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Section 504

Contact Info

(203) 977-4524

(203) 977-4985

5th Floor, Stamford Government Center (North)
888 Washington Blvd.
Stamford, CT 06901
United States

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Rehabilitation Act of 1973

What is a 504 Plan?

A 504 is a legal document that provides a guarantee and certain rights for a child with disabilities.

What Are Some Facts About a 504?

  • A 504 is not a part of Special Education and are covered by different laws
  • A 504 plan is to support a child to thrive in school who has a disability
  • A 504 plan outlines accommodations for a child that can include:                                                         
    • Change in Environment (such as taking a test in a separate setting)                                               
    • Change in Instruction (such as frequent check-ins on key concepts)


Section 504 Coordinator

Dr. Michael Fernandes

Stamford Public Schools

888 Washington Blvd.

5th Floor North

Stamford, CT 06901