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Moving with an IEP

Meeting IEP Criteria

”Image of a clip board and a family unpacking cardboard boxes that have writing on the outsides of them.

Text reads: When enrolling in a new school in the same state (intrastate), or in a new school in another state (interstate), a child with an I E P is provided services comparable to the incoming I E P as long as certain criteria are met. Each box gives more information.”

IDEA outlines specific criteria for providing comparable services when a child transfers with an IEP. Select each box for information about the criteria when transferring to a new school.

IEP was in Effect
Child was Indentified with a Disability
Same School Year
Moving to a Different State
Moving within the Same State