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 

9th Grade  

10th Grade  

11th Grade  

12th Grade  



_____ Visit the College and Career Center (CCC) and become familiar with the resources
           available (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 

____ 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: 



Links to Important Information:


Next Steps Workshops 






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.