Applications due to Mrs. Wilson in room 102 by theFriday before March Break
added April 2, 2018
The Justin Eves Foundation will provide financial support for Ontario students with learning disabilities who meet the application criteria and who is attending a Canadian college or university or a post-secondary institution outside of Canada appropriate to their needs.
Criteria:An IEP only is not sufficient evidence to support your application alone. You must have a current comprehensive assessment diagnosing an LD (not ASD, not ADHD, not MID) which satisfies the below criteria. Checklist of documentation requirements for students with Learning Disabilities: Documentation must include all of the following
* Documentation is provided by a clinician qualified and experienced in the diagnosis of LD. * Demonstration of academic underachievement relative to the average student. It is mandatory to document under-achievement(or in-class achievement attained only with much effort or support) in one or more academic areas * Evidence that academic impairments are logically related to observed deficits in specific psychological processes. * Evidence that the identified deficit causes functional impairments. * Exclusion clause: Evidence that the identified impairments are not better explained by other conditions, environmental/educational deprivation, lack of motivation, cultural or linguistic diversity, psychological disturbance, or another co-existing condition.: