• Student Support Services

    259 Lafayette Avenue
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    973-457-2502

    Student Support Services is charged with responsibility for many different services provided to the children in the district's schools.

    Services include:

    • Child Study Team services
    • Special education
    • Basic Skills Instruction
    • Speech and language services
    • Related Services: Speech, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Counseling
    • School health services
    • Student assistance counseling
    • Home Instruction

    District Special Education Programs

     

    Resource Centers and Self-contained classes maintain compliance with NJAC 6A:14 class size requirements

     

    Milton Avenue School

    Half Day Preschool Child with disabilities class

    Half Day Preschool Inclusion class

    Full Day Preschool Child with disabilities class

    Self-contained class

    Resource Center classes for Language Arts and Math

    In-class Resource with General Education and Special Education Teacher in general education classroom. (class and grade specific as needed)

    Paraprofessional Support in General Education classroom (class and grade specific as needed)

     Southern Boulevard School

    Self-contained class

    Resource Center classes for Language Arts and Math

    In-class Resource with General Education and Special Education Teacher in general education classroom. (class and grade specific as needed)

    Paraprofessional Support in General Education classroom (class and grade specific as needed)

     Washington Avenue School

    2 Self-contained classes

    Resource Center classes for Language Arts and Math

    In-class Resource with General Education and Special Education Teacher in general education classroom. (class and grade specific as needed)

    Paraprofessional Support in General Education classroom (class and grade specific as needed)

     Lafayette Avenue School

    3 Self-contained classes

    Resource Center for Language Arts and Math

    In-class Resource with General Education and Special Education Teacher in general education classroom. (class and grade specific as needed)

    Paraprofessional Support in General Education classroom (class and grade specific as needed)

     Middle School

    2 Self-contained classes

    Resource Center for Language Arts, Math and Learning Skills

    In-class Resource with General Education and Special Education Teacher in general education classroom. (class and grade specific as needed)

    Paraprofessional Support in General Education classroom (class and grade specific as needed)

     High School

    Self-contained class

    Foundation Level classes (same as a Resource Center) (class and grade specific as needed)

    Learning Skills class (same as a Resource Center)

    Concept Level General Education classes (general education classroom with either a general education and special education teacher co-teaching or a general education teacher with paraprofessional support (class and grade specific as needed)

    Out of district placements when it is determined by the IEP team that there is no appropriate program within the district.