• Child Find


  • Brevard Public Schools is responsible for Child Find identification and evaluation for all students residing in Brevard County suspected of having a disability. This includes children birth through 21 years of age who are in public schools, private schools, are being home schooled or are kindergarten eligible, bur not enrolled. Early identification and intervention is essential to help ensure school success.

    If your child is having significant difficulty with vision, hearing, speech, or behavior, is experiencing slow development typical for his or her age, physical impairments, or learning difficulty, he or she may be a child with a disability. Through partnerships with communitiy agencies, discretionary projects and strong system wide supports, Brevard Public Schools provides ongoing resources and interventions to children suspected of having a disability.



  • For more information, please contact the following individuals or agencies:


    Birth to 36 Months Old

     Early Steps 

    (321) 634-3688 

    Early Steps Website


    Three to Five Years Old

    FDLRS East Child Find 

    (321) 633-1000 ext. 11552

    FLDRS East Child Find Website


    Kindergarten through 12th Grade

    Contact the ESE Support Specialist or Principal at your neighborhood public school 


    Post High School through 21 Years Old

    David O'Brien

    Coordinator, Student Services, Program Support

    (321) 633-1000, ext. 11575

    Brevard Public Schools' Transition Programs