Section 504

  • Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (commonly referred to as “504”) prohibits discrimination
    against students on the basis of their disability.

    The purpose of this fact sheet is to inform District employees and the community about Section 504. This
    reflects the District’s commitment to address the educational needs of ALL children.

    The District expects employees to be knowledgeable about the District procedures concerning Section 504, with a particular emphasis on parent and student rights. Our 504 Staff Manual can be found here. If you have Section 504 questions concerning either current students or prospective students, please contact:

    Laura Mahler
    Executive Director of Specialized Instruction and Student Services
    Birmingham Public Schools
    31301 Evergreen
    Beverly Hills, MI 48025
    248.203.3014

    Section 504 questions concerning employees and applicants for employment should be directed to:

    Dean Niforos
    Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources
    Birmingham Public Schools
    31301 Evergreen
    Beverly Hills, MI 48025
    248.203.3034

  • Section 504 Overview

  • Parental Rights - Section 504

  • Notice of Procedural Safeguards