About Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) Services

Specialized Instruction

A wide range of services are available to support students who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing in academic and social situations. These services include:

  • Small group instruction
  • Sign Language Interpreter (SLI) services
  • Facilitation of Foundational Listening and Spoken Language (LSL)
  • Social and self-advocacy skills
  • Support for individuals with deafblindness and their families

All specialized instruction is designed to meet each student’s individual needs.

Eligibility

Deaf and Hard of Hearing services are available for individuals who are birth to 21 and satisfy the following:

  • Meet Deaf and Hard of Hearing eligibility criteria, as documented by an Audiologist
  • Have been evaluated by a Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • Meet residency requirements

For an evaluation, please contact the student’s classroom teacher or service provider.

Technology Support

Students with hearing loss may be eligible for assistive technology services.