In re: Kayden and New Bedford Public Schools – BSEA # 19-04571

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMININSTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Kayden1 BSEA #1904571 RULING ON NEW BEDFORD PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTION TO JOIN THE MASSACHUSETTS DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on a Motion filed by the New Bedford Public Schools (New Bedford or “the…Look at this result

In Re: Student v. Quincy Public Schools – BSEA # 19-04761

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS   In Re : Student v. Quincy Public Schools BSEA# 1904761 Ruling on Quincy Public Schools’ Motion to Dismiss Parent’s Hearing Request On December 3, 2018 Parent requested a non-discipline related Expedited Hearing in the above-referenced matter pursuant to Rule IIC1b ii of…Look at this result

In Re Molly & Peabody Public Schools – BSEA # 19-05404

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS _______________________________ IN RE MOLLY 1 & PEABODY PUBLIC SCHOOLS BSEA #1905404 _______________________________ RULING ON PEABODY PUBLIC SCHOOL’S MOTION TO DISMISS This matter comes before the Bureau of Special Education Appeals on the Motion of the Respondent School District, Peabody, to Dismiss the Hearing Request…Look at this result

In Re: Baystate Academy Public Charter School & Leland – BSEA #18-12372

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS Division of Administrative Law Appeals Bureau of Special Education Appeals _______________________________________ In Re: Baystate Academy Public Charter School & Leland1 BSEA #1812372 _______________________________________ RULING ON PARENT MOTION FOR RECUSAL This matter comes before the Hearing Officer at the request of the responding party, the Parent, that a different Hearing Officer be assigned…Look at this result

In Re: Student & Lincoln-Sudbury Regional School District v. Boston Public Schools – BSEA #19-05403

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS ______________________________ In Re: Student & Lincoln-Sudbury Regional School District v. Boston Public Schools BSEA #1905403 _______________________________   RULING ON MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT The instant case requires a determination of which school district is programmatically and/or fiscally responsible for Student’s day placement at…Look at this result

In Re: Student & Montachusett R.V.T.S. – BSEA # 19-04777

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS ____________________________ In Re: Student & Montachusett R.V.T.S. (“Monty Tech.”) BSEA No. 1904777 _____________________ RULING ON MOTION OF PARENT FOR RECUSAL OF HEARING OFFICER On December 4, 2018, Parent filed the above-entitled Hearing Request with the Bureau of Special Education Appeals (BSEA). On…Look at this result

Student & Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School – BSEA # 19-04777

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS ____________________________ Student & Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School BSEA No. 1904777 _____________________ RULING ON SCHOOL’S AMENDED MOTION TO DISMISS, CONSTRUED AS AN AMENDED MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT On December 17, 2018, Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School (“Monty Tech”) filed a Motion to…Look at this result

In re: Larry and Lowell Public Schools – BSEA # 19-05981

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Larry1 BSEA #1905981 RULING ON LOWELL PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTION TO DISMISS AND PARENTS’ MOTION FOR SUMMARY DECISION This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on two motions: Lowell Public Schools’ Motion to Dismiss Parents’ Hearing Request, filed January 29, 2019,…Look at this result

In Re: Nalini & Nashoba Regional School District – BSEA # 19-06261

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS _____________________________ In Re: Nalini 1 & Nashoba Regional School District BSEA #1906261 _____________________________ RULING ON SCHOOL’S MOTION TO JOIN THE DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH This matter comes before the Hearing Officer pursuant to the Parents’January 31, 2010 request for a hearing to resolve a…Look at this result

In Re: Student & Boston Public Schools – BSEA # 19-00241

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS ______________________________ In Re: Student & Boston Public Schools BSEA #1900241 _______________________________ RULING ON CROSS-MOTIONS FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT This case concerns the alleged failure of the Boston Public Schools (Boston or BPS) to provide the parents of a special education student with the student’s…Look at this result

In Re : Easthampton Public Schools v. Student – BSEA # 19-04761

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS   In Re : Easthampton Public Schools v. Student BSEA# 1904761   RULING ON PARENT’S MOTION FOR RECUSAL OF THE HEARING OFFICER On February 11, 2019, Parent in the above-referenced matter filed a Motion for Recusal of the Hearing Officer written in…Look at this result

In RE: Student v. Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School – BSEA # 19-07993

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In RE: Student v. Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School BSEA # 1907993 Ruling on Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School Motion to Dismiss On March 6, 2019, Parent requested a Hearing in the above-referenced matter raising essentially the same issues and claims previously raised in…Look at this result

In re: Nina and Mendon-Upton Regional School District – BSEA # 19-07157

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Nina1 BSEA: 1907157 RULING ON PARENTS’ MOTION TO ALLOW PARENT TO CHAPERONE FIELD TRIP This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on the Motion to Allow Parent to Chaperone Field Trip [“Motion“] filed by Parents on April 5, 2019. In…Look at this result

In re: Oliver v. Falmouth Public Schools – BSEA # 19-06369

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMININSTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Oliver 1 v. Falmouth Public Schools BSEA #1906369 RULING ON FALMOUTH PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTIONS TO JOIN THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AND THE DEPARMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on two joinder motions filed…Look at this result

In re: Mark & Whitman-Hanson Regional School District – BSEA # 19-08079

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Mark1 BSEA #1908079 RULING ON PARENT’S MOTION TO DISMISS; MOTION FOR A COURT REPORTER FOR THE HEARING; AND MOTION FOR OBSERVATION OF PROPOSED PROGRAM This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on several motions filed by Parent in a pending…Look at this result

