Student Services/Special Education

Director of Student Services: Dr. Raquel Wilson

Special Education Documents and Resources


District 88 is committed to providing parents with the tools, resources, and training necessary to effectively advocate for their special needs students. This site contains parent information from District 88, the Illinois State Board of Education, as well as outside agencies. The information on this page is provided as a resource to the parents of District 88. Inclusion of any events or information on this page does not constitute any sponsorship or endorsement by District 88 unless directly specified. If you are seeking additional information or have information you would like included on this page, please contact Jean Barbanente, Assistant Superintendent, at


Special Education Forms and Legal Notices

IEP Meetings in District 88.pdf

Parent Prep for IEP Meeting.pdf

Notice of Procedural Safeguards - English.pdf

Notice of Procedural Safeguards- Spanish.pdf

Educational Rights and Responsibilties Parent Guide-English_pf.pdf

Educational Rights and Responsiblities-Spanish.pdf



SPED Required Notices-English.pdf

SPED Required Notices-Spanish.pdf

IEP QA from Office of Special Education Programs.pdf

The IEP Process.pdf


Upcoming Parent Events

SSA Webinair Transition Guardian Night Oct 10 2019

Transition Guardian Night Email Notification Sign UP




Post-secondary Transition Information

Post-secondary Options for Students with Intellectual Disabilities.pdf

College Programs for Students with SLD and ADHD.pdf

Next Steps Illinois

 Resources for Post-secondary preparation

STEP Program.pdf