Special Education Child Find

Bethel-Tate Local School District
Child Find: Identifying Children with Disabilities

Bethel-Tate Local School District has the responsibility of identifying children from birth through age 21 who may be in need of special education services. For ages birth to 3, a disability refers to an established condition known to result in a developmental delay. For ages 3-5, a disability refers to a documented deficit in one or more the following developmental areas: communication, vision, hearing, motor skills, social-emotional/behavioral functioning, self-help skills and/or cognitive skills. For ages 5-21, a disability means that a student has been identified as having one of the following:  Autism, Cognitive Disability, Deaf-Blindness, Deafness, Emotional Disturbance, Hearing Impairment, Multiple Disabilities, Orthopedic Impairment, Other Health Impairment, Specific Learning Disability, Speech or Language Impairment, Traumatic Brain Injury, and Visual Impairment (including blindness).  


If you suspect your child may have a disability, please contact the school district:

Preschool:     Special Education Director  (513) 734-2271 extension 7162

Grades k-2:   William Bick Primary Principal (513) 734-2271 extension 4

Grades 3-5:   Hill Intermediate School Principal (513) 734-2271 extension 3

Grades 6-8:   Bethel-Tate Middle School Principal (513) 734-2271 extension 2

Grades 9-12: Bethel-Tate High School Principal (513) 734-2271 extension 1