• Special Services Department

  • The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) provides for a free appropriate public education for all individuals with disabilities between the ages of 3 and 21.  Bradley Elementary School District #61 is proud to support a full continuum of special education programs and services for students with identified disabilities.

    Bradley Elementary School District Provides services and supports in the following areas:

    • Speech & Language Pathologists
    • Parent Education (Birth-3)
    • Early Childhood Education (PreK)
    • Resource Support (K-8)
    • Multi-Needs Classrooms (K-8)
    • Social/Emotional Learning Programs (Noble Knights) (K-8)
    • Hearing Impaired Itinerant Services
    • Interpreter Services
    • Co-taught Course (6-8)
    • Related Services include: Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapist, School Psychologists, Social Workers, and Nurses.
  • April Cohen
    Director of Special Services
    815.929.5424 ext 1
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  • Kristi Colbert
    Support Services Administrative Assistant
    815.929.5424 ext 2
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