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 One

Autism Exceptionality

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

Deaf/Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Emotional Disturbance

0

1

1

0

1

1

0

0

0

0

1

1

Hearing Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

0

0

Mental Retardation

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Multiple Disabilities

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Orthopedic Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Other Health Impairments

1

2

3

0

0

0

0

2

2

0

1

1

Specific Learning Disability

2

3

5

0

4

4

0

2

2

0

1

1

Speech or Language Impairment

5

18

23

3

13

16

1

7

8

1

4

5

Traumatic Brain Injury

0

0

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

Visual Impairment incl. Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Total  

8

24

32

3

19

22

2

11

13

2

7

9

Total by Gender

25%

75%

 

14%

86%

 

15%

85%

 

22%

78%

 

Total Percentage

33%

30%

12%

7%

Grade Two

Autism Exceptionality

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

0

0

Deaf/Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Emotional Disturbance

0

2

2

0

1

1

0

2

2

0

0

0

Hearing Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

Mental Retardation

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Multiple Disabilities

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Orthopedic Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Other Health Impairments

0

0

0

1

1

2

0

0

0

0

2

2

Specific Learning Disability

2

3

5

2

2

4

0

3

3

0

2

2

Speech or Language Impairment

6

12

18

6

17

23

3

11

14

1

8

9

Traumatic Brain Injury

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

Visual Impairment incl. Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Total  

8

17

25

9

21

30

4

17

21

2

12

14

Total by Gender

32%

68%

 

30%

70%

 

19%

81%

 

14%

86%

 

Total Percentage

25%

30%

27%

12%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grade Three

Autism Exceptionality

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

1

Deaf/Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Emotional Disturbance

0

1

1

0

3

3

0

3

3

0

0

0

Hearing Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Mental Retardation

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Multiple Disabilities

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Orthopedic Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Other Health Impairments

0

3

3

0

0

0

1

1

2

0

0

0

Specific Learning Disability

4

1

5

3

3

6

2

3

5

0

4

4

Speech or Language Impairment

6

9

15

7

12

19

8

17

25

4

12

16

Traumatic Brain Injury

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

Visual Impairment incl. Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Total  

10

14

24

10

18

28

11

24

35

5

17

22

Total by Gender

42%

58%

 

36%

64%

 

31%

69%

 

23%

77%

 

Total Percentage

26%

26%

32%

28%

Grade Four

Autism Exceptionality

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Deaf/Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Emotional Disturbance

0

3

3

0

1

1

0

3

3

0

3

3

Hearing Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Mental Retardation

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Multiple Disabilities

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Orthopedic Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Other Health Impairments

1

1

2

0

3

3

0

0

0

0

1

1

Specific Learning Disability

2

4

6

3

1

4

3

2

5

2

3

5

Speech or Language Impairment

4

6

10

7

9

16

7

11

18

8

18

26

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  

7

14

21

10

14

24

10

16

26

10

25

35

Total by Gender

33%

67%

 

42%

58%

 

38%

62%

 

29%

71%

 

Total Percentage

25%

24%

23%

32%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grade Five

Autism Exceptionality

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Deaf/Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Emotional Disturbance

0

3

3

0

2

2

0

2

2

0

0

0

Hearing Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Mental Retardation

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Multiple Disabilities

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Orthopedic Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Other Health Impairments

0

2

2

3

0

3

0

3

3

1

0

1

Specific Learning Disability

4

5

9

3

4

7

3

2

5

3

2

5

Speech or Language Impairment

2

11

13

4

5

9

7

9

16

7

12

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  

6

21

27

10

11

21

10

16

26

11

14

25

Total by Gender

22%

78%

 

48%

52%

 

38%

62%

 

44%

56%

 

Total Percentage

34%

23%

25%

22%

Total Percentage - Special Education

Grade

Primary Disability

2006-07 

2007-08 

2008-09 

2009-10 

Female

Male

Total

Female

Male

Total

Female

Male

Total

Female

Male

Total

Grade 1

Total by Gender

25%

75%

 

14%

86%

 

15%

85%

 

22%

78%

 

Total Percentage

33%

 

30%

 

12%

 

7%

 

Grade 2

Total by Gender

32%

68%

 

30%

70%

 

19%

81%

 

14%

86%

 

Total Percentage

25%

 

30%

 

27%

 

12%

 

Grade 3

Total by Gender

42%

58%

 

36%

64%

 

31%

69%

 

23%

77%

 

Total Percentage

26%

 

26%

 

32%

 

28%

 

Grade 4

Total by Gender

33%

67%

 

42%

58%

 

38%

62%

 

29%

71%

 

Total Percentage

25%

 

24%

 

23%

 

32%

 

Grade 5

Total by Gender

22%

78%

 

48%

52%

 

38%

62%

 

44%

56%

 

Total Percentage

34%

 

23%

 

25%

 

22%