Please read this important letter from Mr. Martin Alwardt, Assistant Superintendent for Student Services, Avondale School District (click here).

Michigan Department of Education Office of Special Education: Fact Sheet (click here)

Select resources for our families to assist with Social Emotional challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Our Student Services Department provides programs and services for students residing in Avondale, ages birth to 26, who experience difficulty learning and/or have physical or other health needs.

The Student Services office provides support to the following departments:

English as a Second Language (ESL)
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Special Education
Early Childhood  

Assistant Superintendent for Student Services, Martin Alwardt, is the district compliance officer. Mr. Alwardt ensures that Avondale is compliant with Federal and State regulations and that any inquiries or complaints are dealt with promptly and in accordance with the law. 

He is also responsible for ensuring that the proper notice of nondiscrimination 
 for Title II, Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title IX of the Education Amendment Act of 1972; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation  Act of 1973 is provided to students, their parents, staff members and the 
general public.

Michigan Alliance for Families Information Education Support

Oakland County PAC Events START Learning Parent Module November 2, 2019   Register and learn more here
Oakland County PAC Special Needs Mom-to-Mom sale February 1, 2020   Register and learn more here
Oakland County PAC workshop for Trauma and Bullying March 3, 2020   Register and learn more here
Please click HERE for more information on the Great Start Readiness Program
Great Start Readiness Program
Martin Alwardt
Assistant Superintendent for Student Services
(248) 537-6015
Fax: (248) 537-6070

Project Find Coordinator and 
Student Service Secretary

Cindy Orman