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Re: HELP!!!!! was Re: [IPp] re: Noah's 504 plan

> In a message dated 8/1/2002 5:07:28 PM Central Daylight Time,
> email @ redacted writes:
> > Right, but an IEP has no teeth. Violation of the provisions of a 504
> > plan could subject the school district to loss of all federal
> > funding. Not fulfilling the provisions of the IEP is "ah gee... to
> > bad, we forgot"  or something like that. There is no enforcement
> > mechanism.
> >
> Woah!    I'm freaking out now!!!!      All these years (from
> Kind-6th) Zachary has been attending school under an IEP which
> included medical instructions. These were always typed up on a
> "Multipurpose" form provided by our metropolitan areas Special
> School District for use at the local school districts.
> Last year,  (when he didn't attend school 2nd semester due to DKA,
> starting pump, and "Butthead" Nurses who messed with us and
> him------ they didn't accept the "504 MEdical Plan"  submitted by
> the Doctor, but instead CREATED their own Medical Care Plan (which
> we still were refusing to sign on the last day of school).
> >From what I'm hearing you say,  Zachary needs to have the 504 Plan
> included in his IEP?     Without the 504 he's not sufficiently
> covered? We meet with his school for his re-entry IEP in a week.   
> We were already planning on requesting blood testing in the
> classrooms (which they have NEVER allowed before).     Do I need to
> be requesting a special meeting, or just get special forms prior to
> the meeting?

Make your request for the 504 meeting in writing. Sign only a plan 
that you and your doctor agree to, nothing else.

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