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Special Services Transportation

Special Education students whose IEP indicates transportation is necessary will receive transportation services. Transportation is  provided as curb-to-curb service. This is defined as bus pick up and drop off at the curb in front of the student’s home, daycare provider, and school. The student’s special education facilitator must authorize any other destinations.

Parents are to communicate directly to the service provider any last minute absences, one-time changes, or planned vacations. Leave a message after hours and clearly stating your child’s name, your telephone number, the exact change needed, and the reason for the call/change.

We are aware that parents and students develop a rapport with their driver. However, drivers are not allowed to deviate from the specific route unless a Transportation Request Form has been completed and submitted by your Special Education Facilitator. Your facilitator is happy to process all your transportation concerns, inquiries and changes. Changes in transportation including address changes will take 3 full business days to process and implement.

Transportation emergencies should be phoned in directly to CASE and to your transportation provider, if possible. Feel free to keep us in the loop in case we can be of assistance (your Special Education Facilitator and Molly Niespo 630-827-4431).

Hopewell      Dispatch       815-463-9092 x1

CASE            Mia              630-942-5605 - In emergency, if no answer call 630-942-5600

School

Special Education Facilitator

Early Childhood Program 

Cathy Angelos    630-827-4167     cangelos@sd44.org

Glenn Westlake, Madison, Park View,  Butterfield

Keith Zmijewski  630-827-4148     kzmijewski@sd44.org

Hammerschmidt School, Manor Hill,  Pleasant Lane, Out of District and  CASE / SASED students

Krissy Goebbert  630-827-4445     kgoebbert@sd44.org


 

McKinney-Vento Transportation

Parents are to communicate directly to the transportation company any last minute absences (at least one hour in advance), one-time changes, or planned vacations.  All transportation changes should go through our office (Molly Niespo  630-827-4431).

American Taxi                                  847-259-2500