• Special Education/Pupil Services

    West York Area School District offers a number of services to its students and their families to support their academic experiences. If you wish to receive information about available services or if you wish to learn how to access these services, please feel free to contact the Special Education Department.

    Ms. Traci Stauffer, Director of Special Education & Pupil Services
    Ms. Traci Stauffer
    Director of Special Education & Pupil Services

    Contact Information
    Ph: (717) 792-2796 x1026
    Fax: (717) 764-7910
    Mailing Address:
    1891 Loucks Road, Suite 100
    York, PA17408


  • Ms. Terri Riedel PIMS Coordinator
  • Ms. Jaime Betz Administrative Assistant

UPDATE! For Review

  • The 2024-2027 Special Education Plan is available for review prior to School Board consideration for approval at the April 16, 2024 School Board meeting.

    2024-2027 Special Education Plan

    Change in Age of Eligibility for Free and Appropriate Public Education, Policy Revision
    PDE has revised its guidance pertaining to INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABLITIES EDUCATION ACT PART B POLICIES AND PROCEDURES UNDER 34 CFR §§ 300.101—300.176 as follows: IDEA PartB

    The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania ensures that all children with disabilities ages 3 years through 21 years residing in Pennsylvania have the right to a FAPE, including children with disabilities who have been suspended or expelled from school. The commonwealth shall make FAPE available to a child with a disability eligible under IDEA until the student turns 22. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, a child eligible under IDEA who attains the age of twenty-one (21) years may remain enrolled in their resident district free of charge until their 22nd birthday.

    Frequently Asked Questions


    2021-2024 Special Education Plan

    Annual Notice of Special Education Services

     Aviso público anual de servicios de educación especial