Special Education Policies

At Philadelphia Electrical & Technology Charter High School, we are committed to meeting the needs of EVERY student. 

We serve students with a variety of educational needs. Students with IEPs or 504 plans are treated equitably in our community.

For additional information or questions, please contact: 

Ms. Leigh Ann Wilson
Director of Special Education
267-514-1823 Extension 295
[email protected] 

Act 55 permits a student with a disability who was enrolled during the 2021-22 school year and turned age 21 during the 2021-22 school year, or between the end of the 2021-22 and the beginning of the 2022-23 school year, to attend a school entity during the 2022-23 school year and receive services as outlined on their most recent Individualized Education Program (IEP) with all the protections under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). 

Parents/guardians and students who wish to take advantage of Act 55 must complete, sign, and submit the Act 55 of 2022 Student Enrollment Notification Form to Ms. Leigh-Wilson on or before August 1, 2022, via email at [email protected] or. via fax at 267-514-1834.

For a student with a disability who turned 21 during the time periods listed above, both the parent/guardian and the student must complete the form. Forms are to be submitted to the school entity in which the student will attend in the 2022-23 school year - they may not be submitted to PDE.

Annual Public Notice can be found HERE

Child Find Policies and Procedures can be found HERE

Parental Request for an Evaluation can be foundHERE

Procedural Safeguards Notice can be found HERE