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SPECIAL EDUCATION HEARING OFFICER
Date of Birth
March 7, 2006
Date of Hearing
Type of Hearing
For the Student:
For the North Penn School District:
Director of Special Education
North Penn School District
401 East Hancock Street
Lansdale, PA 19446-Stephen J. Jacobson, Esq.
Sweet, Stevens, Tucker & Katz
331 Butler Avenue
P.O. Box 5069
New Britain, PA 18901-5069
Date of Hearing: March 7, 2006
Receipt of Transcript: March 12, 2006
Date of Decision: March 27, 2006
Hearing Officer: Daniel J. Myers
Student (Student) is [an elementary school-aged] former resident of the North Penn School District (School District) whose parent seeks reimbursement of private school tuition and the costs of privately secured evaluations because the School District did not retain Student in kindergarten as requested by Student’s parent.
Whether or not Student’s parent is entitled to reimbursement of private school tuition and/or evaluation costs?B-B-North-Penn-ODRNo-6198-05-06-LS