Special Programs is located in Richland, WA and is one of 18 schools in Richland School District. It is a sp-ed school that serves 105 students in grades PK-12.
Special Education schools are public schools that provide special services for children with disabilities (special physical, mental, or learning needs). Many special education schools also provide vocational training, adapted physical education, and assistive technology for their students.
Special Programs made AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Washington in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Special Programs's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Special Programs had 15% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Washington had 40% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Richland School District spends $8,561 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 57% on instruction, 38% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Richland School District District
In 2011, Special Programs had 25 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Washington average is 19 students per full-time equivalent teacher.