Former Students: 
 
Special Education records which have been collected by the School District related to identification, evaluation, educational placement, or provision of Special Education in the District must be maintained under state and federal laws for a period of seven (7) years after Special Education services have ended for the student.  Special Education services end when the student is no longer eligible for services, graduates, completes his or her educational program at age twenty-one (21), or moves from the District. 
 
This notification is to inform parents/guardians and former students of the School District that these records will be destroyed in accordance with state and federal laws unless the parent/guardian or former student notifies the District otherwise. 
 
After seven (7) years, the records are no longer useful to the School District, but they may be useful to the parent/guardian or former student in applying for Social Security benefits, rehabilitation services, college entrance, etc.  
 
The parent/guardian or former student may request a copy of the records in writing or in person at the following address. 
 
Special Education Office 
Purchase Line High School 
16559 Route 286 Hwy E 
Commodore PA  15729-0374
 
If making a request in writing, please make sure to include your contact information (Name and Address) in the request.