Monticello Montessori Charter School
AMMON (IdahoEdNews.org) — The State Department of Education says a public charter school in Ammon has violated several state and federal special education laws.
Monticello Montessori Charter School is “out of compliance” with eight of nine special education requirements outlined in formal complaints filed by both the parent of a local special needs student and the SDE, according to a March 22 report signed by Mont Hibbard, who contracts with the SDE to conduct complaint investigations, and SDE Dispute Resolutions Coordinator Jeff Brandt. The student’s mother last week shared the report with Idaho EdNews.
Issues at the school include violations of both the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and Idaho Special Education Manual. The report outlines a range of “corrective