Accommodations for Students Under Section 504

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act prohibits discrimination based on disability. All staff and administrators have the responsibility of insuring that all students with disabilities are identified, evaluated and provided with needed accommodations and services, resulting in a free appropriate public education.​​ 

For more information, explore the links below, contact your school's 504 Coordinator or contact:

Shannon Numair
Compliance Specialist, 504/ADA
Boulder Valley School District
720-561-5835
​shannon.numair@bvsd.org

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act is a civil rights law prohibiting discrimination based on disability in any program receiving federal financial assistance. This legislation defines a person with a disability as anyone who: Has a mental or physical impairment which substantially limits one or more major life activity. Major life activities include: bending, breathing, caring for one’s self, communicating, eating, hearing, learning, concentrating, reading, operation of major bodily functions (including but not limited to functions of the immune system, normal cell growth, digestive, bowel, bladder, neurological, brain, respiratory, circulatory, endocrine, and reproductive functions), performing manual tasks, speaking, sleeping, seeing, standing, thinking, walking, and working

Resources

Parent/Student Rights Section 504  


Parent/Student Rights Section 504 - SPANISH


Accommodations for College Board Tests


Accommodations for ACT​​


Staff Resources
(make sure you are logged in as staff and go to Staff Only page)


Boulder Valley School District's Closed Captioning Guidelines


AC-R Nondiscrimination/Equal Opportunity

Eligibility Questions

Responsibilities of Teacher/Schools/District