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

1

1

2

0

4

4

0

2

2

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

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

1

1

0

2

2

3

1

4

0

3

3

Specific Learning Disability

5

3

8

1

3

4

2

2

4

1

0

1

Speech or Language Impairment

5

6

11

5

9

14

5

10

15

5

11

16

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

11

22

6

18

24

10

15

25

6

15

21

Total by Gender

50%

50%

 

25%

75%

 

40%

60%

 

29%

71%

 

Total Percentage

23%

32%

24%

17%

Grade Two

Autism Exceptionality

0

4

4

1

1

2

0

2

2

0

2

2

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

0

0

0

Hearing Impairment

0

0

0

0

1

1

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

0

1

0

0

0

0

2

2

3

1

4

Specific Learning Disability

2

4

6

5

5

10

1

2

3

2

4

6

Speech or Language Impairment

4

11

15

4

7

11

5

9

14

5

11

16

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

19

26

10

14

24

6

15

21

10

18

28

Total by Gender

27%

73%

 

42%

58%

 

29%

71%

 

36%

64%

 

Total Percentage

26%

24%

27%

24%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grade Three

Autism Exceptionality

1

0

1

0

4

4

1

1

2

0

2

2

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

0

0

0

Hearing Impairment

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

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

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

0

0

0

2

2

Specific Learning Disability

5

3

8

2

5

7

5

6

11

2

2

4

Speech or Language Impairment

5

5

10

4

12

16

4

7

11

5

9

14

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

8

19

7

21

28

10

15

25

7

15

22

Total by Gender

58%

42%

 

25%

75%

 

40%

60%

 

32%

68%

 

Total Percentage

21%

26%

23%

28%

Grade Four

Autism Exceptionality

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

4

4

1

2

3

Deaf/Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Emotional Disturbance

1

0

1

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

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

2

1

3

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

0

0

Specific Learning Disability

5

3

8

5

2

7

2

3

5

7

7

14

Speech or Language Impairment

5

4

9

5

4

9

5

10

15

4

8

12

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

8

21

11

6

17

8

17

25

12

18

30

Total by Gender

62%

38%

 

65%

35%

 

32%

68%

 

40%

60%

 

Total Percentage

25%

17%

22%

28%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grade Five

Autism Exceptionality

0

2

2

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

4

4

Deaf/Blindness

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Emotional Disturbance

0

0

0

1

0

1

0

0

0

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

1

0

1

1

1

2

0

1

1

1

1

2

Specific Learning Disability

7

3

10

6

1

7

4

3

7

2

3

5

Speech or Language Impairment

2

3

5

5

3

8

5

4

9

5

10

15

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  

10

8

18

13

5

18

10

8

18

8

18

26

Total by Gender

56%

44%

 

72%

28%

 

56%

44%

 

31%

69%

 

Total Percentage

23%

20%

17%

23%

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

50%

50%

 

25%

75%

 

40%

60%

 

29%

71%

 

Total Percentage

23%

 

32%

 

24%

 

17%

 

Grade 2

Total by Gender

27%

73%

 

42%

58%

 

29%

71%

 

36%

64%

 

Total Percentage

26%

 

24%

 

27%

 

24%

 

Grade 3

Total by Gender

58%

42%

 

25%

75%

 

40%

60%

 

32%

68%

 

Total Percentage

21%

 

26%

 

23%

 

28%

 

Grade 4

Total by Gender

62%

38%

 

65%

35%

 

32%

68%

 

40%

60%

 

Total Percentage

25%

 

17%

 

22%

 

28%

 

Grade 5

Total by Gender

56%

44%

 

72%

28%

 

56%

44%

 

31%

69%

 

Total Percentage

23%

 

20%

 

17%

 

23%