Pupil Services

East Pennsboro Area School District’s


Students at Risk in Education:

Child Study Program








ü      Each Building has a STAR: Child Study Team

ü      Each STAR team meets bi-weekly

ü      The Student Services Specialist Chairs the STAR team meetings




ü      Any staff member, student, or parent can make a referral to the STAR team by completing a STAR Referral Form

ü      All referral forms are given to the Student Services Specialist


STAR Team Meetings:


ü      At STAR team meetings, all referrals are reviewed by the team

¨      The referral is given a number for tracking purposes

¨      An action plan is developed

¨      A Case Manager is assigned to the referral

¨      Each member of the team who has a step in the action plan gets a copy of the action plan

¨      Teachers are given feedback on the status of the referral by the case manager


ü      The first portion of the STAR Team meeting is spent on new referrals


ü      The last portion of the STAR Team meeting is spent reviewing action plan progress of current referrals