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M. Ann Levett, Ed.D.
Superintendent of Schools

Savannah-Chatham Co.
Public School System

208 Bull Street
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 395-5600


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208 Bull Street
(Admin. Offices)

2 Laura Avenue
(Board Meetings)

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What is Section 504?

Section 504 is a federal law that protects the civil rights of persons with disabilities. The district is required to:

  •  identify and notify qualified disabled students of their rights.
  •  evaluate students to determine eligibility.
  •  meet the needs of eligible, disabled students as adequately as the needs of nondisabled students.
  •  provide a free appropriate public education (FAPE).
  •  provide the parents of each eligible student with the required procedural safeguards.

Who is Eligible?

Students of the Savannah-Chatham County Public School System between the ages of three (3) and twenty-two (22) years of age, who meet the following definition of disability:

  • Has a physical or mental impairment which substantially limits one or more major life activities
  • Has a record of such impairment
  • Is regarded as having such an impairment