• Common Disabilities
    Under IDEA, there are 13 classifications.  They are as follows:
     

     



    AutismDeaf-Blindness
    DeafnessEmotional Disability(ED)
    Hearing ImpairmentIntellectual Disability
    Multiple Disabilities (MD)Orthopedic Impairment
    Other Health Impaired (OHI)Learning Disability (LD)
    Speech/Language ImpairmentTraumatic Brain Injury
    Visual Impairment including blindness



    In order to be eligible for Special Education, the disability must adversely affect educational performance.