Special Education

Special Education & Related Services
Preschool Services
Response to Intervention
Alternate Assessment
Transition Resources
Assistive Technology
Special Education Advisory Committee
Progression of Supports/Contacts
Upcoming Events

Welcome to the Chariho Regional School District's Special Education Department  

The Special Education Department supports students' ages 3-21 who require specialized instruction.

The department supports the services of Chariho's special educators,
general educators, teaching assistants, school social workers, school psychologists,
occupational therapists, physical therapists, adaptive physical educators, speech
and language pathologists, and the assistive technology coordinator and early child coordinator.

Special Education Department Contact Information:
Special Education Administrators:
Jennifer C. Durkin
Director of Special Education
401-364-1160 xt. 2031
Jennifer [dot] Durkin [at] Chariho [dot] k12 [dot] ri [dot] us
Mary K. Markovitz, Ph.D.
Assistant Director of Special Education
401-364-1160 xt. 2033
Mary [dot] Markovitz [at] Chariho [dot] k12 [dot] ri [dot] us
Helpful Links
RIDE Special Education
RI Parent Information Network
RI Technical Assistance Project
USDOE - Office of Special Education Programs
Disability & Special Education Acronyms
RI Procedural Safeguards
RIC Sherlock Center on Disabilities
Individuals w. Disabilities Education Act
Unified Sports Schedule