Special Education
The East Penn School District provides special education services for the following disability categories.

The students represented in some of these categories may be less than ten, therefore the number of students will not be represented in table or chart form.


The students represented in each of these categories is less than ten, therefore the number of students will not be represent in table or chart form.

Grade

Primary Disability

2006-07 

2007-08  

2008-09 

2009-10  

Female

Male

Total

Female

Male

Total

Female

Male

Total

Female

Male

Total

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grade Six

Autism Exceptionality

0

0

0

1

1

2

0

1

1

1

0

1

Deaf/Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Emotional Disturbance

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

0

1

1

Hearing Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Mental Retardation

1

0

1

0

0

0

0

1

1

1

0

1

Multiple Disabilities

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Orthopedic Impairment

1

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Other Health Impairments

0

2

2

1

4

5

2

0

2

0

4

4

Specific Learning Disability

5

11

16

9

9

18

10

13

23

5

5

10

Speech or Language Impairment

4

13

17

7

14

21

9

12

21

11

11

22

Traumatic Brain Injury

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Visual Impairment incl. Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Total  

11

26

37

18

28

46

21

28

49

18

21

39

Total by Gender

30%

70%

 

39%

61%

 

43%

57%

 

46%

54%

 

Total Percentage

17%

19%

20%

15%

Grade Seven

Autism Exceptionality

0

1

1

0

0

0

2

1

3

0

1

1

Deaf/Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Emotional Disturbance

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

2

3

Hearing Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

Mental Retardation

0

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

Multiple Disabilities

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Orthopedic Impairment

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

Other Health Impairments

1

1

2

0

2

2

1

4

5

4

0

4

Specific Learning Disability

9

8

17

5

10

15

8

9

17

11

14

25

Speech or Language Impairment

3

9

12

4

13

17

6

13

19

9

12

21

Traumatic Brain Injury

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Visual Impairment incl. Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Total  

13

20

33

10

25

35

17

28

45

25

30

55

Total by Gender

39%

61%

 

29%

71%

 

38%

62%

 

45%

55%

 

Total Percentage

14%

15%

18%

21%

Grade Eight

Autism Exceptionality

1

0

1

0

1

1

1

0

1

2

3

5

Deaf/Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Emotional Disturbance

0

4

4

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Hearing Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

Mental Retardation

0

0

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

0

1

1

Multiple Disabilities

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Orthopedic Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

0

0

Other Health Impairments

0

2

2

1

1

2

0

2

2

1

5

6

Specific Learning Disability

4

18

22

13

8

21

6

13

19

8

8

16

Speech or Language Impairment

0

4

4

4

8

12

4

15

19

6

13

19

Traumatic Brain Injury

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Visual Impairment incl. Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Total  

5

28

33

18

19

37

12

30

42

17

31

48

Total by Gender

15%

85%

 

49%

51%

 

29%

71%

 

35%

65%

 

Total Percentage

14%

15%

18%

18%

Grade

 

2006-07 

2007-08 

2008-09 

2009-10 

Female

Male

Total

Female

Male

Total

Female

Male

Total

Female

Male

Total

Grade 6

Total by Gender

30%

70%

 

39%

61%

 

43%

57%

 

46%

54%

 

Total Percentage

17%

19%

20%

15%

Grade 7

Total by Gender

39%

61%

 

29%

71%

 

38%

62%

 

45%

55%

 

Total Percentage

14%

15%

18%

21%

Grade 8

Total by Gender

15%

85%

 

49%

51%

 

29%

71%

 

35%

65%

 

Total Percentage

14%

15%

18%

18%