Pupil Appraisal Services provide the provision of services to students who have academic, behavioral, and/or communication challenges or other special needs which adversely impact the student’s educational performance. Services are provided to students, parents, teachers, and other school personnel.
Service delivery includes:
  • assistance to teachers and other school personnel in the development and implementation of behavioral and/or instructional interventions through the district’s Response to Intervention (RTI) process
  • provision of support services to non-disabled students with academic, behavioral, and/or communication difficulties
  • consultation with parents, students, teachers and other personnel on related topics
  • provision of staff development to school personnel
  • evaluation of students to determine whether they are exceptional and in need of a specialized educational program and/or related services according to LDOE Pupil Appraisal Bulletin 1508.
  • referral to other outside appropriate agencies when warranted
Licensed and/or Certified members of the multidisciplinary team  composition in East Baton Rouge Parish include:
  • Educational Diagnosticians
  • School Psychologists
  • School Social Workers
  • Speech/Language Pathologists
  • Audiologists
  • Adapted P. E. Specialists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Physical Therapists
  • School Nurses
  • Assistive Technology Specialists
  • Interpreters
  • Orientation and Mobility Specialists
  • Visually Impaired Specialist
Contact Exceptional Student Services at (225) 929-8600.