Special Services

Department of Special Services

Director of Special Services - Ms. Diana Davis, M.Ed., LDTC
Child Study Team Office
467 Stillwell Avenue
Fort Lee, New Jersey 07024 Phone: 201.585.4652 ext. 1811 www.FLBOE.com

Special Education - Millis Public Schools

The Fort Lee Public School District's Special Services Department is committed to the location, identification, and provision of services for children with disabilities from 3 – 21 years of age.  Our Child Study Team, which consists of school psychologists, learning disability teacher consultants, school social workers, and related service providers, will work collaboratively to meet the educational and emotional needs of students Pre-K thorough 12th Grade.  Our team ensures a free, appropriate, public education (FAPE) placement for each child in the least restrictive environment.


SEPAG – Student Support Services – Milltown Public Schools

A reorganization of the Fort Lee Special Education Parent Advisory Group (SEPAG - formerly SEPAC) is coming soon!  Please stay tuned to this website for announcements!

Please see below for a special Parent Leadership virtual opportunity from
SPAN Parent Advocacy Network:

The START- Engaging Parents of Students with Disabilities in Schools Project at SPAN invites you to join us at the upcoming Statewide Special Education Parent Leadership Virtual Roundtable.

This is an opportunity for parents, Special Education Parent Advisory Group (SEPAG) members, school and district staff, and community members to come together to network and exchange tips, tools, and strategies to build collaborative partnerships that benefit students and their families. Simultaneous interpretation into Spanish is available. 

October 18th at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
October 20th at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
For additional information or to add a topic to the agenda, contact Tatsiana DaGrosa: tdagrosa@spanadvocacy.org

We hope to see you at this important event!


Our Pre-K - Grade 12 Special Education Programming options include:

  • In-Class Support settings featuring a co-teaching model
  • Pull-out Replacement classes
  • Resource Center classes 
  • Self-Contained Learning Environments:
    • LLD (Learning Language Disability) classrooms
    • MD (Multiple Disabilities) classrooms
  • Pre-K Disabled (PSD) learning environments 
  • Pre-K ABA Teaching Methodology

Please click the link to the left for a description of Special Education Programming specific to each grade level.
Student placement depends on the various levels of support necessary for your child to continue to making academic, social and emotional progress.  

**If your child has difficulty in the areas of academic achievement, social/emotional well-being or behavioral management, please feel free to reach out to the Department of Special Services for further information.**

Ms. Sonja Timpone, Head Secretary
201 - 585 - 4652 x 1811  stimpone@flboe.com

Ms. Nadine Cerny, Secretary
201 - 585 - 4652 x 1807  ncerny@flboe.com