In re: Cole and Middleton Public School District – BSEA #19-09931

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMININSTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Cole1 BSEA #1909931 RULING ON MIDDLETON PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on the Motion for Summary Judgment [hereinafter “Motion”] filed by Middleton Public School (“Middleton” or “the District”) on May 14, 2019….Look at this result

In re: Mark and Whitman-Hanson Regional School District – BSEA # 19-08079

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMININSTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Mark1 BSEA #1908079 RULINGS ON PARENT’S MOTION TO RECUSE AND MOTION FOR PRODUCTION OF DOCUMENTS This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on Parent’s Motion to Recuse and Motion for Production of Documents, filed on May 17, 2019. Whitman-Hanson Regional…Look at this result

In Re: Pembroke Public Schools v. Student – BSEA # 19-11125

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS   In Re : Pembroke Public Schools v. Student BSEA# 1911125 ORDER & RULING This Order is issued pursuant to the telephone conference call held on June 12, 2019, in the above-referenced matter between counsel for Pembroke Public Schools, Parent’s advocate and…Look at this result

In re: Student v. Middleborough Public Schools – BSEA # 19-08850

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMININSTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Student v. Middleborough Public Schools BSEA #1908850 RULING ON MIDDLEBOROUGH PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTION TO JOIN THE DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES AND THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES On May 28, 2019, Middleborough Public Schools’ (MPS) filed a Motion for Joinder…Look at this result

In re: Pembroke Public Schools v. Student – BSEA # 19-11125 R2

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Pembroke Public Schools v. Student BSEA #1911125 RULING ON PARENT’S MOTION TO DISMISS PEMBROKE PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ REQUEST FOR HEARING On June 5, 2019, Parent filed a Motion to Dismiss the Hearing Request filed by Pembroke Public Schools (Pembroke), pursuant to…Look at this result

In re: Pembroke Public Schools v. Student – BSEA # 19-11125 R3

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Pembroke Public Schools v. Student BSEA #1911125 RULING ON PARENT’S PRE-HEARING MOTION FOR STAY-PUT ON THE LAST ACCEPTED IEP On June 19, 2019, Parent filed a Pre-hearing Motion For Stay-Put On The Last Accepted IEP. According to Parent, Evergreen School…Look at this result

In re: Student v. Middleborough Public Schools – BSEA # 19-11053

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMININSTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Student v. Middleborough Public Schools BSEA # 1911053 RULING ON MIDDLEBOROUGH PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTION TO JOIN THE DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH This ruling is rendered pursuant to M.G.L. chapters 30A and 71B; 20 U.S.C. §1400 et seq.; 29 U.S.C. §794;…Look at this result

In Re: Ozal & Billerica Public Schools – BSEA # 19-11391

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS _______________________________ IN RE: OZAL 1 & BILLERICA PUBLIC SCHOOLS BSEA #19-11391 _______________________________ RULING ON CROSS MOTIONS FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT This matter comes before the BSEA initially on Billerica’s May 30, 2019 Request for Hearing seeking relief from the Parents’ Request for Public Funding…Look at this result

In Re: Neighborhood House Charter School – BSEA # 19-09934

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In Re: Neighborhood House Charter School BSEA #1909934 RULING ON NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE CHARTER SCHOOL’S MOTION TO DISMISS In the instant case, the Neighborhood House Charter School (NHCS or School) proposed IEPs for Student for the periods of November 2017-November 2018 and June…Look at this result

In Re: Student & Neighborhood House Charter School – BSEA # 19-09934

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS Division of Administrative Law Appeals Bureau of Special Education Appeals ______________________________ In Re: Student & Neighborhood House Charter School BSEA #1909934 _______________________________ RULING ON MOTION OF NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE CHARTER SCHOOL TO JOIN BOSTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS AS A NECESSARY PARTY 1 On April 24, 2019, Parent filed a request for hearing with the…Look at this result

In re: Easthampton Public Schools v. Student – BSEA # 19-11816

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCAITON APPEALS In re: Easthampton Public Schools v. Student BSEA# 1911816 CLARIFICATION ORDER On June 7, 2019, Easthampton Public Schools (Easthampton) filed a Motion for Summary Judgment (Motion) in the above-referenced matter. A Ruling on this Motion, denying Summary Judgment, was issued on July…Look at this result

In re: Student v. Brookline Public Schools – BSEA # 19-12553

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Student v. Brookline Public Schools BSEA #1912553 RULING ON BROOKLINE PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ PARTIAL MOTION TO DISMISS On July 12, 2019, Brookline Public Schools (Brookline) filed a Partial Motion to Dismiss (Motion) the Hearing Request filed by Parents, asserting that it…Look at this result

In re: Ryan – BSEA # 20-01219

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Ryan1 BSEA #2001219 RULING ON NORTH MIDDLESEX REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT’S PARTIAL MOTION TO DISMISS This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on North Middlesex Regional School District’s Motion to Dismiss Relative to Disciplinary Issues and Related Request for Relief, filed…Look at this result

In re: Mark v. Whitman-Hanson Regional School District  – BSEA 19-08079

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Mark1 v. Whitman-Hanson Regional School District BSEA #19-08079 RULING ON PARENT’S SECOND MOTION TO DISMISS This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on Parent’s second Motion to Dismiss [hereinafter “Second Motion”] the Hearing Request filed by Whitman-Hanson Regional School District…Look at this result

In re: Mark v. Whitman-Hanson Regional School District – BSEA 19-08079D

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Mark1 v. Whitman-Hanson Regional School District BSEA #1908079  DECISION This decision is issued pursuant to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (20 USC 1400 et seq.), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 USC 794), the state special…Look at this result