Accommodations for testing and programs

How do I request test accommodations for my child?
CTY has a process in place to work with you to ensure your child has the needed and appropriate support for their CTY program or course. A student’s IEP/50...
Fri, Jul 23, 2021 at 10:01 AM
Does my child have to take the SCAT/STB/ACT/SAT to qualify for CTY programs if they have a disability?
In order to qualify for CTY programs, students in grades 2-12 do have to achieve qualifying scores on an accepted test. For all tests, students can apply ...
Fri, Jul 23, 2021 at 10:00 AM
How do I request accommodations for my child for testing for the first time?
CTY has a process in place to work with you to ensure your child has the needed and appropriate support for their CTY qualifying test.   For the SCAT and ...
Fri, Jun 12, 2020 at 3:22 PM
If my child had accommodations approved in the past for testing or a program, do I need to request them again?
Approved accommodations do not automatically follow a student from one test, course, or program to the next. However, it is easy to renew any previously ap...
Fri, Jul 23, 2021 at 10:04 AM
How long does it take for an accommodation to be approved?
You will receive communication from CTY Disability Services within three business days in typical circumstances. Approvals can take longer. Typically, if d...
Fri, Jul 23, 2021 at 10:03 AM
If my child doesn’t have a disability but I have a request for accommodations, can you help?
CTY Disability Services can only approve accommodations for students with documented medical, learning, or other needs. If your child does not have a diagno...
Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 4:08 PM
What documentation is needed while requesting accommodations?
In general, we do need supporting documentation for an accommodation request. However, if your child is in the initial stages of a diagn...
Fri, Jul 23, 2021 at 10:08 AM
What if I don’t have documentation to support a request for accommodations?
In general, we do need supporting documentation for an accommodation request. However, if your child is in the initial stages of a diagnosis or there are ex...
Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 4:12 PM
Should I request accommodations for my child?
Thank you for contacting us. The decision to disclose a disability and request accommodations is one that you can opt to make at any time during your child...
Fri, Jul 23, 2021 at 10:06 AM