Roanoke County Public Schools

Type of Facility: Public School System

Distance From Campus: 43 miles

Number of Schools: 30

Grades: PK-12

Academic/Clinical Prerequisites for Placement at the Facility: Appropriate coursework in child speech and language disorders; minimum two semesters in Radford University Speech, Language and Hearing Clinic.

Average number of clock hours per term earned by student: 110

Types of Activities Engaged at the Facility: Evaluation, treatment, child study, eligibility, IEP writing and meetings, reports and progress notes.  

Age Range served: 2-11

Disorders served:  articulation, language, fluency, voice, and phonological disorders, autism spectrum disorders, hearing impairment, and apraxia of speech

# of graduate students accepted each semester:  1 per site

Minimum # of practicum days expected per week:  3 or more

Number of clients served:  approximately 60

Student documentation Required: criminal background test