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Program Waiver Forms

It is the Department's goal to work in partnership with you to ensure that all students reach higher levels of learning. As part of this ongoing effort, you may wish to request a waiver of certain state or federal regulations in order to address student's educational needs.

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Cover Letter
Request for Waiver Cover Sheet
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Form A
Education Flexibility Partnership Demonstration Site Program
"Ed Flex" Goals 2000 section 311 (e)
(Includes Cover Letter)
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Form B
Special Education Regulations Instruction Grouping Requirements
Age Span 603 CMR 28.06(6)(f)
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Form C
Special Education Regulations: Alternative Compliance 603 CMR 28.03 (5)
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Form D
Other

There is no longer a Request for Waiver from Special Education Regulations relating to Class Size form. Instead, school districts are now required to NOTIFY the Department of an increased instructional group size. There is a Notification of Increased Instructional Group Size form (28M1) posted on the Special Education page.

Please complete the appropriate waiver request forms and return via mail to:

Mitchell D. Chester
Commissioner of Education
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
75 Pleasant Street
Malden, MA 02148
Phone: (781) 338-3000
Fax: (781) 338-3370



Last Updated: July 12, 2010
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