Homebound Services

Office of School Culture

Division of Responsibility - Cooperating to Provide Educational Services to Homebound Students

PDF DocumentHomebound Service Application

School:

  • Distributes and collects Homebound Application and note from the physician
  • Forwards the application and physician's note to the Office of School Culture 
  • Collects course work from teachers and makes it available to the homebound teacher
  • Classroom teachers grade work, maintain grades for student and communicate with the homebound teacher on the progress of the student

Office of School Culture:

  • Accepts application and physician's note from school
  • Obtains verification for services from DAPA
  • Contacts family to confirm receipt of application
  • Identifies a teacher with the help of the school principal.
  • Distributes necessary documents to the Homebound Teacher
  • Collects and processes time sheets for Homebound teachers
  • Sends a letter to the family to confirm services and identify the teacher

Homebound Teacher:

  • Contacts family to establish days, times and location for services
  • Obtains work from the student's school and returns work when complete
  • Provides tutorial services to help student gain basic information to complete assignments
  • Communicates with teacher(s) at school on student progress
  • Proctors standardized tests if applicable
  • Fills out Service Log and Time Sheet bi-weekly or monthly and sends them to the Office of School Culture for processing