O’Neill Collegiate is committed to Special Education and to meeting the needs of identified students through special programs such as the Academic Resource Room, Gifted Classes and Learning Strategies Classes.
Accommodations are provided as required to maximize academic potential and to meet the individual learning needs of each identified student. O’Neill welcomes the partnership of parents and teachers in the special education plan for student success and encourages regular communication.
Parents of identified students who would like more information about the Durham District School Board Special Education policies are encouraged to contact the O’Neill Special Education Department or the Board’s Special Education Department at (905) 666-5500.
Parents may download the DDSB Parents guide to Special Education and access SEAC (Special Education Advisory Committee) at http://ddsb.durham.edu.on.ca. On the website, click on Parent Resources and then go to Special Education. SEAC provides information, advice and assistance to parents/guardians whose children may require additional support.
O'Neill Special Education Department:
Head of Special Education: S. Hussain