Transition Services: Helping students with disabilities make a successful transition to life after high school.
The following list of activities is recommended for Freshman:
Graduation Check List
_____ Visit the College and Career Center (CCC) and become familiar with the resources
available http://montgomeryschoolsmd.org/schools/magruderhs/CChomepage.html (save this link to your Favorites)
_____ Consider applying for accommodations on the PSAT/SAT for 10th -12th grade administration if appropriate
(Contact Donna Watson, RTSE at 301-840-4636)
_____ Meet with Mrs. Foster, Career Transition Specialist in Room A-220 to discuss career goals and Program
____ Become familiar with the CCC Family Connection career planning site https://connection.naviance.com/fc/signin.php?hsid=magruder
____ Attend your IEP meeting and have input on your 10th grade course work and long-term goals
____ Work on earning your student service learning (SSL) hours
____ Discuss Program Completer options: CCRD, Foreign Language, Child Development, Edison, etc.
____ Visit Edison website: www.mcps.k12.md.us/schools/edison
Links to Important Information:
MCPS Transition Services
Overview of transition services in MCPS.
ACT Guidelines for Students with Disabilities
Eligibility and registration information for ACT testing for students with disabilities.
SAT / PSAT Guidelines for Students With Disabilities
Eligibility andregistration information for the SAT and PSAT.
The HEATH Resource Center
The National Clearinghouse on Postsecondary Education for Individuals with Disabilities.
Learning Disabilities Association
The Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA) is a non-profit grassroots organization that works to advance the education and general welfare of children and adults with learning disabilities.