Special Services

Special Services to meet student needs are offered in the Lopez Island School District.

Special Education serves approximately 130,000 eligible students in Washington state. This fulfills the requirements of the federal Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), which ensures that all children with disabilities have access to a free and appropriate public education.

Parent Involvement

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Procedural Safeguards (English)

Procedural Safeguards (Spanish)

Child Find

We offer free child development screenings for children aged birth to 5 years of age. Contact us at 360-468-2202 for more information.

Schools are required to locate, identify and evaluate all children with disabilities from birth through age 21. The Child Find mandate applies to all children who reside within a State, including children who attend private schools and public schools, highly mobile children, migrant children, homeless children, and children who are wards of the state. (20 U.S.C. 1412(a)(3)

Lopez Island School is a school-wide Title I school.

Schoolwide Model – Title I, Part A

A schoolwide program takes the form of a comprehensive reform strategy designed to improve all educational programming in a school. The primary goal — ensure that all students, particularly those who are low-achieving, meet and exceed the learning goals defined by state academic standards.

How to file a complaint for Title I


International Travel


Art & Drama

L.I.F.E. Garden Program

L.I.F.E. Trail

K-5 Lopez Elementary Activity Days